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The Dairymen 2015

11 Sep 2015

It’s been a turbulent year for the UK dairy industry. Our Dairymen special looks at the new power players in dairy supplier boardrooms, and charts the opportunities and challenges for the sector in the year ahead.

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Grocery Retail Structure 2016

20 May 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

With Musgrave and Morrisons pulling out, convenience is in the spotlight, while the big four have all but stopped growing

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Britain's biggest brands: prices drop due to supermarket wars Subscription

20 Mar 2015 | By Rob Brown

The escalating supermarket price war has helped drive down average prices of 41 of Britain’s 100 biggest grocery brands…

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Home Baking Category Report 2016

21 Jul 2016 Updated: 18 Aug 2016 | By Amy North

Brits love a bit of self-mockery. So much so the hash tag ‘baking fail’ has been used more than 15,000 times on Instagram alone…

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Canned Category Report 2016

20 Jul 2016 Updated: 18 Aug 2016 | By Andrew Lusher

Tinned food is in trouble, bearing the brunt of the wider ambient food sector’s decline of £84.5m (3.6%) to £2.2bn, on a 1.4% volume loss…

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Functional food & drink category report 2016

11 Jul 2016 Updated: 18 Aug 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Powerseed bread, probiotic tea and protein-enhanced milk and cereal… Britain’s everyday favourites have been given an injection…

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Free-from category report 2016

11 Jul 2016 Updated: 18 Aug 2016 | By Natalie Brown

If sugar is public enemy number one in today’s health-obsessed age, there are a number of ingredients vying for the dubious title…

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Lunchbox category report 2016

04 Jul 2016

Are packed lunches boxing clever?

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Beer & lager category report 2016

24 Jun 2016 Updated: 04 Jul 2016

The sector could do with a hand: £54.4m has been wiped off sales in the past year

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Sports & Energy drinks category report 2016

15 Jun 2016 Updated: 18 Aug 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The three biggest energy brands - Red Bull, Monster and Rockstar - have turned in combined growth of £34.9m this past year…

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Butter & Spreads Category Report 2016

10 Jun 2016

Value is melting away as brands have had to slash prices


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