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The top 10 tech and digital innovations for Christmas 2016 Subscription

30 Sep 2016

Exploring the UK innovations likely to impact on the food & drink industry this Christmas

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Tesco the Horsegate villain rides to FSA's rescue

30 Sep 2016 | By Adam Leyland

This demonstrates just how desperately short of resources the FSA and the local authorities it relies on have become

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Lidl should have followed Sainsbury's on single-use bags Subscription

30 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Lidl should have left no room for money-spinning claims

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Quality Street outcry should teach brands to be creative when communicating change Subscription

29 Sep 2016 | By Beth Gault

With reformulation high on the agenda, more brands will make changes to products – and require effective ways to communicate them

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Grocery brands must focus on individual consumers Subscription

29 Sep 2016 | By Liz Claydon

Surely it is customer experience that should be the focus to differentiate and retain, if not win, customer loyalty

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Licensing matchmaking gives brands edge Subscription

29 Sep 2016

Times are tough in the food and beverage world, especially if you are looking to get a new product on crowded shelves

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Six key messages from Mike Coupe on Sainsbury's strategy Subscription

28 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

The Sainsbury’s CEO was upbeat about strategy today, despite a 1.1% fall in like-for-likes

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Sainsbury’s rolls out fourth ‘emergencies’ service with charming cycling scheme Subscription

27 Sep 2016 | By James Halliwell

Sainsbury’s has launched a brainwave of a money-spinner that doesn’t involve buying up 1980s high street brands

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Aldi profits may have dropped again but its long game is working Subscription

26 Sep 2016 | By James Halliwell

If they ever bring out a Matthew Barnes talking doll, when you yank the string at the back it will squawk: “We will not be beaten on price.”

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Leading food & drink brands must drive innovation Subscription

22 Sep 2016

Retailers are increasingly looking for big brands to help expand and add value to categories

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Nuts can help solve the world's protein problem Subscription

14 Sep 2016 | By Kate Gaskell

Nuts are under-appreciated as great sustainable sources of protein, says Liberation Foods’ Kate Gaskell

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Let's create a zero food waste Britain

07 Sep 2016 | By Gina Boswell

Much progress has already been made, but it’s time to be even more ambitious, says Unilever’s Gina Boswell

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Licensing matchmaking gives brands edge Subscription

29 Sep 2016

Times are tough in the food and beverage world, especially if you are looking to get a new product on crowded shelves

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Zero to iconic design in less than a decade Subscription

22 Sep 2016

Easyfairs recently commissioned a study revealing Britain’s top 10 most recognisable brands’ packaging

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Online success begins with Favourites Subscription

14 Sep 2016 | By Gilad Simhony

Brands looking to launch NPD have to prioritise online Favourites lists, says MySupermarket’s Gilad Simhony

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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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