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Jo Hartley March 17, 2015 The Age REPRINTS & PERMISSIONS A mock-up of what the health warning could look like was posted to health advocacy group, Game Changer’s Facebook page and has since gone viral. Photo: Facebook If you are...

MARCH 19, 2015 News Limited FORMER New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates are launching a fund to help low- and middle-income countries fight often long and expensive legal battles with the tobacco industry. The newly...

MEDIA RELEASE March 19 2015 New research from the health lobby singing its own praises on its self-declared success of plain packaging not only ignores the available evidence, but is insulting to retailers burdened by the policy and the authorities...

March 17, 2015 NACS Online From being proactive to keeping full-service features, five tips for better customer service performance. ​NEW YORK – According to a study cited by the Customer Edge website, 80% of businesses believe they provide superior customer...

March 17, 2015 NACS Online QSR Magazine describes industry’s growing threat from c-stores and grocery stores. ​CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – A feature in this month’s issue of QSR Magazine describes how the quick-service restaurant community is facing increasing competition from...

Jena McGregor March 17, 2015 Washington Post Everyone loves to hate performance evaluations, and with good reason: Research has shown them to be ineffective, unreliable and unsatisfactory for seemingly everyone involved. They consume way too much time, leave most workers...

Esther Han March 17, 2015 The Age Food giants behind Coco Pops cereal, TipTop bread and Kraft spreads have been slammed in a new campaign for stalling on the introduction of star ratings that can help shoppers buy the healthiest...

Lydia DePillis March 18, 2015 Washington Post A federal court just ruled that the city can treat franchises like big businesses. In June of last year, Seattle became the first city in the United States to boost its minimum wage...

Kasey Edwards March 2, 2015 The Age As a brand new school mum, I’ve recently discovered that schools have assumed the role of the Lunch Box Police. Every morning tea and lunch is a test to see if kids and...

UK Telegraph 19 Mar 2015 German discounter planning to launch online grocery service across Europe, according to reports German discounter Aldi is planning to launch an online store in Britain, according to reports. The retailer, which has long avoided online...

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