Food Drink & Franchise

The first cashier-less store, Amazon Go opened this week in Seattle, it’s built on the idea of not having to queue. Shoppers waited in queues reportedly long enough to weave round the block…

The times

Dr Michael Mosley for the Times writes how dairy-free milks lack iodine, a nutrient which helps speed up metabolism and is essential to intellect. Pass us the cheese.


Harrods food hall is getting a makeover, the first big change in 30 years. “Harrods is calling it a Taste Revolution, but I call it about time.” Writes Richard Vines for Bloomberg.


Sales double for Fever-Tree as the drink maker delivered its 12th profit upgrade since listing in 2014, reports Ashley Armstrong for the Telegraph.

Evening Standard

And finally, great news for Londoners as Oxford Street is set to be the home to the UK’s biggest food hall!