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The GPI tracks pricing of more than 70,000 grocery products using a 12-month chained index. The index was set at 100 in September 2008. The average does not include Waitrose. The GPI is compiled by Brand View.

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City snapshot: Kerry pastry deal boosts Addo Food Group Subscription

13 Jan 2017 | By Edward Devlin

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.

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Deflation weakens more as prices of fresh food creep up Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Deflation tumbled to its lowest level since mid-2014 over the Christmas period amid price hikes across fresh food

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Meadow Foods sales plunge by 40% in run up to PE backing Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Dairy processor Meadow Foods saw its sales drop by almost 40% last year as the plunging price of milk hit revenues

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Which of the grocers has "won" Christmas? Subscription

09 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

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.

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Deflation eases back to its lowest in nearly two years Subscription

09 Dec 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Supermarket price deflation has eased back to its lowest level in almost two years

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City snapshot: Fyffes snapped up by Sumitomo Corporation in €751m deal Subscription

09 Dec 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Ireland-headquartered banana importer Fyffes has been snapped up by Asian global trading group Sumitomo Corporation for €751m (£635m)

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Inflationary pressures build but deflation still persists Subscription

11 Nov 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

This week the media’s inflationary focus has turned to Birds Eye fish fingers, Walkers Crisps, and smaller Toblerones…

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City snapshot: Inflation rears its head but prices remain soft in most categories Subscription

11 Nov 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Inflationary pressures are building as big suppliers negotiate with supermarkets for price hikes but deflation still persists, the latest Grocer Price Index reveals.

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Fever-Tree upgrades profit expectations Subscription

07 Nov 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Drinks mixer producer Fever-Tree (FEVR) has upgraded its profits expectations for the year, sending its shares up 10% this morning .. 

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City snapshot: Food prices continue to fall despite Brexit Subscription

02 Nov 2016 | By Edward Devlin

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 …

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Inflation is back (already) - and it's in ambient grocery Subscription

07 Oct 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Dry grocery prices at Tesco rose 3.6% in the month to 1 October

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City snapshot: Prices rising in ambient grocery Subscription

07 Oct 2016 | By Edward Devlin

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.

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The Grocer/OC&C Top 150 2016: a fertile landscape post Brexit? Subscription

23 Sep 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

It had become a “picture of attrition” for The Grocer/OC&C Top 150 suppliers before the Brexit vote

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Raging deflation leads to OC&C 150 sales slump Subscription

23 Sep 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The supermarket price war and the slump in commodity prices have resulted in sales falling

Supermarket Price Wars

Raging deflation leads to OC&C 150's first sales slump Subscription

23 Sep 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

The supermarket price war and the slump in commodity prices have resulted in sales falling for the first time since 2001

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Red Bull UK & Ireland sales hit as marketing spend falls Subscription

09 Sep 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Red Bull put this “mixed” performance down to the “highly competitive” UK marketplace

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Higher prices for butter stabilising Subscription

17 Jan 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Low butter supplies have continued to push EU prices higher

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Cold weather in Spain pushes up tomato prices Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Harvest delays in Spain, due to cool conditions in November, caused Spanish tomato prices to rise

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Fuel hits its highest price for two years Subscription

12 Jan 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Shoppers are paying more at the pumps as the cost of petrol hits a two-year high

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High demand for mackerel leads to price hike Subscription

14 Dec 2016 | By Beth Gault

High demand for mackerel from Japan and North Korea has led to a 22.5% rise in prices

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Palm oil production in recovery Subscription

14 Dec 2016 | By Beth Gault

The slow recovery of palm oil production this year has contributed to an increase in prices

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CPI Inflation rise tops expectations as food deflation eases Subscription

13 Dec 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The UK Consumer Prices Index has risen by 1.2% in the year to November as food deflation continued to ease during the month.

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Trade impact of Brexit remains a mixed picture Subscription

09 Dec 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

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.

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Christmas turkey to dodge Brexit price inflation Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Kevin White

This year’s Christmas turkeys should avoid the brunt of post-referendum inflation



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