Changes to food shopping habits since the 'horsemeat scandal' in Great Britain 2013

How has the horsemeat incident permanently changed the way you choose or buy your food, if it has changed at all?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 11, 2014
Changes to food shopping habits since the 'horsemeat scandal' in Great Britain 2013 This statistic shows how consumers have permanently changed their food shopping habits since the 'horsemeat scandal' in Great Britain in 2013. According to the survey, 10 percent of respondents now buy less processed meat and 8 percent fewer ready meals. The majority however, claimed it had not had any impact on the way they choose or buy food (69 percent).
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How has the horsemeat incident permanently changed the way you choose or buy your food, if it has changed at all?

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