Chris Elliott

The Elliott report response: so far, so good? Subscription

20 Nov 2014 | By Dominic Watkins

This week, bird flu and campylobacter were in the news again, but the horsemeat scandal still dominates the food safety de…

B&M Retail

B&M in talks to buy stores after 30% first half growth

18 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

B&M European Value Retail is in talks with six retailers to buy more stores as it looks to match its rapid revenue growth by expanding its estate.

Gavin Chappell

Asda to bring its fresh supply chain forward by six hours Subscription

15 Nov 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Asda is considering moving its entire fresh supply chain forward by six hours in order to meet the changing needs…

GPI 1 November

Big four supermarkets dive to deepest rate of deflation yet Subscription

20 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Food prices hit new lows last month as the big four supermarkets experienced the highest rate of deflation to date in October.

Sainsbury's staff

Sainsbury's tackles employee engagement to reduce shrinkage

20 Nov 2014 | By James Halliwell

Sainsbury’s has teamed up with shrinkage specialists Checkpoint Systems to slash levels of loss…

Store of the week: asda dewsbury

Asda Dewsbury: store of the week

14 Nov 2014 | By Claire Farrell

The restructure was a really pressurised time. What helped was that I really believed it was the right thing for the busin…


Sainsbury's unveiled its strategic review this week. Which action will prove to be the most important?

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  • Fish Category Report 2014 Subscription

    14 Nov 2014

    As a nation we are eating more fresh and canned fish, despite increases in average price… 

  • World Cuisine Category Report 2014 Subscription

    14 Nov 2014 | By Lorraine Mullaney

    Move over Nigella and Delia, Britons want to become experts at cooking more exotic cuisines… Submissions deadline: 17 October

  • Pasta & Pasta Sauces Category Report 2014 Subscription

    08 Nov 2014 | By Bernadette John

    Britain’s pasta suppliers have been living la dolce vita. No surprise, really, given the £394.3m pasta category is growing…

  • Petcare Category Report 2014 Subscription

    25 Oct 2014 | By Emma Sturgess

    Talk about pampered pets! A year ago, our report on falling prices and own-label growth in petcare could have raised doubts about how much pet owners love their animals…

MAP winners 2014

New Product Awards 2014 winners revealed

01 Oct 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

The winners of The Grocer’s 2014 New Product Awards have been announced.


Scaremongering sugar debate does not help children

13 Nov 2014

I write in response to a report on sugar (‘Action on Sugar claims a quarter of kids’ juice drinks have as much sugar as Co…

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