Bargain Booze

Conviviality Retail toasts bumper full-year profits

14 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Bargain Booze-owner Conviviality Retail has reported a bumper increase in profits in its first annual results as a listed company.

Hovis bread

Hovis Seed Sensations range gets new renewable bags

05 Jul 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Hovis has re-packaged its Seed Sensations range in renewable polyethylene bags to lower its carbon footprint…

Costco forecourt

Costco's first UK forecourt sells country's cheapest fuel

04 Jul 2014 | By Sara Spary

Costco opened its first UK forecourt at its Liverpool store last week, selling diesel for 129.9p per litre…

Charlotte Harbottle butcher

A cut above the rest - five innovative butchers Subscription

25 Apr 2014 | By James Halliwell

High-street butchers suffered as customers flocked to the mults, but now some are reinventing the traditional format…

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Baking ingredients

Frances Quinn's Bake Off win: inevitable... but worth watching

28 Oct 2013 | By Rob Brown

The final of The Great British Bake Off was rather disappointing…


David Cameron more right than wrong over loaf of bread price

06 Oct 2013 | By Arabella Mileham

After failing to correctly identify the price of a value loaf (47p), the PM was cast in the role of Marie Antoinette…


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