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Tacon with Teeth: will fines give Adjudicator power at last? Subscription

23 Jan 2015 | By Adam Leyland

Will the Adjudicator’s newly won power to fine supermarkets really stop market abuse?

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First Milk CEO - Why I delayed payments to farmers Subscription

19 Jan 2015

First Milk CEO Kate Allum explains the challenges the whole industry faces


Tesco needs to sort its strategy before BBH can make an impact Subscription

19 Jan 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Dave Lewis has wasted little time calling in a new advertising agency to help recapture Tesco’s elusive X-factor…

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Shoppers set for a good 2015 - at least the first half Subscription

19 Jan 2015 | By Clive Black

We feel pretty confident in asserting 2015 will be a very good year for shoppers, at least the first half of it…

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Flavour clashes: the taste of 2015?

19 Jan 2015

If you want to know about the latest trends in food then a stroll through Borough Market or a search on Amazon…

Big four management upheaval is sign of grocery power shift Subscription

16 Jan 2015 | By Adam Leyland

It’s the January sales. And normally we would be examining the various “biggest-ever” promos…

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Reasoned debate over plain tobacco packaging goes up in smoke Subscription

22 Jan 2015 | By Ronan Hegarty

Neither side seems prepared to engage in an evidence-based debate

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Sainsbury's public milk attack threatens to open Pandora's Box Subscription

21 Jan 2015 | By Kevin White

Making consumers more aware of the plight of dairy farmers could change the game for everyone


Palm oil an example of difficulties of marrying sustainability with needs of developing countries

20 Jan 2015 | By Julia Glotz

Much work remains if we are to perfect the supply chain of products from developing world

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Omnichannel shopping: the rise of the connected customer Subscription

13 Jan 2015

The National Retail Federation (NRF) is hosting its flagship annual event in New York next week…

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The answer to hunger is more than food Subscription

20 Dec 2014 | By John Marren

Food waste and food poverty are rightly in the news again…

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Premier Foods' lesson in business ethics Subscription

12 Dec 2014 | By Gavin Darby

Having your business ethics challenged in the court of public opinion is never a comfortable place to be…


As the government announces plans to push ahead with plain packs for tobacco, is it...

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Flavour clashes: the taste of 2015?

19 Jan 2015

If you want to know about the latest trends in food then a stroll through Borough Market or a search on Amazon…

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Oil price slump savings: will they be passed on to shoppers? Subscription

11 Jan 2015

As price crashes go, the recent oil price collapse takes some beating. Down by more than 50% in price…


Salt reduction shouldn't get sidelined by concerns about sugar Subscription

18 Dec 2014 | By Caroline Klinge

The current sugar debate has captured the public imagination but is adding to confusion…

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Organic joy as Titania anticipates Premier PR 'crisis rates'

13 Dec 2014 | By Titania Touché

Those producer and manufacturer millions spent by the Organic Trade Board, which sounds all official but is only really…



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