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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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Aim to speed up the initiation process for new employees Subscription

18 Oct 2014 | By Jonathan Fitchew

Facebook’s chief information officer, Tim Campos, famously claimed all employees joining the business would be up and runn…

Adam Rogers

Adam Rodgers promoted to lead Reckitt Benckiser Nordic business

19 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Reckitt Benckiser UK sales manager Adam Rodgers has been ­promoted to general manager of the Nordic division…

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Scottish carrier bag charge begins today

20 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Shoppers in Scotland will be charged a minimum 5p for single-use carrier bags from today (20 October).

Tesco Extra Pompey

Tesco Portsmouth Extra: store of the week Subscription

17 Oct 2014 | By Ian Quinn

As far as I’m concerned I could do with more space. We’re the premier store in the area…

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Henry Powles

Henry Powles, Encirc Wines, on Holst, elephants and acrophobia Subscription

09 Oct 2014 | Updated: 09 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

I was a complaints clerk at Fortnum & Mason. It certainly taught me the need for a quick and prompt response!…

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…

Andy Brown, Taylor's of Harrogate

Andy Brown of Taylors of Harrogate: The Big Interview Subscription

07 Aug 2014 | By Simon Creasey

Yorkshire Tea and the Tour de France are unlikely bedfellows. But MD Andy Brown certainly seems on the right track…

Levi Roots NO ARCHIVE

Levi Roots: The Big Interview Subscription

31 Jul 2014 | By James Halliwell

A high-profile court case – and a 17% slump in sales of its hero sauces line last year – made Levi Roots ‘wake up’…

Ken McMeikan

Ken McMeikan CEO Brakes: Big Interview Subscription

24 Jul 2014 | By Sara Spary

CEO Ken McMeikan believes Brakes is back on track. His role is to keep it there – and make it go faster…

Christine Tacon, Adjudicator

Groceries Code Adjudicator Christine Tacon: One year in Subscription

23 Jun 2014 | By James Halliwell

Groceries Code Adjudicator Christine Tacon speaks to The Grocer about her first year in the role, and a new pledge on ‘forensic auditing’ by eight major supermarkets.

diana hunter

Diana Hunter, Conviviality Retail CEO: the Big Interview

20 Jun 2014 | By Sara Spary

She’s overseen a flotation, two acquisitions and a major overhaul of the company’s franchise model and there’s plenty more…

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BHS Food: Sir Philip Green is heading your way Subscription

06 Jun 2014 | By Thomas Hobbs

He’s a retail legend who mixes it with supermodels and celebrities. Now he’s got his eye on little old convenience…

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Jimmy Cregan

Learn from Steve Jobs: no detail is too small in business Subscription

12 Oct 2014 | By Jimmy Cregan

To seriously believe you’re going to change the world means you have to be solely and seriously focused on one thing: succ…

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Discounter copycats are a threat to brands and consumers Subscription

04 Oct 2014 | By David Sables

Imagine you’ve been out of the country for five years and now you are walking around an Aldi or Lidl…

Jonathan Fitchew

Independence: should we go it alone on recruitment? Subscription

21 Sep 2014 | By Jonathan Fitchew

Before everyone gets up in arms, let me put it out there: I am Scottish-born…

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