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Wine and spirits industry calls for 2% cut to duty Subscription

08 Feb 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The Chancellor has been urged to “build on his admirable decisions at the past two Budgets”…

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'Body Coach' Joe Wicks to advertise New York Bakery Co bagels Subscription

15 Jan 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

A TV ad, ‘A Taste of New York’, will debut on 18 January and run until mid-February

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Easter Category Report 2016 Subscription

08 Jan 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Forget Christmas. It’s now just 11 weeks until Easter, the next most important date for grocery

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High production pushes milk prices down further Subscription

08 Feb 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

Milk prices remain down year on year due to high production in the UK and Europe

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JJ Food Service shores up fish & chip offer with supply deal Subscription

08 Feb 2016 | By Ellis Hawthorne

The wholesaler will merge the London and South West depots of Unique Seafood into its distribution network

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Lidl Deluxe Lemon & Raspberry Semifreddo: acid test Subscription

08 Feb 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

Meaning ‘half cold’, semifreddo is an Italian dessert similar to ice cream but not churned, and allowed to thaw slightly

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Lynx campaigns for male confidence with 'Find Your Magic' Subscription

04 Feb 2016 | By Mark Dishman

Unilever is continuing to redefine Lynx with a kind of male version of its ‘Campaign for Real Beauty’


Kenyan tea prices eased by better harvest outlook Subscription

06 Feb 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

Kenyan tea prices have dropped below $3.50 per kg (£2.40) for the first time since last June

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Ora kitchen towel brand gets Handy Pack and Holder products Subscription

05 Feb 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Their launch targets ‘on the go’ occasions…

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NFU readies strategy summit to promote red meat sector Subscription

08 Feb 2016 | By Kevin White

Meeting aims to arrest decline in red meat consumption…


Potato crisps losing ground to popcorn Subscription

03 Feb 2016 | By Michelle Perrett

Health concerns among shoppers have contributed to potato crisps’ slide

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Rebel Kitchen seals deal for Unoco coconut water brand Subscription

03 Feb 2016 | By Lisa Riley

A relaunch is planned for the late spring

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Anuga preview 2015

29 Sep 2015

This year’s takes place over five days next month, and will attract 6,800 exhibitors from 100 countries, almost 200 of them British

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Sports nutrition category report 2015

29 Sep 2015

Last month the World Triathalon Corporation was sold for $650m - fitness is big business

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The OC&C Top 150 index 2015

22 Sep 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Own-brand suppliers are growing over three times faster than branded suppliers

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Spirits category report 2015

21 Sep 2015

The total spirits market is up 1.5% to £3.4bn, on volumes that have inched up 0.5%, so what’s going on?

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The Dairymen 2015

11 Sep 2015

It’s been a turbulent year for the UK dairy industry. Our Dairymen special looks at the new power players in dairy supplier boardrooms, and charts the opportunities and challenges for the sector in the year ahead.

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Sauces & condiments category report 2015

11 Sep 2015 | By Simon Creasey

Why have some prospered while others have suffered?

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Hot Beverages Category Report 2015

09 Sep 2015

Will the success of everyday brands come at the cost of category value?

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Batteries Category Report 2015

28 Aug 2015

What can other manufacturers learn from those who are posting strong growth?

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Roast Dinner Category Report 2015

21 Aug 2015

As consumers continue to seek out convenient options, how can the roast compete for their affections? 

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Hot Desserts Category Report 2015

21 Aug 2015

What can the mults learn from the discounters?

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Chilled fish prices fall as discounters improve offer Subscription

22 Jan 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Chilled fish has become the latest victim of the relentless drive towards everyday low prices

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Coldwater prawn prices set to stay firm Subscription

15 Jan 2016

Coldwater prawn prices remained firm over December due to a low catch forecast for 2016

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Waitrose blames competition on fresh for Christmas sales fall Subscription

08 Jan 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Like-for-likes were down 1.4% in the six weeks to 2 January

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Plant-based meat will start to become a real thing Subscription

07 Jan 2016

Will consumers take to a juicy medium rare cheeseburger made out of plants?

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