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High level steering group 14 September 2011 meeting

The Food network high level steering group met on 14 September 2011.  The following issues were discussed at this meeting: Actions from last meeting and matters arising Phase 1 work programme: • recent developments and pledge progress; • salt pledge … Read more → – High level steering group 14 September 2011 meeting

High level steering group 22 June 2011 meeting

The Food network high level steering group met on 22 June 2011. The following issues were discussed at this meeting: Actions from last meeting and matters arising Proposals for calorie reduction and working arrangements for agreements Fruit and vegetable workstream … Read more → – High level steering group 22 June 2011 meeting

Calorie reduction pledge delivery plans published

Following the announcement of the Calorie Reduction pledge on 24 March , the Department has now published the delivery plans from the early signatories. In addition to the 17 companies that signed up at the start, a number of other … Read more → – Calorie reduction pledge delivery plans published

Dr Susan Jebb, food network chair on building momentum in the calorie reduction marathon

Susan Jebb

I am delighted that we have now announced the first group of companies who will lead the way on calorie reduction.  Importantly, this includes a broad range of businesses from the retailing, manufacturing and out of home sectors.  This collective … Read more → – Dr Susan Jebb, food network chair on building momentum in the calorie reduction marathon

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F4. Calorie Reduction

“Recognising that the Call to Action on Obesity in England set out the importance of action on obesity, and issued a challenge to the population to reduce its total calorie consumption by 5 billion calories (kcal) a day, We will … Read more → – F4. Calorie Reduction

New Calorie Reduction pledge

Through a new collective pledge on calorie reduction, the country’s biggest supermarkets, food manufacturers, caterers and food outlets are joining forces to help cut five billion calories from the nation’s daily diet, the Health Secretary Andrew Lansley announced today. England … Read more → – New Calorie Reduction pledge