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Looks alone won't flavour the stew

Looks alone won't flavour the stew

If the carrots you’re eating these days all look toned to perfection, right down their tapered bodies to their snappy thin points, then you’ve probably helped to create a lot of waste.

These days with looks weighing in heavily as the largest part of a product’s (or indeed a person’s) selling power there is no end to our discriminatory decision making based on whether something conforms to totally cosmetic standards or not. Ever hear the old saying – Beauty doesn’t flavour the stew? Ok, I admit I just made that up but you get the point. French supermarket chain Intermarche have decided enough is enough.