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The Fast 50: Who are the fastest-growing suppliers in fmcg? Subscription

31 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Just seven years old, upstart craft beer brewer BrewDog has won countless awards…


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10 things you need to know about... alcohol

31 Oct 2014

The latest in our series of digital features turns the spotlight on beer, wine and spirits. Here’s what you need to know.

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Retailers must be proactive in fighting food fraud Subscription

27 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Jack, Jim Gee

The informality in many grocery supply chains is the perfect breeding ground for food fraud, say forensic accounting experts Professor Lisa Jack and Jim Gee, partner, PKF Littlejohn LLP.

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Update 1 hopes London bistro-deli is first of 50 UK franchises Subscription

31 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

A new low-carb health food store backed by former tennis star Andre Agassi hopes to have 50 franchises operating across th…

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Steve Rowe's Excellent Adventures: big interview Subscription

28 Oct 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Steve Rowe is a whirlwind. I’m on a guided tour of the Bromley store with the executive director of food at M&S…

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M&A may be brewers' easiest route to growth Subscription

31 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

AB InBev’s third quarter figures came in well below expectations today – illustrating the mounting challenge for global fmcg companies to sustain growth.

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Hovis Limited chief executive Bob Spooner resigns

30 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Hovis Limited chief executive  Bob Spooner has resigned.

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Morrisons Croydon: store of the week Subscription

31 Oct 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

It’s great to hear our efforts are paying off. We put a lot of work into training…


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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.

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'Shoppers' and 'consumers' are different beasts Subscription

31 Oct 2014

Comments by Mark Price, the MD of Waitrose, that changes in British shopping habits are “far more fundamental than the dis…

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

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