Only liquor licences granted under the new 2003 Licensing Act will be valid after November 24.
All licences granted under the previous regime will expire after that date, and anyone wishing to renew their licence is advised to apply as soon as possible.
A new healthier eating campaign for the foodservice and catering industry has been launched by 3663.
The Positive Steps Towards a Healthier Future campaign features print material, telephone support, online information and events.
Further information is available on the 3663 website www.3663.co.uk
Cadbury Trebor Bassett is recalling all bags of new Bassett’s Milky Babies and the product has been withdrawn from sale until further notice. Due to a fault in the manufacturing process, some bags may contain small pieces of solid material which could pose a potential choking hazard. No other Bassett’s products are affected by the recall notice.
Video Box Office, the biggest supplier of home entertainment products to the convenience industry, has changed its name to Choices UK Local.
Brakes has won the Best Catering Product prize at the British Turkey Awards for the second time in three years.
Brakes Turkey Breast with Apple, Cranberry Port Stuffing, a raw, netted, boned and rolled single lobe turkey breast with a rich pork, apple, cranberry and port stuffing was praised by the judges for the “innovative and inventive flavour combinations”.