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Minimum salary thresholds for migrants to be reviewed

Post-Brexit immigration plans that sparked fears of a further shortage of low-skilled staff are to be reviewed following intervention by home secretary Sajid Javid.

The family of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, who died after suffering an allergic reaction
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Natasha’s Law: reactions to new labelling legislation

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has announced the introduction of a new law that makes full ingredient labelling mandatory on all pre-packed food.

Full ingredients labelling to be required under new law

Hospitality trade groups have hit out at a new law that will make full ingredients labelling on all pre-packaged foods mandatory.

Bakeries targeted in new HSE dust inspection drive

Bakeries are among businesses to be targeted in a new crackdown on dust control by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

Mademoiselle Desserts is fined £36k for mixer injury

Mademoiselle Desserts Corby Limited has been fined £36,000 after a worker’s foot was broken by a mixer.

Government seeks views on mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid

The UK government has launched a consultation on its proposal to make the fortification of flour with folic acid mandatory.

FDF publishes updated gluten labelling guidance

The Food & Drink Federation (FDF) has published updated guidance for food business operators on how to label foods that contain gluten.

RGF fined £450k for Stock Exchange rule break

Renshaw and Brighter Foods owner Real Good Food has been fined £450,000 for breaching Alternative Investment Market (AIM) rules two years ago.

Fine Lady ordered to pay £180k for water offences

Fine Lady Bakeries has been ordered to pay more than £180,000 after waste material from the business entered the local sewer network.

Plastic straw ban to come into force in April 2020

Plastic straws and drink stirrers are to be banned in England from April 2020.

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