The UK is the only country in the world where more than 50 per cent of people still have a lack of access to nutritious food, according to a new survey.

But the UK has seen an increase in food brands, with several new entrants joining the food and drink scene.

This is in stark contrast to the United States, where more people have access to healthy eating.

The UK also leads the European Union in the percentage of people who have access a healthy food source.

What you need to know about the UK food industry: