Home > Social Analysis

Most trending topics in Business & Finance ( last 24 hours ):
Transport For London Insurance Call Centre Inheritance Inheritance Tax Tax Cut Congress Deutsche Bank Brexit Cyber Crime TalkTalk Euro Dispute Home Buyer Fraud Investigation Fraud Investigation Airbus Just Eat Sponsorship Sponsor Manufacturing Profit Fashion Retail Retailer Airline Flight Passenger Banking Lloyds Bank Silicon Valley Apple Uber Service Provider Economic Recovery European Central Bank Eurozone Military Amazon Robotics Annual Profit

AG Barr to halve sugar content in Irn Bru

Published on Wednesday 1st of March 2017 10:32:12 AM in BBC

AG Barr is to halve the amount of sugar in its leading Irn Bru brand, ahead of a government crackdown on the fizzy drinks industry.The Cumbernauld-based firm, which also makes Rubicon and Tizer, said it would cut Irn Bru's sugar content from about 10g per 100ml ...

Category : Uk | Scotland | Business

Social Trend Analysis for "AG Barr to halve sugar content in Irn Bru"

How did this BBC news article about Scotland - Business fare in social circles?
  • Total number of Likes, Shares, Tweets, Re-Tweets, Pins, Bookmarks & Stumbles :
  • Amongst social networks, this article was most active on Linkedin
  • Total shares on Linkedin : 46
  • Total Plus Ones on Google : 6
  • Social Analysis Summary

