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City News: Diageo's pain is SABMiller's gain Subscription

17 Apr 2015

There were contrasting fortunes for the UK’s largest listed alcohol firms on Thursday…

Tesco Ealing Broadway now has a Euphorium bakery

Tesco buys up remaining stake in Euphorium Bakery

15 Apr 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco has bought up the remaining slice of the Euphorium Bakery business, despite reports that it planned to scrap the venture.


Poundland sales break through £1bn despite fourth quarter slowdown Subscription

14 Apr 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Sales at Poundland soard through the £1bn barrier last year after the fixed price discounter achieved an 11.8% revenue boost on a constant currency basis.

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City News: Rollercoaster ride for Poundland as CMA investigation steps up Subscription

10 Apr 2015

The announcement caused an immediate plunge in Poundland’s share price before bouncing back minutes later

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Cadbury promotes most but Easter deals decline overall Subscription

01 Apr 2015 | By Vince Bamford

There has been an 8% drop in deals in featured promotional space in the run up to this Easter

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Food prices rise slightly amid non-food deflation Subscription

07 Jan 2015 | By Claire Farrell

Fresh foods report inflation for first time in four months

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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…


Aldi overtook Waitrose this week - is there any stopping its march?

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