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Co-op Group sells off Sunwin security business

02 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

The Co-operative Group has sold its security business Sunwin Services Group to Cardtronics for £41.5m.

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Tesco profit warning clatters supermarket shares Subscription

29 Aug 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

The listed UK supermarkets experienced heavy share price falls this morning after Tesco’s shock profit warning.

Bakery bread

Supply chain manager Enterprise Foods in £30m buyout

27 Aug 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Supply chain management specialist Enterprise Foods has been bought in a £30m MBO led by its current chairman and backed by private equity firm Hattington Capital.

Emmi Chai Latte Production

Emmi cuts earnings forecast after poor trading in Italy

27 Aug 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Swiss dairy group Emmi’s shares opened 6% lower this morning after it downgraded its full-year earnings forecast.

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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…

HEALTH DILEMMA

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…

Cash

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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