UK: BSDA speaks out as calls intensify for soft drinks tax

By James Wilmore | 18 February 2013

The British Soft Drinks Association has rejected a fresh call for an added tax on soft drinks, which would increase prices by at least 20%.

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The British Soft Drinks Association has rejected a fresh call for an added tax on soft drinks, which would increase prices by at least 20%.

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