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A looming skills crisis will threaten rhetoric of control Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Kevin White

Brexit is going great guns, according to the government. And there’s no problem whatsoever in attracting migrant labour

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Brexit will shake up parallel trade

27 Apr 2017 | By Kostyantyn Lobov

Exhaustion of rights’ is the legal concept that permits ‘parallel trade’ or ‘grey market’ imports of genuine branded goods

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The Life Scientific: MacGregor looks back at food battles Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Megan Tatum

Back when schools still stuffed kids with salt tablets on sunny days, warnings that we were all slowly seasoning ourselves

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An election manifesto for food and drink

27 Apr 2017 | By Ian Wright

The food and drink industry has six, important weeks to make its case to whomever forms the next government

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Managing with new management: time to reassess what's vital

27 Apr 2017 | By Camilla Barnard

Nick and I have taken on an MD. This is probably the single biggest (and most significant) business decision we’ve made

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A chance to shout out

27 Apr 2017 | By Clive Black

It took a Bristolian to sum up the national reaction: “You’re joking – not another one!”

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PHE moves on from promotions to take different tack in obesity fight Subscription

02 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Why do people consume junk food when it is more expensive than heathier food?

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Strip the taboo from home working

20 Apr 2017 | By Steve Simmance

Why, in the majority of grocery employers, is working from home such a mute subject?

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There's a huge opportunity for organic exports

13 Apr 2017 | By Lee Holdstock

Export. It’s a proven way to balance a country’s finances and since the Brexit vote there’s been a lot of talk about it

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Coffee: a new age of quality across retail and hospitality

05 Apr 2017 | By Matthew Tuffee

In the recent McDonald’s ad campaign, customers who want a simple coffee are flummoxed by ridiculous offerings

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Brexit will shake up parallel trade

27 Apr 2017 | By Kostyantyn Lobov

Exhaustion of rights’ is the legal concept that permits ‘parallel trade’ or ‘grey market’ imports of genuine branded goods

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Buyers must be free to do their jobs

24 Apr 2017 | By Andrew Rayner

Buyers are stifled by internal projects, short-term requests, unnecessary meetings and report writing

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How chatbots can give brands character

12 Apr 2017 | By Tom Ollerton

The news brands are already scaling back on their chatbots will be news to fmcg firms still at the ‘chat wot?’ stage

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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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