The Financial Times reports on the latest move by Tesco to develop its finance business.

Further from home, the paper notes that Turkey is the latest country to implement a smoking ban and tips a clutch of food and drink brands from the east to emerge as the next top global brands.

The Independent looks at the resurgent sales of butter and also says locally-sourced produce is enjoying a recession-time boom.

The Daily Mirror, meanwhile, notes that Mars is bringing back Treets (as previously reported by The Grocer, naturally) and also reports that a super-strength ale by BrewDog has sold out despite costing £25 a pint.

And The Times looks at the pre-bottled cocktails now on offer from drinks giant Diageo and its rivals.

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