4 July 2009

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  • Campaign Trail: Liverpool FC keeps tea local

    04 Jul 2009

    Liverpool FC has appointed Typhoo the official tea supplier for its Anfield stadium. From next season, the strapline 'Typhoo is proud to be your local tea' will be displayed on branded kiosks throughout the 45,000-seater stadium.

  • Campaign Trail: Spirit of the woods

    04 Jul 2009

    If you go down to the woods today... you could see a host of characters dressed in extraordinary costumes for the launch of Diageo's new Smirnoff campaign.

  • Careers File: Happiness comes from experiences not possessions Subscription

    04 Jul 2009

    I know we're in the middle of a credit crunch, but let's suppose you've got a spare £100 to treat yourself and your other half.

  • Coffee Republic eyes swift sale after administration move

    08 Jul 2009

    Administrators for Coffee Republic are looking for an instant sale of the business after reporting significant interest from third parties.

  • Co-operatives' sales lifted by Somerfield

    04 Jul 2009

    The turnover of co-operative societies in the UK rose 5.4% last year to £28.9bn, new data from Co-operatives UK has revealed.The performance was boosted by The Co-operative Group's acquisition of Somerfield, allowing the society to cement...

  • David Sands' Central Kitchen business gets ready for T in the Park

    04 Jul 2009

    A new sandwich and ready meal business developed by independent retail chain David Sands is set to service thousands of rock fans at next week's T In The Park music festival.The Central Kitchen business will supply a 24-hour sandwich stall ...

  • Critical Eye... on Glasto loos and Ross Kemp Lite

    04 Jul 2009

    It wasn't Glasto's toilets that shocked me for once (hurrah for hospitality tickets). It was the food - and the people serving it. Unfortunately, I failed to notice until I'd half scoffed it that the baked Camembert was a week out of date....

  • Dairy bears brunt as TB toll soars

    04 Jul 2009

    The number of dairy cattle slaughtered as a result of bovine TB has increased by 42% since last year, alarming new figures show. Some 3,998 cattle were slaughtered in March due to the disease - a third more than in March 2008, according to...

  • Drinkaware signs Wallace to the cause

    04 Jul 2009

    Responsible drinking charity Drinkaware has named Professor Paul Wallace as its chief medical adviser.In the new role, Wallace will review the charity's health and medical communications, advise on campaigns and act as a media...

  • EU butter mountain set to swell

    09 Jul 2009

    The EU butter mountain looks set to grow larger after the European Commission proposed extending its intervention period.

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