The Fast 50 is back for 2016 and four key trends are driving growth. What are they? And what impact is Brexit having?
It had become a “picture of attrition” for The Grocer/OC&C Top 150 suppliers before the Brexit vote
The Brexit decision has stunned already struggling global markets, with weakest post-recession growth for OC&C Global 50
Consolidation. It’s a word everyone in wholesale has been acutely familiar with for years, but 2015 has proved an especially lively 12 month spell with deals of all varieties.
The rate of sales increases across the UK’s fastest growing fmcg suppliers has slowed dramatically
Northern Irish convenience food manufacturer Mash Direct has increased profits five-fold thanks to a rise in sales driven by growing consumer awareness of the brand outside its domestic market.
April 'will serve rates hammer blow to small shops' Subscription
The average small shop will see rates bills increase by £3,663 over five years, CVS research indicates
Food Retailer Group plans to close 12 Budgens stores Subscription
Staff will face “difficult and troubling time”, says Usdaw
Rejuvenation Water launches £150k crowdfunding pitch Subscription
Soft drinks start-up Rejuvenation Water is seeking £150,000 in a crowdfunding campaign to tap into growing consumer demand for low-sugar alternatives to fizzy drinks.
Deflation tumbled to its lowest level since mid-2014 over the Christmas period amid price hikes across fresh food