Waitrose said they were not attending today's horsemeat summit but added they were "confident" about their products:
We won't be at today's meeting as Mark Price our MD is out of the country.
In any event we are extremely confident about our meat and our products and are happy to respond to the FSA's testing requests
A leading food scientist says the rule change that sparked the horsemeat beef scandal affected lamb products too, and they should be tested.
Retailers and the Food Standards Agency held an emergency meeting today to decide how to proceed with the horsemeat scandal.
The government has called an emergency meeting with retailers and the Food Standards Agency to discuss the horsemeat scandal.