Grocery Shopping

How To Reduce The Amount Of Salt You Eat

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A new app has been launched to improve our health by helping us cut the hidden salt inside shoppers' food baskets. The SaltSwitch app allows users ...

Loose Onions and Carrots: Or, How to Steal from Sainsbury's

Michael Allen | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Michael Allen

My finger hovers over the image of 'loose onions'. Could I get away with it? Avocados are pretty expensive. My heartbeat rises and I peer out of the corner of my eye at the security guard by the door. ..

Rather Have a Flat Screen Than a Green Bean

Philip Dundas | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Philip Dundas

Let's face it: no matter how green or good it is, almost four quid for a lettuce is just wrong, no matter how many happy slugs have left their slimy trails in its crevices or how much grass-rich cow poo has fertilised the roots. Last week, a certain high-end 'organic' supermarket sold me a cheese at double the price I normally pay for it wholesale for the restaurant.

Superquinn to Close Death of the Supermarket?

Sian Breslin | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Superquinn to close. It is no more! The wailing, the tears, the outcry... it is almost as big a deal as the announcement of Westlife's breakup in 2011. For those of you from outside of Ireland, I am sure you are baffled by the above. Let me explain.

Rising Food Prices - Not Just Your Imagination

Sian Breslin | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Is it possible to continue to eat healthily while food prices rise? Processed, ready-made meals have been said to contribute to obesity levels. However, unfortunately such food is often cheaper than their healthy alternatives. What is the answer?

Hovis Sheds 900 Jobs

Charlie Thomas | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK

Hovis owner Premier Foods has announced it will close two of its bakeries, putting 900 jobs up for redundancy. The biggest impact will be in Birmin...

Iceland CEO Goes To New Frozen Extremes

Charlie Thomas | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

Iceland Foods celebrated its 42nd birthday on 19 November by recreating Robert Scott's British Antarctic Expedition to raise funds for charity. The...