Iceberg lettuce

Iceberg lettuce prices rise as growers feel the chill Subscription

21 Nov 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Recent cold weather has led to a decline in the supply of iceberg lettuces…

Waitrose Crowborough

Is Waitrose getting its store formats right? Subscription

21 Nov 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Waitrose MD Mark Price hit the headlines this week following a newspaper interview in which he suggested some of his rival…

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…

Supermarket shopping Sunday trading

Could the big four become the big three? Subscription

21 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Goldman Sachs’ contention that the supermarkets needed to cut 20% of retail space created plenty of headlines this week, but the bank’s suggestion that the industry could be ripe for consolidation went almost unnoticed.

Aldi's Matthew Barnes and Roman Heini

Aldi's dynamic duo to split as Roman Heini is recalled to Germany

21 Nov 2014 | By James Halliwell

One of grocery’s most successful partnerships over the last four years has come to an end.

Sainsbury's Heyford Hill

Sainsbury's Heyford Hill: store of the week Subscription

21 Nov 2014 | By Beth Brooks

We are a company that is driven by its values and Mike set everything out with complete clarity…


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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The Grocer’s 2014 Features List provides information on upcoming features.

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