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Whole Foods Market’s UK losses halve amid booming sales Subscription

26 Feb 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

The UK arm of US grocery chain Whole Foods Market has cut its annual pre-tax loss by almost half as its sales increased by a quarter last year.

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No quick fix for campylobacter problems

26 Feb 2015

The head of TIFSIP speaks out on the tough challenges facing the industry

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Sainsbury's offer drops petrol below £1 per litre barrier

26 Feb 2015 | By Andrew Don

Customers who spend £30 or more in store or online up until 4 March will be able to fill up at the low price


Bestway sees 22% increase in delivered sales, outstripping Londis

26 Feb 2015 | By Andrew Don

Bestway said it had clocked up delivered sales of more than £650m in retail in the past year for the first time 


Flavourly trusts in the crowd after turning down the dragons Subscription

26 Feb 2015 | By Edward Devlin

Flavourly, a gourmet food and drink subscription company which turned down four investment offers from the BBC’s Dragons’ Den, is aiming to raise £300k via crowdfunding.

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CEO of Scottish Grocers' Federation retires

26 Feb 2015 | By Andrew Don

The organisation’s national executive has named Alloa Spar retailer Pete Cheema as his successor

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Sainsbury's Shorehead, Huddersfield: store of the week Subscription

26 Feb 2015 | By Beth Brooks

I have 450 really well-engaged, inspirational colleagues. We always aim to be the best in town…

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UK's best c-stores revealed on CRA 2015 shortlist

03 Feb 2015

The official shortlist has been announced for the 2015 Convenience Retail Awards, organised by Convenience Store and The Grocer.

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Gulp misuse of science will confuse consumers

20 Feb 2015

Nutrition advice should be consistent and based on robust and up-to-date scientific evidence…

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Features List 2015

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