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Sugar Tax

The rabbit out of the hat of this year’s Budget was the surprise announcement to slap a sugar tax on the soft drinks industry, assessed by volume and introduced in two years' time. The proceeds will fund school sports. 


Cutting Red Tape: Update

The Government has announced (Thursday 3 March 2016) the way forward from here with a Cutting Red Tape review of Local Authority-enforced regulation.


BSA Launches Own Insurance Range

We've long since provided benefits to our members but this time we've gone one better. We've made our own! We're delighted to launch our very own range of bespoke insurances tailored to meet your business needs. 


Launching the British Sandwich and Food to Go Association

You’ve all seen the food to go addition to the title of our member magazine, International Sandwich and Food to Go News. We are delighted to announce that the remit of the BSA has grown to include Food to Go, too.


Low cost member Food Hygiene Training

A new on-line Level 2 food hygiene training programme has been launched by the Association using the latest accelerated learning techniques.


Everything in moderation: Especially Dietary Advice

Another day, another U-turn on dietary and nutrition advice, the saturated fat debate being the latest example! We’re now in danger of losing public confidence in advice on what we can or can’t eat - at a critical time, writes Simon Ambrose.


Aberdeen Bans Sandwiches - BSA Responds

Sandwiches have been taken off the menu at all Aberdeen schools. The city council said the decision was partly down to seasonal changes in the meals being offered to pupils and staff, and also down to forthcoming changes in food labelling legislation.