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Benecol Plus Heart Vitamin B1

Raisio buys rights to Benecol in the UK ahead of global growth push

19 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Finish food group Raisio has acquired the rights to cholesterol lowering food brand Benecol in the UK, Ireland and Belgium

B&M Retail

B&M in talks to buy stores after 30% first half growth

18 Nov 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

B&M European Value Retail is in talks with six retailers to buy more stores as it looks to match its rapid revenue growth by expanding its estate.

sainsburys local

Sainsbury's sucked into the mire as it posts pre-tax loss Subscription

13 Nov 2014 | By Beth Brooks

On Wednesday, when Sainsbury’s unveiled its 2014 interims, its shares finished the day on 266.1p…

East End Foods Acton

East End Foods reports 16.3% drop in profits Subscription

13 Nov 2014 | By Andrew Don

East End Foods has suffered a 16.3% drop in pre-tax profit after sharpening its prices…

tesco tooley street

City news: sheer scale of Tesco's problems sends shares plummeting Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Everyone knew Tesco’s day of reckoning would be bad, but the sheer scale of the problems afflicting the UK’s biggest super…

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cash money

Why is UK fruit so expensive? asks Joanna Blythman Subscription

25 Jul 2014 | By Joanna Blythman

Back in Britain after a spell abroad, I can feel my healthy, sun-kissed diet go down the tube…


Labour plans to micro-manage our diets - it won't work Subscription

16 May 2014 | By Kevin Hawkins

The nanny state, like an old comic opera, is about to have a revival…


Pushing brand values during the price war Subscription

09 May 2014 | By Andy Poole

The old adage ‘price is king’ could not ring any truer for grocery brands at the moment…


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