What else can you cut out for lent other than chocolate?

After Shrove Tuesday has been and gone, it’s swiftly followed, religiously by 40 days of fasting. This goes on until Easter. So many of us, religiously or not, tend to cut out part of our diets like chocolate, crisps, snacks, drinks etc. But what if you just can’t resist chocolate, or you enjoy it as a snack, must you cut it out this year? We look at a few alternative options that could serve as positive eating habits to take up

Mars invests in new cocoa sustainability project

Mars invests in a new ambitious cocoa strategy, in order to improve its sustainability with the Rainforest Alliance and with Fairtrade.

This new investment has been welcomed with open arms by suppliers and by their peers. Mars plan to put smallholder farmers at the centre of the new strategy. Mars confectionery is one of the world’s largest cocoa buyers and this will make a hugely positive impact. The new two pillar plan will overhaul the supply.