Archive for March, 2017

Changes to the inflation basket points to shifting consumer eating habits

Posted on March 14th, 2017 · Posted in Palm PR

On the 14th March, the Office for National Statistics, the recognised national statistical institute for the UK, updated the basket of goods used to measure the UK’s inflation rate. Included.. read more

Sugar Tax confirmed in 2017 Budget

Posted on March 8th, 2017 · Posted in Palm PR

In the 2017 Budget, Philip Hammond confirmed that the Sugar Tax will come into effect in April 2018. This follows the path laid out in the 2016 Queen’s speech, although.. read more

Budget break down 2017: tax rises and Business Rates relief

Posted on March 8th, 2017 · Posted in Palm PR

In the final Budget before the triggering of Article 50, Chancellor Phillip Hammond has announced a number of financial measures that will affect British businesses operating in the Food &.. read more