Telegraph

Aldi has a record turnover over Christmas contributing to their £10bn worth of sales in 2017. Fun fact: Aldi sold 200,000 bottles of wine, champagne and prosecco EVERY DAY in December.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/01/04/record-christmas-helps-aldi-sales-top-10bn-first-time/

The guardian

Parents are urged to limited children to two sugary snacks a day as the Guardian’s Sarah Boseley reports

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/jan/02/childrens-snacking-habits-setting-them-up-for-obesity-in-later-life

The i

With the new year brings new trends, we particularly like Sudi Pigott’s in Wednesday’s i … Vegan junk food is definitely something we can get on board with

https://inews.co.uk/inews-lifestyle/food-and-drink/whats-menu-2018/

The guardian

As of 5th March, under-16s will no longer be able to buy so-called energy drinks from Waitrose as reported by Rebecca Smithers in The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/jan/04/waitrose-bans-sale-energy-drinks-to-under-16s-children

Daily Mail

New year new you? The Daily Mail claims 20% of Brits want to ditch dairy products. No danger of that at PLPR HQ

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5233709/Fifth-Britons-try-dairy-free-diet-year.html