11.09.2018
The recent announcement that Tesco has more than doubled the price of loose bananas in its Tesco Metro and Express stores is a timely reminder of the link between prices and income for plantation workers.    “The truth is that loose bananas have been at unsustainably low retail prices in the UK for years, so upward movement is potentially good news”, said Alistair Smith, International Coordinator of Banana Link. “... Read more...
Iceland is claiming a UK supermarket first by introducing plastic-free packaging for its pre-packed bananas.   The frozen food specialist's bananas will now be packaged in a paper band which is 100% Read more...
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