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The evolution of Deliciously Ella Subscription

12 Oct 2016 | By Megan Tatum

“There’s no part of us that says ‘eat for abs, go on a diet, calorie count’ – we’re the polar opposite”

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Lawrence Hene of Ocado: the big interview Subscription

29 Sep 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Ocado’s director of marketing and grocery talks Amazon, on-demand culture, price, profitability, and brand partnerships

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Steve Murrells: the Big Interview Subscription

23 Sep 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Since 2013, Co-op Food has “outperformed the market for 13 consecutive quarters, while c-store growth has been double-digit”

John Jordon

Ornua Foods Europe CEO John Jordan: the Big Interview Subscription

14 Sep 2016 | By Kevin White

Brexit has fuelled ‘buy British’, but Ornua Europe CEO John Jordan says Irish dairy will always have a place in UK hearts

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Tristram Stuart, the original waste wonk

08 Sep 2016 | By Ian Quinn

Years before Hugh FW and Jamie Oliver waged war on waste, Tristram Stuart was fighting to push it up the global agenda

Tim Mason

Tim Mason Big Interview: Ups, downs, and a digital future Subscription

01 Aug 2016 | By James Halliwell

After a 30-year run at Tesco, Tim Mason bowed out when Fresh & Easy flopped. What went wrong? And what is he up to now?

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The Blakemore guide to survival Subscription

14 Jul 2016 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Peter Blakemore’s Spar-centric empire keeps delivering despite the ever more brutal c-store environment (see MyLocal)

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Sophi Tranchell Big Interview: after the Divine intervention Subscription

02 Jun 2016 | By Megan Tatum

When Divine launched, the provenance of chocolate and the very concept of Fairtrade were unknown

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Big Interview: Douglas Lamont, Innocent Drinks Subscription

26 May 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Does the chief executive still think Innocent is the game-changing startup he fell in love with? 

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Does CMA boss Alex Chisholm get the Big Picture? Subscription

06 May 2016 | By Adam Leyland

The CMA has been criticised for its “pointless pseudo-academic analysis” and “conservative, micro-market approach”

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Andrew Joret of the British Egg Industry Council: Big Interview Subscription

28 Apr 2016 | By James Halliwell

Eggs are currently enjoying the best comeback since Elvis flew to Vegas

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Tulip CEO Chris Thomas: Big Interview Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Tulip CEO Chris Thomas knows all there is to know about the challenge of keeping Danish bacon on UK plates

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Wyke Farms MD Rich Clothier on Brexit, milk prices and Le Welsh Subscription

11 Mar 2016 | By Kevin White

The Wyke Farms MD has a tough enough task managing risks in a tumultuous dairy sector without Brexit entering the mix

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Good Hemp: The Big Interview Subscription

11 Mar 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Henry Braham and Glynis Murray have built a flourishing business selling milk and oil from hemp

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Sally Barker, SCA MD, on loo rolls, awkwardness and men Subscription

28 Jan 2016 | By Megan Tatum

SCA MD Sally Barker insists awkwardness is a “cliché”

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Stephen Barlow, Euro Food Brands boss on helping brands grow Subscription

28 Jan 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, Barlow and operations director Mike Adams have grown sales to a predicted £82m

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Tetra Pak's Stefan Fageräng takes aim at the UK Subscription

21 Jan 2016 | By James Halliwell

Tetra Pak is under-represented in the UK, believes its MD for North West Europe

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Camilla Stephens and Mark Campbell on how Higgidy grew up Subscription

10 Dec 2015 | By Megan Tatum

Big Interview with Higgidy’s Camilla Stephens and Mark Campbell

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Britvic GB MD Paul Graham: The Big Interview Subscription

04 Dec 2015 | By Adam Leyland

A lousy summer. The health lobby slinging mud. Retailers ripping out SKUs. Britvic’s GB MD is up for the challenge

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David Rogers, UK MD at Lavazza: Big Interview Subscription

26 Nov 2015 | By Megan Tatum

Lavazza is the coffee of choice at fancy hotels. But now UK MD David Rogers is taking the brand into the instant coffee market

mary berry

Mary Berry: the Big Interview Subscription

19 Nov 2015 | By Amy North

Mary Berry has built a successful condiments brand and turbocharged home baking sales. So what’s next?

Joe & Seph's

How Joe & Seph's amazing dream came true

04 Nov 2015 | By James Halliwell

Joe & Seph’s premium popcorn has experienced phenomenal growth in its five years. So can it keep doubling in size?

Mark Jeyes

Jeyes CEO Mark Tyldesley has designs on feeling flush Subscription

04 Nov 2015 | By Megan Tatum

After a bumpy ride with pre-tax losses, the restructured Jeyes is on course to clean up with the discounters

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Antonio Carluccio on Cirio tomatoes, farmers and supermarkets Subscription

29 Oct 2015 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Big chain economics and centralised cooking form no part of the philosophy of the restaurant founder

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Whey to go! How Peter Aldis shook up Holland & Barrett Subscription

22 Oct 2015 | By James Halliwell

Peter Aldis has helped the health food store shed its ‘beans and sandals’ image. Now it’s opening new-format stores

Andrew Richards, Moy Park

Andrew Richards joins Moy Park as commercial director

12 Jan 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

He was previously group chief operating officer of coffee supplier UCC Europe

alessandra bellini

Alessandra Bellini is new Tesco chief customer officer

11 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Bellini most recently served as Unilever VP for food in North America and food general manager for the US

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Former Freiberger MD Richard Harrow joins Elevaate

11 Jan 2017 | By Julia Glotz

Harrow will help boost Elevaate’s fmcg offering

Nick Allen

Nick Allen to leave AHDB to lead BMPA

10 Jan 2017 | By Kevin White

He takes over as head of trade association from Stephen Rossides, who retired at the end of 2015

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Raisio CEO Matti Rihko leaves company with immediate effect Subscription

06 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Jarmo Puputti has been installed as Raisio’s interim CEO

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ABP Food Group joins European consortium on sustainability Subscription

06 Jan 2017 | By Beth Gault

Group will aim to improve sustainability in food production over the next seven years waste

Sir John Campbell

John Campbell gets Knighthood as food figures are honoured Subscription

04 Jan 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Campbell is the founder of branded egg supplier Glenrath Farms

Richard cousins

Richard Cousins leaves Tesco board after two years Subscription

03 Jan 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Deanna Oppenheimer will succeed Cousins with immediate effect

Rupert Morris

Rupert Morris made Blakemore Trade Partners trading director Subscription

03 Jan 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Morris was previously head of trading, having joined the business in May 2015….

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Palmer & Harvey hires London City Airport CFO as non-exec Subscription

22 Dec 2016 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Burrows was previously group finance director at New Look and has held senior finance roles at Tesco

Neil Cooper, commerical manager, Central Foods

Neil Cooper joins Central Foods as commercial manager Subscription

20 Dec 2016 | By Beth Gault

The role was created as part of the company’s continued expansion plans

Roz Cuschieri

Roz Cuschieri made chairman of snack startup Emily Crisps Subscription

15 Dec 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Her appointment follows last month’s sale by the brand of a ‘significant’ minority stake

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