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Aluminium alloy prices driven up by worries about stockpiles Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Aluminium alloy prices have risen year on year as a result of concerns about decreasing stockpiles…

Tesco Extra

The Tesco crisis: Timeline

23 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn, Daniel Woolfson

As Tesco grapples with the fallout from its discovery of a £250m hole in its accounts, we chart the progress of the story so far.

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Rabobank's 10-point plan to boost food and agribusiness Subscription

18 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Global soft commodity output could be dramatically increased by the adoption of 10 innovation-driven ideas…

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Morrisons committed to convenience stores, despite setbacks Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

When Morrisons group property director Terry Hartwell resigned last month it was no surprise to see him replaced by…


Change for the better? P&H reflects on 'transformation' Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

“Transformational.” That’s how Palmer & Harvey describes the past 18 months…

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Tesco's trading strategy? Promote, promote, promote! Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

In the aftermath of Tesco’s £250m profits overstatement, we thought we would take a look at in-store trading.


What's the future for supermarket loyalty cards?

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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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