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Claridge’s ultra-premium take on 'cold' tea offers food for thought Subscription

30 Mar 2017 | By Amy North

Claridge’s is serving a new range of ultra-premium ambient teas in its Fera restaurant

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Folly or not, it’s done. But food & drink can get the best out of Brexit with a united front Subscription

29 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

There is little else for the food and drink industry to do but to try to make Brexit work in a positive and determined fashion

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Edgy shareholders won’t scupper Tesco-Booker deal – but they can make it difficult Subscription

28 Mar 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Two high profile investors have written to the firm to try and block the deal, although the threat is miniscule, the supermarket giant could do without their intervention 

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MPs must eschew multibuys and head down the takeaway Subscription

27 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

A Health Select Committee report calling for a clampdown on supermarket promotions is out of touch

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Get ready for the smart home revolution Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Smart home tech was all the rage at the Shoptalk conference in Las Vegas this week 

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Princess Anne lines up a royal rumble with GM comments Subscription

22 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

It’s always fun when the Royal Family weighs in on matters of national importance

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Tesco-Booker clouds the air for Palmer & Harvey and the tobacco giants Subscription

21 Mar 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

No smoke without fire? P&H has been making moves to become less dependent on tobacco companies for sometime, but rely heavily on them for financing, but will it be one merger too many for industry?

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UK food & drink is staring down the barrel of Brexit Subscription

20 Mar 2017 | By Julia Glotz

Article 50 will be triggered next Wednesday. Time to get serious about negotiating the right deal for UK food & drink

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Labour shortage fears need to be taken seriously Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Beth Gault

Labour shortages in the agricultural industry are a very real threat to the food industry already, warned Alison Capper

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Pushing Britain’s buttons: online grocery goes patriotic Subscription

15 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

A ‘buy British’ button would be fantastic news for British producers. It’s not that far-fetched, either

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PDF: Barbecue category report 2017

24 Mar 2017 | By Amy North

The Dude would surely abide by the rise of dude food

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PDF: Britain's Biggest Brands 2017

24 Mar 2017

I’m not sure who would be most offended, Johnny Rotten or Nigel Farage. But there’s a surprising similarity between the two…

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