• You are here:Home
  • Latest analysis & features

Fyffes banana

Fyffes sale to Sumitomo: what you need to know now Subscription

09 Dec 2016 | By Kevin White

A £635m deal between Ireland’s Fyffes and Japan’s Sumimoto Corporation was announced on 9 December


Trade impact of Brexit remains a mixed picture

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.

shelves index

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

ewan venters fortnum and mason

Not even Brexit can hamper optimism of Ewan Venters Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Fortnums CEO talks Brexit, Brand Britain and business rates


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

tea bag

Strong demand helps Kenyan tea price rise Subscription

08 Dec 2016

Kenyan tea prices have risen on strong demand

Carbon pollution

‘Pure’ sourcing set to lead 2017 environmental food trends Subscription

02 Nov 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Two new reports highlight consumer demands for more sustainable products in the food and drink industry


What do you think about Amazon Go checkout-free grocery stores?

View poll results


How The Fast 50 are fizzing ahead of the pack Subscription

27 Oct 2016 | By James Halliwell

The Fast 50 is back for 2016 and four key trends are driving growth. What are they? And what impact is Brexit having?

union jack one use

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

Sign in

Newsletter Sign-up


I wish to receive the following newsletters:

For Members

Become a Gold Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a Platinum Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a member of The Grocer



What are the current trends in on-pack promotions?

Hive can guarantee a saving of up to 80% on running on-pack promotions. So, if you are looking to run. or already are running on-pack promotions, we are experts at making them run better.


Learn how to deliver ROI from food safety

Learn how leveraging new food safety solutions can increase operational efficiencies and enable transparency from ‘Farm to Fork.’ Further creating trust between your business and consumer, while maximizing savings and gaining a tangible ROI.


How Norway’s going above and beyond for seafood

Discover how Norwegian seafood can help you meet new demands



Sun Branding

Don’t get left behind – sign up for the Sunrise webinar NOW!



Zero-proof pioneers: adult soft drinks category report 2016 Video Subscription

It looks like booze, is priced like booze, tastes like booze, yet it’s non-alcoholic. Can adult pop save soft drinks?



CLICK HERE to search for the products, services and companies you need in the definitive guide to the UK food and drink industry.