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PDF: Ready Meals Category Report 2017

22 Feb 2017 | By Andrew Lusher

So who are these kings of convenience and how are they driving growth and improving public perception of ready meals?

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PDF: Pizza Category Report 2017

21 Feb 2017

Who’s leading the pizza race? 

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PDF: Tobacco Category Report 2017

10 Feb 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

How realistic is Calantzopoulos’ vision of a smoke-free future?

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PDF: E-cigarette category report 2017

10 Feb 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Could growth be extinguished? Or does the market have more pressing things to worry about?

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PDF: Cooking Sauces Category Report 2017

03 Feb 2017 | By Andrew Lusher

The cooking sauces category appears to be evaporating, with 2016 the sixth consecutive year of falling sales

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PDF: Fairtrade Category Report 2017

03 Feb 2017 | By Amy North

Thousands more shoppers pouring into the Fairtrade market means 94% of the population are now in on the revolution. So how much has Mars had to do with this?


PDF: Household Category Report 2017

31 Jan 2017

The average price of household cleaning products, loo roll, facial tissues and detergents has crashed 8% in the past year

Focus On Infant Care 2017 Category Report

PDF: Infant Care Category Report 2017

24 Jan 2017

Parents are forking out more on feeding their little ones, with the price of milk formula and branded babyfood soaring

Focus On Cereals PDF Report 2017

PDF: Cereals Category Report 2017

24 Jan 2017 | By Robyn Vinter

At the forefront of the war on obesity, how much progress are the big brand bad boys making in reformulation?

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Jams & spreads category report 2017

16 Jan 2017 | By Robyn Vinter

Post-Brexit Britain will be free from ‘barmy EU rules’, but jam will be considerably more expensive

Easter eggs cat report

Easter category report 2017

12 Jan 2017

Sarnies are going to become more expensive - and the iconic £3 meal deal may well be on its way out

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Food on the go category report 2016

22 Dec 2016 | By Julia Glotz

Sarnies are going to become more expensive - and the iconic £3 meal deal may well be on its way out

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Adult soft drinks category report 2016

22 Dec 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Which brands and retailers are driving the boom in adult soft drinks? And how will the market develop in 2017?

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Cheese Category Report 2016

29 Nov 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Cheese is on the chopping block. Retailers are wielding their axes, targeting brands in brutal range rationalisations. How are brands fighting back?

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Pies & Meat Snacks Category Report 2016

17 Nov 2016 Updated: 01 Dec 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Scotch eggs, sausage rolls and pork pies are hogging more share of pastries as pork scratchings win growth in meat snacks


Fish & Seafood Category Report 2016

11 Nov 2016 Updated: 01 Dec 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Frozen fish is finally back in growth, driven by Britain’s growing appetite for cod and backed by a haul of premium innovations

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World Cuisine Category Report 2016

10 Nov 2016 Updated: 01 Dec 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Latino street food is reshaping the world food rankings. But will Brexit’s impact on imported goods pour water on the part

Pasta & pasta sauce

Pasta & Pasta Sauces Category Report 2016

03 Nov 2016 Updated: 01 Dec 2016 | By James Halliwell

With pasta, of course! Sales are booming, but Brits are turning away from jarred pasta sauces and cooking their own

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Toiletries Category Report 2016

28 Oct 2016 Updated: 01 Nov 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Forget Hollywood smiles. Today it’s all about the Brentwood smile: the bleached white teeth popularised by the cast of TOWIE, Brentwood’s…

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Petcare Category Report 2016

21 Oct 2016 Updated: 01 Nov 2016 | By Ellis Hawthorne

We haven’t dreamt it up, even if the above image has been manipulated somewhat: dog yoga (or ‘doga’) is really a thing.

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PDF: Power List 2017

16 Feb 2017

100 leaders, thinkers and agitators shaping the grocery industry 

Top campaigns

PDF: Top Campaigns of 2016

21 Dec 2016

  Everyone loves talking about the Christmas ads, but which one does The Grocer think is the best? Let’s not ignore the rest of the year either

Top Products 2016

PDF: Top Products Survey 2016

20 Dec 2016

Given the plunge in the pound, Top Products suppliers are now grappling with escalated pricing tensions. But is this kitchen sink drama being dialled up into something more dramatic than it will turn out to be? Or is inflation going to mess up things up?


Britain's Biggest Alcohol Brands 2016

15 Jul 2016 Updated: 23 Aug 2016 | By Rob Brown

In an age of range rationalisation, vicious price cuts and the unstoppable rise of craft alcohol, how buoyant are the big booze brands?

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OC&C Global 50 Report 2016

13 Jul 2016

Those who remember physics lessons will know nature abhors a vacuum. The same is true of business…

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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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