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City snapshot: Profits warning at Raisio as weak pound continues to hurt group Subscription

21 Jul 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Finnish food group Raisio has issued a profits warning as a result of challenges in its UK confectionery business and the weakening of the pound against the euro. Plus, British American Tobacco appoints three Reynolds directors to its board after getting backing for its proposed $49m takeover of its tobacco rival.

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Broadland Wineries tops up range with Birds Eye View lineup Subscription

By Daniel Woolfson

The three-strong lineup is produced by Peter Pollard of Project Wine in Australia’s Langhorne Creek

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Sainsbury's encourages midweek BBQs with outdoor campaign

By Emma Weinbren

The campaign was led by Omnicom Media Group’s planning and media buying network PHD

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Holland & Barrett to open stores in Glasgow and Northants Subscription

By Helen Gilbert

Both the Glasgow and Rushden stores will feature a bespoke tea bar

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City snapshot: Premier Foods suffers further slump in sales Subscription

By Edward Devlin

Premier Foods revealed a difficult start to the year as first quarter sales fell 3.1%, driven by changes to supermarket promotions and less demand for its products in the June heat

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Jo Whitfield confirmed as permanent Co-op Food CEO Subscription

By Ian Quinn

Whitfield was with Asda for eight years before joining the Co-op last year

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Tesco Whitfield, Dover: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

By Helen Gilbert

“I’m very proud of the team, it’s a fantastic achievement”


The gender pay gap at the BBC has been exposed. Is it an issue in grocery?

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Entries now open for second annual Grocer Drink Awards

Drink brands are invited to submit their products for a unique two-step judging process

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The valuation challenge with crowdfunding

I read with interest your article ‘The Trouble with Crowdfunding’ 

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Waste Not Want Not food waste campaign: The industry pledges its support

The Grocer has launched a major campaign on food waste. Here’s how it’s been received so far

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