    Total Trend count
    Most trending on :
    46 6

    Related Latest Finance News

    ​Trump tax plan could save him millions under guise of helping small businesses image
    .... However, this standard hasn’t always proven robust. There’s some evidence that wealthy individuals will use the pass-through business form to re-categorize income already from wages and salaries to business income. ...
    Plain cigarette packaging could drive 300,000 Britons to quit smoking image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 11:01:01 PM
    .... Australia brought in plain packs in 2012. Analysing the evidence from Australia, the team found a reduction in smoking of 0. ...
    Theresa May weighing up cheaper 'double lock' for pensions image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 09:00:47 PM
    .... It was introduced by the coalition government to tackle pensioner poverty and prevent retired households from falling behind. But recent evidence suggests that on average, retired people have tended to fare better than low-income working households since the onset of the financial crisis. ...
    Sports Direct staff supplier Transline faces administration image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 03:57:01 PM
    .... . MPs criticised the agency after it gave evidence at a Commons committee inquiry in 2016, saying their testimony "lacked credibility". ...
    In the small print image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 03:35:41 PM
    Lloyds appoints ex-high court judge to review handling of HBOS fraud image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 11:03:08 AM
    ....Nikki Turner said Dobbs and Griggs were not independent and that Lloyds was not paying out enough to the victims. “The compensation estimate is far too low, as it is predicated on 64 victims and there is clear evidence that over 250 businesses lost out because of this fraud,” she said. ...
    Sports Direct agency Transline preparing for insolvency image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 10:49:04 AM
    ....The March parliamentary hearing was the second time Transline had been called to appear in front of MPs in less than a year, with the first hearing ending disastrously for the company when its finance director, Jennifer Hardy, was accused of misleading parliament. Her evidence provoked Iain Wright, Labour MP and chair of the House of Commons business, innovation and skills select committee, to call on Sports Direct’s founder and majority shareholder, Mike Ashley, to consider axing Transline, which he said had not been candid about the reasons for its lack of an operating licence from the Gangmasters Licensing Authority, an industry watchdog. ...
    Andrew Tyrie to stand down as Conservative MP after 20 years image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 05:33:38 PM
    ....Tyrie took over as chair of the Treasury committee after the 2010 election after not getting a ministerial job in Cameron’s coalition government. Witnesses called before the committee soon learned to respect Tyrie’s relentless approach and he was particularly severe on bankers when they gave evidence to the parliamentary commission on banking standards, set up to help create a sounder and safer financial system after the near-meltdown of 2008. ...
    Duke of Westminster's £12bn property firm hit by London slump image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 05:00:42 PM
    .... Preston said the sale of expensive London homes was “well-timed” as the company expects the top end of the market to decline further. “At the top end of the market, we saw (and made sales ahead of) more evidence of falling prices, caused in part by higher stamp duty and a mood of general uncertainty in the run-up to the UK’s EU referendum in June and thereafter,” Preston said. ...
    Hornby directors defend chairman Roger Canham image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 07:23:45 AM
    ...."We believe the current strategy is ineffective, will continue to destroy value and is not aligned with creating wealth for all shareholders," the group said. Mr Anton added: "Hornby is old-fashioned, and that's part of the problem, but there is evidence of a shift from screens to physical toys, such as Scalextric. ...
    The doom-mongers got it wrong: the centre is holding in Europe | Joris Luyendijk image
    .... But this is all the harder when politicians have to work without a solid party base. Italy was the first country to see its traditional parties collapse in the early 1990s, and the country’s instability and political paralysis ever since is clear evidence of what can come next. ...
    Brexit brain drain threatens UK universities, MPs warn image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 05:00:39 AM
    ....Carmichael welcomed recent moves by the government to guarantee funding and loan access to EU students planning to start courses in the UK in 2018, but said ministers should now act urgently to address the uncertainty over EU staff, who constitute 16% of the UK’s university workforce. The report follows a six-month inquiry into the impact of Brexit on the UK’s higher education sector, during which MPs visited three different universities and took evidence from almost 40 different higher education institutions. ...
    Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales creates news service Wikitribune image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 24th of April 2017 11:50:10 PM
    .... "I'm very concerned by the advertising-funded model, which is creating a lot of clickbait", he told me. And third, mounting evidence that people are willing to pay for high-quality news. ...
    Offer for Dulux owner AkzoNobel raised again image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 24th of April 2017 11:08:17 AM
    ....The latest offer is critical of AkzoNobel's own plan, announced on 19 April, to split the Netherlands-based group into two: one part concentrating on paint and the other on chemicals. PPG said: "As evidenced by the decline in AkzoNobel's stock price since its investor update, the capital markets have not recognized any additional value from its new standalone plan, including the enhanced regular dividend and special dividend that AkzoNobel has proposed for 2017. ...
    Tories accused of stealing Labour's energy price cap promise image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 11:26:37 AM
    ....Theresa May should give Labour a round of applause for highlighting the scandal of rip-off gas and electricity bills, the former shadow energy secretary Caroline Flint has said after senior Conservatives confirmed their manifesto will include an energy price cap. Capping utility bills was a key policy in Labour’s 2015 general election manifesto, but was rubbished by David Cameron as evidence that Ed Miliband wanted to live in a “Marxist universe”. ...
    A hasty election before Britain sees the hard truth of Brexit image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 05:59:05 AM
    .... But, again, “Asia’s big three economies (China, Japan and India) are less important still”. All the evidence is that the free-trade agreements that the Brexiters promise us will take many years to negotiate. ...
    UK retail surge since Brexit vote comes to an end image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 01:11:30 PM
    ....But Ruth Gregory, UK economist at Capital Economics, was more upbeat and said the figures most likely overstated the weakness in overall household spending growth that was typical in the first quarters. “Retail sales only account for about a third of household spending, and the recent evidence on other areas of spending has been more encouraging. ...
    Inquiry into Murdoch's Sky deal delayed until after general election image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 11:30:59 AM
    ....“With scandal engulfing Fox in the US and the history of phone hacking in Britain, the government knows the Murdoch brand is politically toxic,” said Bert Wander, director at campaigning group Avaaz. “Ofcom should use the extra time to consider new evidence of why the Murdochs are not fit to own Sky. ...
    Sadly it was money – not morals – that forced Fox to boot Bill O'Reilly | Lucia Graves image
