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FSA campylobacter move is regulatory capture, says Tim Lang Subscription

01 Aug 2014 | By Tim Lang

Back in 1955, the US academic Marver Bernstein coined the phrase ‘regulatory capture’ to describe how regulatory bodies can become subservient to the industry they’re set up to regulate.

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BB’s Warehouse piles ’em high in Wakefield Subscription

29 Jul 2014 | Updated: 30 Jul 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

BB’s Warehouse, which opened on Monday, is Conviviality Retail’s new brand designed to be “bold, fun and democratic”. The Grocer paid a visit.

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Is the tide turning against Waitrose?

01 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Despite stellar recent growth, Waitrose is not immune to the wider industry problems and price deflation.

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Is the tide turning against Waitrose?

01 Aug 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Despite stellar recent growth, Waitrose is not immune to the wider industry problems and price deflation.

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Levi Roots: The Big Interview Subscription

31 Jul 2014 | By James Halliwell

A high-profile court case – and a 17% slump in sales of its hero sauces line last year – made Levi Roots ‘wake up’…

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Store of the Week: Tesco Extra Slough Subscription

01 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

“We encourage employees to be confident around customers and also be themselves”…

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  • Halloween Category Report 2014

    01 Aug 2014 | By Kate Halliwell

    Halloween is now established as one of the biggest seasonal events of the year, with latest figures putting the festival’s value at £325m in 2013, up 12% year on year.

  • Male Grooming Category Report 2014

    01 Aug 2014 | By Bernadette John

    The Grocer can reveal that one third of your male colleagues may not have brushed their teeth this morning, and one in 10 men only bathe or shower every three days…

  • Canned Goods Category Report 2014

    26 Jul 2014 | By Lorraine Mullaney

    The past year hasn’t been easy for canned & ambient. Value slipped 0.6% while volumes fell by 2.7%…

  • Home Baking Category Report 2014

    26 Jul 2014 | By Natalie Brown

    Value sales of baking ingredients through the major mults have fallen 1.1% over the past year, while volumes have sunk…

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The Grocer of the Year: Aldi Subscription

13 Jun 2014

With Aldi’s second win on the bounce, this is becoming a habit…

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Plastic bar war must be kept up says Midcounties Co-op

26 Jul 2014

We have reduced our carrier bag usage by 2.1 million carrier bags across our food stores so far this year…

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Halloween Category Report 2014

Halloween is now established as one of the biggest seasonal events of the year, with latest figures putting the festival’s value at £325m in 2013, up 12% year on year.

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