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Turkeys up to a third more expensive as inflation kicks in

Of the 113 fresh or frozen whole turkey or turkey crown SKUs available this week, just under 40% cost more than they did last year

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Robinsons Squash struggles with pineapple juice shortage

Over recent weeks retailers have struggled to get hold of one of its core squash lines

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Walkers apologises to shoppers for shortages with ‘humble pie’ ad

The brand’s crisps have been hit by major supply disruption since October after an IT upgrade at the brand’s owner PepsiCo

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Lidl minimum store size now 18,000 sq ft to fit more SKUs

The discounter’s minimum desired unit size outside London has grown from 14,000 sq ft to 18,000 sq ft

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Aldi trials new ‘supersized’ trolley to highlight extra Specialbuys throughout December

The discounter will be adding new lines to its Specialbuys range more frequently throughout December, making each Tuesday an ‘on-sale’ day, along with the usual Thursday and Sunday

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Christian Härtnagel’s legacy of loyalty and the next steps for Lidl GB

Härtnagel’s promotion to Lidl Germany CEO shows he has impressed in his role here. So what has he achieved, and who is Ryan McDonnell?

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