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Sales and profitability have soared at Addo Food Group after it turned around the performance of the chilled savoury pastry business acquired from Kerry Foods in August 2014.
Deflation tumbled to its lowest level since mid-2014 over the Christmas period amid price hikes across fresh food
Dairy processor Meadow Foods saw its sales drop by almost 40% last year as the plunging price of milk hit revenues
Which of the grocers has "won" Christmas? Subscription
Ahead of a busy week of grocery trading updates there are good reasons to think the supermarkets had a far better time of things over the festive period.
Supermarket price deflation has eased back to its lowest level in almost two years
Ireland-headquartered banana importer Fyffes has been snapped up by Asian global trading group Sumitomo Corporation for €751m (£635m)
This week the media’s inflationary focus has turned to Birds Eye fish fingers, Walkers Crisps, and smaller Toblerones…
Inflationary pressures are building as big suppliers negotiate with supermarkets for price hikes but deflation still persists, the latest Grocer Price Index reveals.
Fever-Tree upgrades profit expectations Subscription
Drinks mixer producer Fever-Tree (FEVR) has upgraded its profits expectations for the year, sending its shares up 10% this morning ..
Food prices continued to fall in October as grocers slug it out in fresh produce aisles, but ambient products move closer to inflationary territory, according to latest BRC-Nielsen index …
Dry grocery prices at Tesco rose 3.6% in the month to 1 October
City snapshot: Prices rising in ambient grocery Subscription
Food prices are finally heading higher in the ambient goods category after two years of deflation in the market, the latest Grocer Price Index has found.
It had become a “picture of attrition” for The Grocer/OC&C Top 150 suppliers before the Brexit vote
Raging deflation leads to OC&C 150 sales slump Subscription
The supermarket price war and the slump in commodity prices have resulted in sales falling
The supermarket price war and the slump in commodity prices have resulted in sales falling for the first time since 2001
Red Bull put this “mixed” performance down to the “highly competitive” UK marketplace
Higher prices for butter stabilising Subscription
Low butter supplies have continued to push EU prices higher
Cold weather in Spain pushes up tomato prices Subscription
Harvest delays in Spain, due to cool conditions in November, caused Spanish tomato prices to rise
Fuel hits its highest price for two years Subscription
Shoppers are paying more at the pumps as the cost of petrol hits a two-year high
High demand for mackerel leads to price hike Subscription
High demand for mackerel from Japan and North Korea has led to a 22.5% rise in prices
Palm oil production in recovery Subscription
The slow recovery of palm oil production this year has contributed to an increase in prices
The UK Consumer Prices Index has risen by 1.2% in the year to November as food deflation continued to ease during the month.
Trade impact of Brexit remains a mixed picture Subscription
The UK’s trade deficit fell back to £2bn in October compared to £5.8bn in September. So a great success for Brexit Britain? Not so fast.
Christmas turkey to dodge Brexit price inflation Subscription
This year’s Christmas turkeys should avoid the brunt of post-referendum inflation