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Unilever's third quarter revenues hit by currency headwinds

23 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Unilever has reported third quarter underlying sales growth of 2.1%, but foods remained the group’s worst performing category.


Coke and Unilever adopt new Dunnhumby research tool

18 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Don

Coca-Cola and Unilever are among the first companies to use a new research tool from tech specialist Dunnhumby…

Lynx pack

Personal care gift packs for Christmas unwrapped by Unilever

18 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Unilever has unwrapped its festive personal care gift packs portfolio…

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Where are they now? Richard Rivers, formerly of Unilever

Where are they now? Richard Rivers, formerly of Unilever

02 Feb 2013 | By Beth Brooks

Rivers started his career in marketing and sales, working for five years at an advertising agency…

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A chicken and egg-type scenario Subscription

16 Sep 2014 | Updated: 26 Sep 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Unilever’s announcement that it would aim to put a stop to the culling of day old male chicks by its egg suppliers caused a few raised eyebrows last week

Trucks supply chain

Why suppliers have a fatal attraction to supermarkets

13 Sep 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Suppliers have a fatal attraction to the supermarkets, and the relationship is veering from high maintenance to bunny boiler.


Which of the food trends identified by Waitrose's report seem most likely?

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Mark Price

'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…


Broken business rates

30 Oct 2014

Sir: As a local shop owner I have been campaigning on the broken system of business rates for the past few years (‘Business rates need

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