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Dave Lewis at Tesco: how experts see the challenges ahead Subscription

25 Jul 2014 | By Ian Quinn

The Grocer dubbed him ‘Drastic Dave’ when he axed 300 jobs in 2007 as UK & Ireland chair, and halved the number of SKUs…

Nuts

Almond and walnut prices driven up by drought in US Subscription

25 Jul 2014 | By Corina Savage

Some of the most common nuts used in baking have risen sharply in price because of bad weather…

carrefour

Tesco may find lessons in Carrefour's recovery Subscription

25 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

French giant sold off international operations and simplified offer…

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The race to bring the best NPD to market Subscription

25 Jul 2014 | By James Halliwell

With brands facing competition from own label, the innovation race is hard fought. So why does so much NPD fail?…

Ken McMeikan

Ken McMeikan CEO Brakes: Big Interview Subscription

24 Jul 2014 | By Sara Spary

CEO Ken McMeikan believes Brakes is back on track. His role is to keep it there – and make it go faster…

Milk

FSA delays decision on widensing raw milk availability

24 Jul 2014 | By Kevin White

A decision on whether to permit the widening of raw drinking milk sales has been delayed by the Food Standards Agency pending further research.

Chicken

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?

INCONVENIENT TRUTH

Grocery Retail Structure 2014

27 May 2014

The UK convenience sector is booming, consumers are shopping ‘little and often’. Right?

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Focus on Home Baking Subscription

Sales are flagging and the discounters are increasingly making a move on the sector. How can the mults and brands respond?…

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