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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 ...

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