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Big four supermarkets dive to deepest rate of deflation yet Subscription

20 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Food prices hit new lows last month as the big four supermarkets experienced the highest rate of deflation to date in October.

Mondelez to help create a million 'coffee entrepreneurs' Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Mondelez International – the world’s secondlargest coffee company – has this week unveiled new steps…

Xmas ads

Christmas TV ads 2014: our experts rate all the supermarket ads Video Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Vince Bamford

From uber reality to pure escapism, our experts give their verdict on the supermarket Christmas ads…

Monster high

Pocket-money toys prove a good game for the grocers Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Strong sales of pocket-money priced toys have helped the grocers out-perform the overall £3bn toy market…

covent garden

Green light for £2bn New Covent Garden Market scheme

14 Nov 2014 | By Kevin White

A £2bn redevelopment project that will transform the home of London’s New Covent Garden Market has been granted planning permission by Wandsworth Council.

Bread and butter

Dairy crisis pushes down butter prices in the UK Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

The ongoing crisis in the dairy market – a combination of low demand and increased production…

sainsbury's ad

Happy Xmas (War is over?) Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

Every year, Sainsbury’s waits until after Armistice Day before kicking off its Christmas marketing campaign. The retailer does…

Poll

Sainsbury's unveiled its strategic review this week. Which action will prove to be the most important?

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Blueprint

OC&C Top 150 Supplier Rankings 2014 Subscription

01 Oct 2014 | By James Halliwell, Alec Mattinson

In the toughest grocery retail conditions for a generation, it’s not scale so much as fleetness of foot that counts, reveals the latest OC&C Top 150…

Biggest booze brands 2014

Britain's 100 Biggest Alcohol Brands 2014 Subscription

22 Jul 2014 | By Rob Brown

Our 2014 survey of Britain’s Biggest Alcohol Brands shows we are drinking more and paying more for the pleasure. But is the value and volume turnaround sustainable, or was it just generated by 2013’s heatwave?

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