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Made in Chelsea: Jamie Laing talks Candy Kittens

05 Dec 2014 | By James Halliwell

If you are unfamiliar with Made in Chelsea, here is the set-up: young, rich, glamorous people live it up in…

Jennifer Baker

Self-awareness is key to effective team communications Subscription

18 Dec 2014 | By Jennifer Baker

During the course of my work I’m always intrigued to understand why we naturally click with some people…

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ABF warns investors to expect lower operating profits

05 Dec 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Speaking at Associated British Foods’ AGM today, chairman Charles Sinclair reiterated ABF’s expectation that operating profit will decline this year as its sugar business continues to underperform.

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Dave Lewis 'close' to appointing new Tesco UK MD Subscription

12 Dec 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Tesco CEO Dave Lewis is close to appointing a new UK MD to replace Chris Bush, who left the company for good last week…

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Sainsbury's Hamilton: Grocer 33 Store of the Week Subscription

19 Dec 2014 | By Beth Brooks

It takes some ­serious planning! It’s all about making sure colleagues are trained and everyone is scheduled…

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Henda van der Walt, Santa Maria, on Ben Stiller and Abba Subscription

07 Dec 2014 | By Beth Brooks

In my final year of school and throughout university I held a job as a sales assistant in a department store in South Afri…

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Steve Rowe's Excellent Adventures: big interview Subscription

28 Oct 2014 | By Adam Leyland

Steve Rowe is a whirlwind. I’m on a guided tour of the Bromley store with the executive director of food at M&S…


Gayle Tait on Google's part in grocery's future Subscription

09 Oct 2014 | By James Halliwell

When Google was born in 1998, it was just a simple search engine. This year it turned sweet 16…

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Irwin Lee, guest editor, on P&G and the discounters Subscription

29 Sep 2014 | By Adam Leyland, Simon Gwynn

Irwin Lee Uncut: in this extended version of his Q&A with The Grocer, our guest editor gives us the lowdown on his new P&G…

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Munish Datta: M&S eco-stores could be green game-changer Subscription

25 Sep 2014 | By Ian Quinn

The head of Plan A and facilities management at M&S says its eco-stores are not just a question of principle…

Tristram Wilkinson

Tristram Wilkinson: trends, tissues and tactics for growth Subscription

11 Sep 2014 | By Simon Creasey

Kimberly-Clark’s vice president/MD is focused on growth and innovation – and he’s had to make some tough decisions…

Danny Alexander

Scottish independence debate: Danny Alexander attacks ‘intimidation’

09 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

The Grocer spoke to chief secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander, on the potential implications of Scottish independence for the food and drink industry.

Jane Asher

Jane Asher talks to The Grocer about her hit bakeware range Subscription

04 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

Actress and cake maker Jane Asher talks to The Grocer about her hit bakeware range for Poundland…

Bob Carnell

Bob Carnell of Kerry Foods GB on Yollies and dairy innovation Subscription

03 Sep 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Bob Carnell believes Kerry Foods can become the leading innovator in dairy through technology-driven creativity

Jacob Fuller

Jacob Fuller on why the e-cig market won't go up in smoke Subscription

28 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Jacob Fuller, UK CEO of e-cig supplier Blu, on exploding sales, cowboy suppliers and the role of Big Tobacco…

Ronnie Bartlett

Ronnie Bartlett: Albert Bartlett's ruler of the Rooster potato Subscription

21 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Ronnie Bartlett aims to get everyone munching more spuds by returning to the frozen aisle…


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Taking stock: even when work is busy, you need to prioritise Subscription

06 Dec 2014 | By Jimmy Cregan

I’m writing this column sat in the snug part of a pub (playing horrific regional radio) in St Ives, Cornwall…

Jennifer Baker

Successful leadership involves more than just 'doing' Subscription

22 Nov 2014 | By Jennifer Baker

Moving into leadership is probably one of the biggest steps you will take in your career…


Adaptive behaviour is the true key to employability today Subscription

16 Nov 2014 | By Jonathan Fitchew

When ‘Super Mario’ Balotelli was signed at Liverpool, his legacy preceded him…

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