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Next CEO Simon Wolfson joins Deliveroo board ahead of ‘potential’ IPO

Deliveroo has been bolstering its board in recent months, appointing Claudia Arney as the company’s first chair in November

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City snapshot: Deliveroo valuation surges to $7bn as it eyes IPO

Food delivery service Deliveroo has raised more than $180m (£133m) from its existing backers as it prepares for a potential stock market flotation.

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Deliveroo plans expansion to reach two-thirds of UK population

Deliveroo will also be extending the reach of its services in all 150 of the towns already served

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Meat sector warns long-term export trade could end amid ongoing border chaos

’Archaic’ paper-based customs was threatening ’serious and sustained loss of trade’ with EU, warned the BMPA 

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Small brands hit by Brexit woes as new rules kick in

A host of suppliers have told The Grocer of their woes in dealing with the additional documents now required to send goods to the EU

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Four key impacts of the Brexit deal on UK food & drink

The trade deal dodges punishing tariffs, but there are plenty of changes for the UK food industry to adapt to, despite little notice

  • Supermarkets ‘at risk of discriminating against disabled people’ over face masks

  • One Stop conveys stricter messaging to customers in latest Covid PoS kit

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  • Scrap delivery fees and minimum spends for those shielding, charities urge

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  • GroceryAid gives out awards to supporters in bumper year

  • Soaring rent debt will lead to ‘ghost high streets’ without more support, warns BRC

  • Fruit supplier J. O. Sims sees big sales boost after cereal supply contract win

  • M&S to bolster free school meal vouchers with extra £5

  • Retail’s rent debt tops £2bn after third quarter of government protections

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  • Meat sector warns long-term export trade could end amid ongoing border chaos

  • FDF reminds suppliers to allocate fair amount of stock to independent retailers

  • Seafood exporters protest at Westminster over post-Brexit disruption

  • Fruit supplier J. O. Sims sees big sales boost after cereal supply contract win

  • Tesco M&A might sound like a wild prediction, but supermarkets are in play for all sorts

  • How will Covid shape food and drink trends in 2021?

  • What are the tariffs causing disruption to UK products?

  • The government must fix labour crisis now or face another food security problem

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