    ....On Tuesday, O’Reilly’s lawyer said his client was the subject of a harassment campaign coordinated by liberal pressure groups: a “smear campaign is being orchestrated by far-left organizations bent on destroying O’Reilly for political and financial reasons,” he said. The statement offered no evidence for its claim but promised such evidence would be “put forth shortly”. ...
    Fox forcing out Bill O’Reilly could appease critics of the Sky deal | Graham Ruddick image
    .... Rupert Murdoch and his son Lachlan are the joint executive chairs of 21st Century Fox while James Murdoch, Rupert’s other son, is chief executive. Maggie Chao at campaign group 38 Degrees, which opposes the Sky deal, said: “There’s a mountain of evidence that the Murdochs are not fit or proper to own Sky. ...
    Cycling to work can cut cancer and heart disease, says study image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 03:10:41 AM
    ....Walking cut the odds of developing heart disease but the benefit was mostly for people walking more than six miles per week. "This is really clear evidence that people who commute in an active way, particularly by cycling, were at lower risk," Dr Jason Gill, from the University of Glasgow, told the BBC News website. ...
    Government cap on energy prices would spark backlash | Nils Pratley image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 06:12:57 PM
    .... Under Wright’s leadership, the committee has done what it’s supposed to do: selected a few juicy bones and chewed for all it’s worth. The grubby tale of Green’s sale of BHS to a thrice-bankrupt retailing novice was illuminated when the business committee, alongside Frank Field’s work and pensions committee, summoned the main players and called for documentary evidence. ...
    Llanrwst fatal fire: blaze started 'in or around dryer' image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 01:50:22 PM
    Related to :
    IMF says global financial stability has improved image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 12:31:28 PM
    .... The downside of that was the extent to which it was fuelled by a faster expansion of credit. The report says there is evidence that credit booms of this scale are "often dangerous". ...
    It's good to talk image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 09:00:53 AM
    ....And whether positive or negative, this time in school will have a profound influence on these young people. The evidence of countries such as Finland, the Netherlands and Switzerland shows that it is not a case of choosing between high academic standards and high levels of satisfaction with life - it is possible to have both. ...
    Force India F1 team boss Vijay Mallya arrested in London image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 12:31:31 PM
    .... The Indian government revoked his passport last April, and the Indian Central Bureau of Investigation filed formal fraud charges against him. Indian investigators said last year Mallya had ignored their summons to give evidence three times. ...
    Hackers attacked one in five UK firms last year, survey finds image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 06:01:21 AM
    ....Adam Marshall, the BCC director-general, said: “Cyber-attacks risk companies’ finances, confidence and reputation, with victims reporting not only monetary losses, but costs from disruption to their business and productivity. While firms of all sizes, from major corporations to one-man operations, fall prey to attacks, our evidence shows that large companies are more likely to experience them. ...
    Guardians of the home image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 11:15:19 PM
    ....Parents working late can receive alerts when their kids arrive home, for example, and will receive an "unknown face seen" alert if someone breaks in. The French company says evidence collected by its smart cameras has led to the successful prosecution of burglars. ...
    Care homes charging for rooms after residents die, watchdog finds image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 01:09:18 PM
    ....In a statement, the CMA said: “We are very keen to hear from care home residents and their relatives who have experienced issues such as unexplained or ‘hidden’ charges, unexpected fee increases or occasions when they feel that complaints have not been handled fairly. “As part of our review we are looking at whether care homes are complying with consumer law so we’re encouraging people to come forward with any evidence of unfair terms or practices. ...
    Microsoft patched 'NSA hack' Windows flaws before leak image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 10:27:49 AM
    ....Swift has not confirmed it was compromised. "We have no evidence to suggest that there has ever been any unauthorised access to our network or messaging services," it said in a statement on Friday. ...
    Libor rigging: chancellor urged inquiry into Bank of England allegations image
    ....John McDonnell, the shadow chancellor, is calling on Philip Hammond to hold an urgent public inquiry into whether Bank of England officials colluded in the rigging of the Libor rate. The senior Labour politician said Hammond’s silence on the issue was unacceptable after a BBC Panorama programme said it had evidence of pressure exerted by Threadneedle Street on the setting of Libor – the London interbank offered rate, which is the interest rate banks charge each other for short-term loans. ...
    Robots to replace 1 in 3 UK jobs over next 20 years, warns IPPR image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of April 2017 07:01:18 AM
    ....More than 10m jobs in the UK – a third of the total – are thought to be at risk from automation within the next two decades and the IPPR said the scale of the challenge required urgent action. There was also evidence to suggest that the impact of automation would be geographically concentrated and so widen the north-south divide. ...
    Brazil graft probe focuses on World Cup football stadiums image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 15th of April 2017 12:34:38 AM
    ....Rio's historic stadium. At least five executives out of the 77 who gave evidence confirmed that payments were made to secure what they described as "an unfair advantage associated with work on the Maracana". ...
    Bernard Matthews seller 'lined own pockets' by rejecting pension offer image
    ....BPO, which also wrote to Field last month, said: “BPO made an offer to acquire the whole of the share capital of Bernard Matthews which would have entailed BPO taking on the Bernard Matthews pension scheme and its deficit, but this offer was rejected by Rutland and its advisers. “Mr Boparan takes his responsibilities with regard to pension commitments extremely seriously and this can be evidenced by the way that he has increased his funding to the Northern Foods pension scheme since its acquisition by BHL [Boparan Holdings Limited, another family vehicle]. ...
    Trade agenda image
    Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 11:17:15 PM
    .... . President Trump considers these figures to be evidence that the US has done badly, that it has been treated unfairly. ...
    BA pilot who feared toxic cockpit air died of overdose, inquest told image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 02:29:28 PM
    ....“The airlines cannot categorically say that air in these aircraft is safe. They refuse to monitor and test for toxins, so of course they have no evidence because they will not look for it. ...
    Banks cracking down on lending after borrowing binge, survey finds image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 12:53:17 PM
    .... Consumer spending has been the main driver of the robust growth that has defied gloomy forecasts from economists since the EU referendum. But there is growing evidence that the engine of growth is losing steam, with retail sales slowing. ...
    United Airlines to refund tickets for all customers on infamous flight image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 01:40:06 AM
    ....The passenger was identified as Dao, a 69-year-old physician from Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Attorneys for Dao filed court papers Wednesday asking the airline and the city of Chicago to preserve evidence in the case. ...

    Page rendered in 2.2616 seconds.