2 March 2002

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  • CTN ready for expansion Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    M & S News is an established name in its locality ­ a popular residential area of Macclesfield in Cheshire on the outskirts of the town centre. The business which, according to the latest available accounts has an annual turnover of £530,000, could...

  • Davis directs Alldays buying Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    Alldays has promoted Andy Davis to the position of director of buying, reporting to commercial director David Cheyne. Davis, 35, will have overall responsibility for the company's buying operation, overseeing trading controllers in the impulse,...

  • Duggan is given a new role Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    Swedish Match has promoted Simon Duggan to the position of md, UK sales. As md, Duggan will work at the company's UK headquarters in High Wycombe. He will have overall responsibility for key brands including Swan smokers' accessories, Bryant & May,...

  • Diageo did best says City Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    The fight for Captain Morgan rum is over with both sides claiming victory. Diageo has come away from the legal tussle with Allied Domecq with the world's second biggest rum brand and £587.5m. In return Allied has acquired Malibu at a price below...

  • Each of these four Indian condiments is described on the jar Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    The three of us ordered a huge take away ­ a variety of curries, rice, naans and onion bhajis. We are all lovers of Indian food ­ I was largely brought up on it ­ and were interested in how the sauces would complement the food. To me Shere Khan is...

  • Defensive buying drives shares up Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    A flat market has given a boost to grocery retailers and manufacturers and our basket's well ahead of the game A flat market has pushed up The Grocer's shares this month as investors bought into the defensive qualities of the sector. However, in...

  • Evolution Holsten-style aims to open new routes for lager Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    Tim Palmer Holsten is planning to unveil a new drink next month which it claims will bridge the gap between bottled lagers and premium packaged spirits. The German brewer is trying to combine the best of both sectors but is keeping the brand...

  • Eve dresses for spring Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    Eve magazine has teamed up with London Fashion Week to promote the Eve brand. The April issue, on sale on March 5, comes bagged with a 68-page fashion supplement called The Season. The supplement, which includes £3 worth of vouchers, was part of...

  • Esso has the UK on the run Subscription

    02 Mar 2002

    Esso is preparing to bring its multi-national On the Run convenience store format to the UK by the end of the year. The one-stop-shop petrol forecourt format carries a selection of convenience lines as well a gourmet café and an instore bakery....


    02 Mar 2002

    Venue The National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham Opening times Sunday March 17 9.30am-5pm Monday March 18 9.30am-5pm Tuesday March 19 9.30am-5pm Wednesday March 20 9.30am-4pm Admission Free to all those involved...



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