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Tipple tips from the London Wine Fair Subscription

04 May 2016 | By Amy North

We reveal the latest trends and innovations from the London Wine Fair

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Exchequer secretary Damian Hinds: get set for the new pound coin Subscription

03 May 2016

The chancellor recently announced that production of the new and highly secure £1 coin has started

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Sainsbury's Argos deal risks complications from CMA Subscription

03 May 2016 | By Clive Black

Sainsbury’s deal to acquire Argos is a broadly encouraging one to our minds

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Barcode vigilance is vital Subscription

03 May 2016 | By Steve Parfett

The familiarity we all have with barcodes and their ubiquity mean that how they are used is critical in business operations

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Indian Ocean yellowfin tuna stocks: a call to action Subscription

03 May 2016

The tuna industry has challenges and nowhere is this more evident than the Indian Ocean

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Food Detectives: spurious stuff about soft drinks Subscription

03 May 2016 | By James Halliwell

Does drinking Diet Coke make you fat? No, because it contains zero calories. Case closed?

bread

Bread needs a Killer thriller to be fit for the future Subscription

05 May 2016 | By Rob Brown

The wrapped bread market has lost almost £140m in the past year

Online shopping

How do you make money out of digital? Four thoughts from the Internet Retailing Expo Subscription

03 May 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Poor returns aren’t stopping retailers from pushing ahead with big ambitions

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Gin: from mother’s ruin to Britannia’s anti-a-Gin tonic Subscription

28 Apr 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Let’s raise two glasses – one of gin and one of scotch – to a prosperous future for the UK’s distillers

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Promotions need trust and personalisation Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Howard Langer

Research emerged last week showing that supermarkets have been reducing their ‘complex deal’ promotions

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Mars will drive change in obesity battle Subscription

14 Apr 2016 | By Fiona Dawson

The debate on how to tackle obesity has seen sharpening fault lines in recent years

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Waitrose 1 highlights gap in big four ranges Subscription

07 Apr 2016

The launch of the premium Waitrose 1 range suggests the notion of own-label lines as budget options is now long gone, argues Kantar Worldpanel’s Kirstin Knight

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the trouble with tuna feature

Indian Ocean yellowfin tuna stocks: a call to action Subscription

03 May 2016

The tuna industry has challenges and nowhere is this more evident than the Indian Ocean

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Up for the Queen's birthday bashes? Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Sonia Whiteley-Guest

With the Queen 90 this week, what better time to tempt consumers with a Corgi-inspired cake or two?

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Get your price changes in the fast lane Subscription

14 Apr 2016 | By Sanjeev Kumar

It’s become fashionable for retailers to announce commitments to ‘long-term lower pricing’

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OUTDOOR Pub lunch

Insect promotions are Karoline's latest way to create Buzz

26 Apr 2015 | By Titania Touché

I am envisaging a summer of decadent lunches on a sun-drenched Mayfair terrace…

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