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Shelf life of frozen meat could be extended by over a year, says new BFFF guidance

The guidance is aimed at suppliers of hospitality, who are holding excessive stocks of frozen food because of the shutdown


The new ice age: frozen foods category report 2020

Sales of frozen food shot up when lockdown was announced – and have remained high. So what challenges does this present?

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Frozen food power list: who are the players taking the fight to fresh?

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As the frozen food category tries to dispel its ‘cheap, low-quality’ image, here are the top 10 figures leading the fight


Swindon Tesco Extra hit by coronavirus outbreak among staff

Tesco confirmed there had been a small number of confirmed coronavirus cases at the supermarket

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Poundstretcher DC in Leicestershire suffered coronavirus outbreak

The Grocer can also reveal Poundstretcher owner Aziz Tayub was this week questioned by police over an allegation he did not self-isolate after returning from a trip to Dubai

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How to make supermarket shopping feel safer and more normal

In the era of social distancing, supermarket trips are fraught with stress. So stores are looking to make things easier with lo-fi and hi-tech solutions

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  • Poundstretcher DC in Leicestershire suffered coronavirus outbreak

  • Capital Cooling Refrigeration sold in pre-pack administration as Covid-19 chills business

  • Nomad Foods on the acquisition trail as frozen sales soar in wake of coronavirus

  • Samworth Brothers picks up Urban Eat sandwich brand from collapsed Adelie

  • Lucozade Ribena Suntory shifts to its drink-later portfolio to offset Covid-19 trading hit

  • Government rent support still needed to save ‘hundreds of thousands of retail jobs’

  • Most consumers nervous of return to restaurant dining, says IGD

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