UK Sugar Tax To Shake Up Soft-Drink Market: Analysis
The UK sugar tax comes into effect on Friday, joining a number of other countries, including Mexico, France and Norway, which have already introduced similar taxes on high-sugar drinks.
The new levy, which was announced in March 2016, will add £0.18 per litre on drinks containing 5g or more of sugar per 100ml, and £0.24 per litre on drinks containing 8g or more.
But what effect will the introduction of the tax have on consumers, manufacturers, and retailers?
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