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QD Stores opens its first Thingmebobs in Swaffham Subscription

21 Jun 2014 | By Beth Brooks

QD Stores has opened its first Thingmebobs store since acquiring the ­discount chain in January 2013…

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Adjudicator examining 'specific issues' at four retailers

10 May 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

The Groceries Code Adjudicator is addressing “specific issues” with four of the 10 retailers covered by the code…

Herring fish

Smell is main barrier to eating more fish

27 Apr 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Smell is the biggest barrier to increased fish consumption after price, new research for The Grocer suggests…

Focus on rice and noodles

Focus on rice and noodles

20 Aug 2013 | By Natalie Brown

Rice & noodles are flying. But can brands continue to stave off own label by pushing posher, pricier and more convenient NPD?…

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Barilla pasta scandal shows brand ethics are under scrutiny Subscription

05 Oct 2013 | By Joanna Blythman

Barilla may have 206 different types of pasta, yet it looks as though it has never heard of diversity…


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