Tag Archives: Wetherspoons

Food chains join forces to cut sugar

Some of the high street’s biggest food chains have signed up to a series of new health targets including a 20% reduction in sugar by 2020. The alliance, which includes Caffè Nero, Costa, Greggs, McDonald’s and Mitchells & Butlers, has created a new code of practice with the aim of driving responsible behaviour in product…
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Wetherspoon’s calls time on plastic straws

JD Wetherspoon has said it will stop automatically putting single use plastic straws in its drinks by the end of the year. The pub chain will instead have biodegradable paper straws available to customers who request them. The company said the changes were part of an overall commitment to reduce the amount of non-recyclable waste…
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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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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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