Beth joined The Grocer in May 2005 and is the deputy news editor.
Working on the retail news desk, her patch covers Sainsbury’s, retail co-operative societies, independent retailers and wholesalers.
She is especially interested in The Co-operative Group and has been closely following the ongoing developments at the society.
She also specialises in convenience – covering everyone from the big symbol operators such as Nisa and Costcutter right through to independent chains and non-affiliated retailers – as well as the issues that affect the sector and related channels such as forecourts.
Beth also edits the People section of the magazine and the People channel of the website.
Beth started her journalism career in 2001 and read Media Studies at the University of Westminster.
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Sainsbury’s is forecasting its biggest-ever online Christmas
The Department of Health has launched a consultation on stopping the sale of e-cigarettes to under-18s.
Londis has invested £1m in retailer store developments in the past six months, the symbol group has revealed.
- Bidvest 3663 wins new contract with Westbury Street Holdings
- Henderson puts the Spar in Sparkle in Christmas TV ad campaign
- Nisa positive about trial of new EPoS system in stores
- One Stop signs up 75th franchisee and secures store in hometown
- Bargain Booze unveils mobile loyalty schemeSubscription
- One Stop announces permanent price reductions on essentials
- Sainsbury's Gloucester Quays: Store of the weekSubscription
Recent blog posts
The Co-operative Group has launched a mobile top-up shop that will act as a temporary store when one of its shops is being refurbished
New data released this morning has claimed shoppers are increasingly looking beyond the hypermarkets and supermarkets for their grocery shop
It’s a well-worn phrase, but yesterday really was the end of an era for Costcutter and Nisa.
- Et TU, Sainsbury's?
- The Co-op clears a hurdle
- Myners' strike
- Power struggle
- The Co-op heads to the pub
- Sainsbury's silver lining
- Co-op's True North heads east (London)