Tesco recalls shortcakes over egg labelling

first_imgTesco has recalled packs of its own-brand Tesco Chunky Chocolate Shortcakes 175g because of a failure to declare the presence of egg on the label.The recall applies to packs with a best before date of 3 September 2016 and has been issued as the biscuits pose a threat to those with an egg allergy or intolerance. No other date codes are affected by the labelling issue.Tesco is offering a full refund for products returned to the store, with or without a receipt of purchase.Only two months ago, Tesco was forced to withdraw £93,000 worth of own-brand garlic bread in 290g packs, produced by Bakkavör Foods, after some were found to be underweight.last_img

Open Networking Delivers Break-Through Economics

first_imgCommunications Service Providers (CSPs) must adapt to a rapidly changing digital world. And many seek an architectural change away from proprietary and towards open systems to do so. Dell EMC has been leading the Open Networking charge, enabling this strategic shift by providing a path to greater service agility combined with break-through economics.ACG Research published a report today validating a new breed of infrastructure rollouts and Network Function Virtualization (NFV) modernization projects.The study findingsThe findings overwhelmingly demonstrate the value of open, disaggregated and best-of-breed solutions compared to tightly integrated single-vendor systems. The study showcases the Dell EMC product portfolio as deployed in a production environment by a large Tier 1 CSP. Specifically, the ACG report highlights:Up to 3X faster for service agility, enabled at 65% less costUp to 43 percent and 53 percent lower OPEX and CAPEX respectivelyUp to 47 percent lower overall TCOWe view these figures as clear proof of the dramatic benefits of Open Networking, and should provide you with the confidence knowing that service innovation and agility plus profitability can be achieved as you invest to modernize your infrastructure.The Dell EMC portfolio in actionThis report is also an opportunity for us to highlight that the Dell EMC portfolio showcased; specifically the S6000-series and S4000-series Open Networking switches equipped with Big Switch Networks Big Cloud Fabric TM software; the PowerEdge R630, and the PowerVault MD3460; have met some of the most stringent Telco requirements for robustness, uncompromised performance; including, for example, NEBS Level 3 certification, combined with some of the most stringent security standards compliance for mission-critical verticals/applicationsSummary and next stepsThis study independently validates our strategy of delivering openness, service agility and break-through economics through infrastructure modernization.  At Dell EMC, we offer a continuum of deployment options with various degrees of integration, from “do-it-yourself” best-in class compute, storage and networking platforms, to fully-validated end-to-end solutions that can unlock new revenue streams.I am confident that we can greatly enhance your ability to drive revenue, innovate faster and transform the economics of your infrastructure; while better preparing you for a wave of new applications, revenue and connectivity models.Please visit our 2017 Mobile World Congress (MWC) site for more on related solutions and additional presentations on ACG Research’s findings.last_img read more

Season appears over for Noone

first_img Cardiff are currently battling to avoid relegation, standing six points from safety with just five games left. “It’s a big blow because Craig has been a player who’s made things happen for us,” Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told BBC Wales Sport. “We’ve just got to find out how severe it is. ” It’s very unfortunate because he has been terrific. But that’s football. Sometimes you can’t pick everyone you want. Every team has injuries.” Cardiff visit Southampton on Saturday, after which they face appointments with Stoke, Sunderland, Newcastle and Chelsea. Cardiff winger Craig Noone looks set to miss the rest of this season after suffering an abdominal injury. Press Associationcenter_img Noone, who joined Cardiff from Brighton in 2012, was hurt during last Saturday’s 3-0 Barclays Premier League home defeat against Crystal Palace. And the 26-year-old is now poised to seek specialist advice in the United States, with a Cardiff spokesman stating it is likely that Noone will be sidelined for the remainder of this term . last_img read more

Cricket News Virat Kohli remains on top of ICC Test Rankings; Cheteshwar Pujara occupies third spot

first_imghighlights Virat Kohli remains at the top of ICC rankings. India Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara occupies the third spot in the rankings. India will be up against Australia in a couple of limited overs series.  For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. In the bowlers’ list, Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins has overtaken Kagiso Rabada to grab the top spot. Cummins is the first from his country since Glenn McGrath’s pole position in the list, back in February 2006. Cummins is leading the bowler’s table ahead of England’s James Anderson and Rabada of South Africa. Among the bowler’s list, India’s Ravindra Jadeja is placed at the fifth spot with 794 points. Jadeja also features in the all-rounders’ list at the third position ahead of West Indies’ Jason Holder and Shakib-Al Hasan.Meanwhile, India will be up against Australia in weeks’ time. The two teams will be playing a couple of limited overs series starting from February 24 at Visakhapatnam.The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) selection committee has made some interesting calls while announcing the separate squads for the series. The likes of KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant have been called back into the setup, while Dinesh Karthik and Khaleel Ahmed have been left out.This will also be India’s last assignment before the forthcoming World cup, and it will be interesting to see how India take this series. The men-in-yellow will also be looking for redemption who were earlier hammered in their own backyard. (With Inputs: PTI) New Delhi: India captain Virat Kohli remained on top while teammate Chesteshwar Pujara managed to hold on to his third position in the latest ICC Test rankings, where Sri Lankan Kusal Perera made a quantum leap of 58 places. Kohli is leading the chart with 992 rating points ahead of New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson (897 points) and Pujara (881). Besides Kohli and Pujara, no other Indian feature in the top 10 list.The left-handed Perera has reached a career-best 40th position after 15 Tests, scoring 51 and an unbeaten 153 that guided his team to an improbable win, partnering in the highest ever unbroken 10th wicket stand in a winning cause in first-class cricket.He added 78 runs for the last wicket with Vishwa Fernando (six not out) to beat an 83-year record set by the Australians against Madras in February 1936.last_img read more

Tennis News India’s Davis Cup tie against Pakistan postponed to November

first_imgNew Delhi: India’s Davis Cup match against Pakistan was on Thursday postponed to November after a security review by the International Tennis Federation.The tie was to be held in Islamabad on September 14-15. The ITF said it was postponing the tie under “exceptional circumstance”.”Following an in-depth security review of the current situation in Pakistan by independent expert security advisors, the Davis Cup Committee has taken the decision to postpone the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Group I tie between Pakistan and India in Islamabad, due to be played on 14-15 September,” the ITF said in the statement.”The Committee concluded that this is an exceptional circumstance while the first priority of the ITF is the safety and security of athletes, officials and spectators,” it added.The ITF said the tie has been rescheduled for November, with the exact dates to be confirmed by the Committee no later than September 9.”The ITF will continue to monitor the situation in Pakistan and the Davis Cup Committee will re-convene to re-examine the security situation in advance of the tie,” the world body said.  For all the Latest Sports News News, Tennis News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more