An Allergen Aware Christmas Dinner

The article below from Erudus tells you about suggested ways to ensure that your Christmas Dinner is allergy friendly. What suggestions do you have for a Christmas Dinner? Write your suggestions in the comments below.   Find out more here: An Allergen Aware Christmas Dinner

Eating in a Meeting – Podcast

    Last month was the Allergen Awareness Month in the US.  Caroline and Jacqui from HASUK joined Tracy Stuckrath from Thrive Meetings & Events on a podcast. You can listen to the conversations that took place about Eating in a Meeting here.   Facebook: Thrive! Meetings & Events – Teaching Confidence in Providing Safe […]

Délifrance Research Report

Délifrance research reveals how food operators must adapt to improve services for consumers with food allergies Leading bakery solution, Délifrance, today released its latest insight report aimed at helping food operators navigate the challenges of allergen legislation. More than 2 million UK consumers have a diagnosed food allergy and, according to experts, the UK is […]

3rd Party Delivery Services Allergen Information – Study results

To find out more about Nanci’s study you can find her on LinkedIn or Twitter.     Food Allergy Research Project Earlier this year Nanci Pomfrett carried out a study to investigate how online delivery services , such as Just Eat or Deliveroo, present allergen information and how improvements to this system would improve the […]

Food Allergy Prosecution – Mock Trial

Food Allergy Aware, in conjunction with Blake Morgan LLP and main sponsor CaterCloud, staged the first online version of their food allergy prosecution mock trial. This year, they chose to prosecute not only the business, but also the business’ director, in a gripping dramatisation, highlighting the real and devastating effects when food hygiene practices go […]

Zest Quest Asia – 2021 Winner Announced

Sheffield College Student Triumphs at Zest Quest Asia – Tilda Challenge 2021!   Tilda is thrilled to announce that Oliver Herrington from Sheffield College has won the Zest Quest Asia – Tilda Challenge Award 2021, with his Nagasaki Ramen Pork-Belly and Handmade Tilda Basmati Rice Noodles. Zest Quest Asia founders Cyrus and Pervin Todiwala welcomed […]

Poundstretcher fined £31k for mislabelled food items

Hundreds of Poundstretcher stores were required to remove cakes and biscuits from their shelves in September 2019 following Trading Standards officers in Swansea visiting stores and finding items, mainly in the Aldiva range of goods, not having the correct allergy labelling as they are supposed to. The Food Standards Agency was alerted to the issue […]

COVID Vaccinations & Allergies

We hope that these strange times that we live in will shortly come to a conclusion.  There have however been issues around the vaccines for those living with Allergies.  The Anaphylaxis Campaign alongside Allergy UK & BSACI are helping to keep the public up-to-date with the new information as it’s being brought to light.   If […]