Blog: Never heard the like

Catherine Sleep | 29 September 2004

Customers at a London restaurant who want their burger cooked rare or medium rare are having to sign a disclaimer waiving the restaurant's liability for food poisoning. The Marriott restaurant at India Quay is a prestigious destination and one would assume the chefs know how to source and prepare food safely but these days the threat of litigation is ever-looming and I guess the owners feel you just can’t be too careful.

And surprise surprise, the business is American-owned.

Burger served with legal warning


BLOG

Danone closes WhiteWave, who will acquire Stonyfield?

Danone completed its US$12.5bn acquisition of WhiteWave Foods this week. The move will roughly double Danone's presence in North America, where WhiteWave is a top four dairy player. ...

BLOG

Premier Foods pension news offers cheer but challenges remain

Premier Foods plc revealed today (28 March) it has secured a deal with its pension scheme trustees that will see the UK food maker reduce its pension burden....

BLOG

Another reshuffling of pack at Hain Celestial

Hain Celestial, under the scrutiny of the investment community in recent months and facing some challenges in its domestic market, has announced another shuffling of its management pack....

BLOG

FrieslandCampina looking to sell final non-dairy asset

FrieslandCampina, which today served up higher profits but lower sales for 2016, is ready to offload the last non-dairy business owned by the Dutch cooperative giant....

just-food homepage



Forgot your password?