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Rising alcohol prices credited for fall in serious violence

23 Apr 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Rising alcohol prices have been credited with causing a sharp drop in the number of people injured in serious violence across England and Wales.

VIP range

Victory buys Manchester-based e-cigarette maker VIP

23 Apr 2014 | By Ronan Hegarty

US-based Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation has snapped up a second UK e-cig maker since January with the $50m (£30m) acquisition of Manchester-based VIP.

Blossom Hill revamp

Blossom Hill wine revamp spells out range variety

23 Apr 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Blossom Hill is revamping the packaging across its wine range in order to help customers distinguish between its value and superior varietal ranges.

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Sainsbury’s offers 10p off a litre of fuel

23 Apr 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Sainsbury’s customers could earn a voucher for 10p off a litre of fuel if they spend £60 or more at the retailer.

Sugar cubes

Sugar drags on ABF sales but Primark bounds ahead

23 Apr 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Tumbling sugar prices and volumes dragged down turnover at Associated British Foods in the first half of the year, the company said today.

Harry Ramsden's chicken range

2 Sisters takes Harry Ramsden's into retail chicken market Subscription

23 Apr 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Harry Ramsden’s has expanded into the retail chicken market for the first time, launching a range of frozen chicken products into Tesco.

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Family dinners

23 Apr 2014 | By Jon Yeomans

Are family dinners a thing of the past, or are fears about the decline of mealtimes overstated?


Should grocers be ramping up their food-to-go offers?

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Native is the advertising buzzword of 2014 Subscription

23 Apr 2014 | By John Barton

There is an opportunity for clever native advertising to grab attention by adding value through content…

Certified sustainable palm oil

Sustainable palm oil: act now on certification Subscription

23 Apr 2014 | By Andy Green

The clock is ticking for firms to show commitment to responsibly sourced palm oil…

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