July 25, 2016

FRC report on energy drinks received wide press coverage

Last week, the Food Research Collaboration released its latest briefing paper, written by Shelina Visram (Durham University) and Kawther Hashem (Action on Sugar): “Energy drinks: what’s […]
July 19, 2016

Food Policy Briefing | Energy drinks: what’s the evidence?

by Shelina Visram (Durham University) and Kawther Hashem (Action on Sugar) The UK and many other countries have seen a rapid rise in the per capita […]
March 16, 2016

FRC authors react to sugar tax announcement

Earlier today, in his presentation of the 2016 budget, Chancellor George Osborne revealed plans for a sugar tax on soft drinks, as a measure towards reducing […]
February 10, 2016

Food Policy Briefing | Sugar Shift: Six Ideas for a Healthier and Fairer Food System

Ben Richardson, University of Warwick The World Health Organization and the UK’s Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition recommend that current levels of sugar consumption should be […]