Tag Archives: Jamie’s Italian

Foodservice powers organic growth

Foodservice showed the strongest growth in organic sales of any sector in 2016, according to the Soil Association’s latest Organic Market Report. The 19.1% growth in sales of organic food and drink products into the foodservice market exceeded growth in supermarkets (+6.1%), independent retailers (+6.3%) and home delivery services (+10.5%) last year. Overall, the market…
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News review

Kids’ meals league table Jamie’s Italian has come top of the class in the Soil Association’s latest assessment of the food available to children in 21 of the high street’s leading restaurant chains. The company scored 64 out of 80; however only four other outlets scored more than half marks: Harvester, Giraffe, Wetherspoons and Wagamama.…
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Kids’ menus under the spotlight

WETHERSPOON IS one of the few chains doing well at catering for children, who are getting a 'raw deal' all too often according to researchers.   Wetherspoon might not be the first port of call for health- conscious parents, but perhaps it should be. The pub chain, which boasts over 880 outlets in the UK, has…
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Unhealthy meal options still dominate children’s menus, say campaigners

NEW RESEARCH out today (17th July) has revealed that some of Britain’s leading restaurant and pub chains are failing to offer healthy menu options for children.   The report, produced by the Soil Association and Organix as part of the Out to Lunch Campaign, revealed that children’s menus were still dominated by foods such as…
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