Clegg: Retailers must restore public confidence

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has said there is a "heavy onus" on retailers to restore public confidence in supermarket products as the horsemeat scandal rumbles on.

Clegg also dismissed Ed Miliband's claims that the Government had been too slow to react to the crisis.

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Asda boss' horsemeat shock

The boss of Asda today described his "shock" as revelations of the horsemeat contamination scandal broke, vowing to leave "no stone unturned" to address problems in the supply chain.