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Brands told: don't get caught out with your deal strategy Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Julia Glotz

As the weather has turned colder, has brands’ appetite for featured space cooled off too?

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Fruit & vegetable prices on downward trend Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Seasonality and favourable conditions in many key growing regions mean fruit & veg prices remain on a firm downward trend…

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Arabica coffee prices up due to fungus in Central America Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Arabica coffee is up year on year largely because of a fungus that has damaged coffee crops in key production regions…

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As protestors descend on stores what should supermarkets do? Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Sainsbury’s forced to apologise as store manager pulls kosher lines during pro-Palestinian protest…

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Will railway stations prove a platform for store success? Subscription

22 Aug 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Waitrose and Morrisons are the latest to add new stores at stations…


How IGD aims to give teens the appetite for a future in food Subscription

21 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

An IGD venture under its Feeding Britain’s Future initiative aims to get teens interested in a career in food and drink…


FSA U-turn is a Pyrrhic victory for industry

24 Jul 2014 | Updated: 25 Jul 2014 | By Julia Glotz

The poultry industry has successfully lobbied the FSA into U-turning on plans to ‘name and shame’ companies in its campylobacter survey, but it shouldn’t rejoice.


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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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Britain's 100 Biggest Alcohol Brands 2014

19 Jul 2014 | Updated: 01 Aug 2014 | By Rob Brown

Britain is hitting the bottle. We’ve spent £400m (5%) more on the UK’s 100 biggest alcohol brands in the off trade…

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Telogis - Keep Calm and Reduce Costs

Semi-Live: Telogis, the platform for location intelligence, is dedicated to enhancing the value of its customers’ businesses through intelligent integration…


One lump or two? NO ARCHIVE

Focus on Hot Desserts Subscription

Recession-hit Brits sought comfort in retro puds but now their enthusiasm is cooling. Time for a brand makeover?…



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