Buyer's Brief: Sugar – The Next Start-Up Revolution?
Nick Peksa explores the challenges and opportunities in the sugar sector, amidst falling prices, increased taxes, and consumer demand for sugar alternatives. This article first appeared in ESM Issue 6, 2019.
When exploring the corporate responsibility statements from a number of European retailers, there are a number of commonalities: supporting healthy lifestyles, protecting the environment, and improving resource efficiency.
The industry press is full of tales of retailers installing solar panels and electrical car-charging points, and removing plastic waste.
Numerous retailers are also living up to their promise of encouraging a healthier lifestyle by actively promoting the reduction of sugar in many of their products.
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