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Mark Price

'Shoppers' and 'consumers' are different beasts Subscription

31 Oct 2014

Comments by Mark Price, the MD of Waitrose, that changes in British shopping habits are “far more fundamental than the dis…

HIGH STREET SHUT

Broken business rates

30 Oct 2014

Sir: As a local shop owner I have been campaigning on the broken system of business rates for the past few years (‘Business rates need

Cash

Auto-enrol confusion

30 Oct 2014

Having had first-hand experience with auto enrol…

Tesco Business Man

Private-label pride

23 Oct 2014

It is good news for the retail sector and private label that Tesco has revamped its new ‘BD Beauty Secrets’ range…

Online shopping

Internet of things to do

23 Oct 2014

While there’s little doubt as to the potentially vast impact The Internet of Things (IoT) will have on the industry…

Focus on SIAL

SIAL Category Report 2014 Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Our friends across the Channel aren’t exactly known for their admiration of our national cuisine…

Praying for rain

Winter Remedies Category Report 2014 Subscription

16 Oct 2014 | By Paul Davies

After a year of relatively mild weather, in which sales fell 6.1% by value [Kantar Worldpanel 52 w/e 20 July 2014], suppliers of winter remedies are hoping for a rough winter…

Biscuit board

Cakes & Biscuits Category Report 2014 Subscription

16 Oct 2014 | By Katy Salter

This year’s biscuit success story is McVitie’s Digestives, which launched in 1892. It is up 11.8% in value…

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