We're still throwing away too much foodOct. 20, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
We’re still throwing away far too much food. A survey by the Geneva waste management service shows a fifth of w...
Doctors say nutritional supplements may help in covid fightOct. 12, 2020, 6:57 a.m.
A group of Swiss doctors say everyone should be taking nutritional supplements containing vitamins C and D, zinc, sel...
Almost half of all food trucks fail health inspectionJune 23, 2020, 9:25 a.m.
Nearly half of all food trucks last summer failed cantonal health checks.
Restaurants add 'hygiene surcharge' to price of mealMay 29, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
Some restaurants are charging a so-called ‘hygiene surcharge’ on food and drink.
Lockdown-easing plan leaves many confused and service industry disappointedApril 20, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
After last Thursday’s lockdown easing announcement - the food and beverage industry was particularly disappoint...
Some food markets to reopen in move to restore equalityApril 15, 2020, 10:15 a.m.
Some markets in French-speaking Switzerland are reopening to customers this week in an effort to provide consumers wi...
Tinned food and disinfectant sales soarFeb. 27, 2020, 10:56 a.m.
Demand for tinned goods, pasta and disinfectant is reported high across the country.
Geneva health committee to vote on restricting sugar in foodFeb. 25, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
The Geneva cantonal health committee has voted to bring in restrictions on the amount of sugar added into food &ndash...
Food waste majorly contributes to climate changeJan. 20, 2020, 9:17 a.m.
Not only is wasting food morally wrong – its also a major driver of climate change.
Zurich women recreate Simpsons episodeAug. 29, 2019, 5:42 a.m.
It’s a work of genius – that’s how one You Tube viewer reacted when they saw a video made by two Zu...
Farmers responsible for biggest food wasteApril 30, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
New figures show we’re throwing out around a million tonnes of food every year – and about half of that c...
Uber Eats Geneva launch fought by labour unionsNov. 15, 2018, 9:51 a.m.
Labour unions in Geneva are fighting the launch of Uber Eats.
Nestlé accused of aiding and abetting slaveryOct. 26, 2018, 9:06 a.m.
A child slavery lawsuit against the Swiss food company Nestlé has been resurrected by a California appeals cou...
Listeria outbreak takes two livesOct. 24, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
Two are dead after the recent listeria outbreak.
Not enough army cooksSept. 27, 2018, 6:44 a.m.
The army doesn’t have enough cooks – and if the old maxim of an army marches on its stomach is true &ndas...
Food dominates this weekend's votesSept. 21, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Citizens go to the polls this weekend for a series of federal and cantonal votes.
Retailers say vote could lead to higher food pricesSept. 4, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
Later this month, voters will be asked if they want all food to be sold in Switzerland to be farmed organically and s...
Food truck found after Facebook postingAug. 27, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
A food truck owner in Vaud got his stolen trailer back after a plea on Facebook.
Lidl recalls chopped tomatoesAug. 3, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
The supermarket Lidl is recalling thousands of cans of chopped tomatoes as they may contain plastic.
Plentiful harvest leads to wasteJuly 20, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
Tonnes of vegetables thrown away due to over-productive harvests
Three dogs killed by razor blades hidden in meatFeb. 19, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
Three dogs have died after eating meat which had razor blades mixed in with the food. The owner Daniela Meyer from Ro...
Government allows more apple importsFeb. 15, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The Federal Agriculture Office is making sure we won’t run out of apples. Frosts in April last year means the h...
No evidence of dog poisoning in GenevaDec. 1, 2017, 5:31 a.m.
Reports of dogs being poisoned in Geneva parks seem to have no basis in fact.
Trend of feeding dog raw meat could spread salmonellaOct. 31, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
The trend of dog owners feeding their pets’ raw meat could be spreading salmonella to humans.