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Toys category report 2014

14 Apr 2014 | By John Porter

Toys and collectables are on the front line in the battle between grocers and high-street retailers - and the supermarkets are sustaining heavy casualties.

Focus on Suncare

Suncare category report 2014

14 Apr 2014 | By Lisa Riley

What a scorcher! As the mercury rose last summer, so did sales of suncare products.

Focus on Yoghurts 2014

Yoghurts and potted desserts category report 2014

05 Apr 2014 | By Natalie Brown

Just one word sums up the past year in yoghurt: scher-mazing, as Müller Corner poster girl Nicole Scherzinger would say.

Focus on Barbecue 2014

Barbecue category report 2014

31 Mar 2014 | By Simon Creasey

Brits fired up the barbie in record numbers last year thanks to the summer. This year could be hotter, longer, slower…

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Bottled water category report 2014

31 Mar 2014 | By Bernadette John

Bottled water is booming. Analysis suggests that category value and volume growth is far outpacing that of grocery overall.

British Isles

Food & Drink Expo 2014: Preview

18 Mar 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Regionality is set to be a key theme at the UK’s biggest food and drink exhibition, Food & Drink Expo, which takes place from 24-26 March at NEC Birmingham.

Top Advertisers 2014

UK fmcg advertising report 2014

07 Apr 2014 | By James Halliwell

The unstoppable rise of social media has led to a proliferation of highly targeted, personalised advertising. Who are biggest fmcg advertisers in the UK in 2014?

Biggest Brands 2014

Britain's 100 Biggest Grocery Brands 2014

26 Mar 2014

It’s a cut-throat time for the UK’s leading brands, with own label fighting hard and volumes over a barrel. So which brands are ship shape? And who’s leaking water?

Top 50 Indies 2014

The Top 50 Independent Grocery Retailers Report 2014

26 Mar 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Independent grocery operators are continuing to battle against the multiples and the growth of hard discounters, but the sector is shrinking fast…

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