Waitrose recalls sandwiches ‘due to potential Salmonella risk’ after Pret and Aldi scrapped products

Waitrose recalls sandwiches ‘due to potential Salmonella risk’ after Pret and Aldi scrapped products

waitrose is recalling some of its chicken sandwich range due to a potential salmonella risk amid a growing High Street poultry crisis. The move came as Pret A Manger removed all the chicken items on its menu, Aldi recalled its chicken and bacon Caesar wraps and Sainsburys took action on its cooked chicken offering. Waitrose … Read more

BlackRock says green activism over Russia energy fears

BlackRock says green activism over Russia energy fears

BlackRock has warned it will vote against most shareholder green activism this year for being too extreme, in a significant u-turn by the world’s biggest money manager. The company said it was concerned about proposals to stop financing fossil fuel companies, including forcing them to decommission assets and setting absolute targets for reducing emissions in … Read more

Rishi Sunak warms to energy windfall tax plan: Gas and oil giants may be told to pay up billions

Rishi Sunak warms to energy windfall tax plan: Gas and oil giants may be told to pay up billions

Rishi Sunak warms to energy windfall tax plan: Gas and oil giants may be told to pay billions to help cost of living crisis after Chancellor’s concerns over lack of action from industry giants Rishi Sunak orders officials to look into potential windfall tax on oil and gas firms Comes after MPs repeatedly ruled out … Read more

If you like piña coladas, you’re not alone: ​​pandemic drives sales of tropical cocktails | Cocktails

If you like piña coladas, you’re not alone: ​​pandemic drives sales of tropical cocktails |  Cocktails

Piña coladas and other such retro cocktails are back in vogue, with many Britons keen to capture the tropical beach holiday vibe with parasol-garnished drinks after two years of holidaying in the UK. Bars and supermarkets said rising demand for kitsch tipples, such as the mai tai, blue lagoon and tequila sunrise, reflected a post-pandemic … Read more