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Candy Kittens plans to make its portfolio vegan-friendly Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Beth Gault

The adult confectionery brand has changed manufacturer to take out the beef gelatine in its high-end sweets

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A new age for space age food? Frozen food category report 2017 Video Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Frozen food looks like it’s in a deep sleep. But as the sector aims for younger shoppers, is it set to enter a new age?

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Butter prices up as low milk fat supplies hit wholesale Subscription

25 May 2017 | By Beth Gault

The price of block butters in the major supermarkets has risen by nearly 10% during the past year

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Calls for sweets and chocolate to face sugar levy Subscription

12 May 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Action on Sugar says it is wrong that confectionery should escape a tax


Aldi recalls Brasserie gluten-free ale over allergy concerns Subscription

25 May 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

No other Aldi of Brasserie brand products are known to be affected


The Hebridean Sea Salt fallout again shows role of provenance Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Beth Gault

Suppliers know provenance is key, particularly for high-end products with artisanal credentials


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City snapshot: Inflation eases back as supermarkets continue price battle Subscription

12 May 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Inflation eased in April as the big four supermarkets continued to battle the discounters and keep prices low, the lastest Grocer Price Index data suggests. Plus, an exclusive interview with Aldi CEO Matthew Barnes; the latest annual BDO food and drink report; and Eagle Eye wins a three-year contract with John Lewis.


Tesco threatens Asda turnaround with another G33 pricing win Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

The fact that Tesco has managed to consistently undercut its Walmart-owned rival is pretty much unprecedented


Quality of vanilla hit by chronic shortages Subscription

25 May 2017 | By Jara Zicha

Chronic global shortages of vanilla could be affecting consumers as food manufacturers struggle to source high quality


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WNWN Webinar Panel

The Grocer's Waste Not Want Not webinar now available on demand

Experts from retail, manufacturing and charity are quizzed on their plans to tackle the mountain of food waste


Opportunities & Threats To Online Grocery Shopping

Shaping up the future of online grocery shopping



Are you ready for integrated food safety?

The implementation of comprehensive end-to-end Food Safety and Task Management strategies that utilize remote monitoring based upon IoT promise to provide businesses with a new cornerstone for building a comprehensive and preemptive Food Safety and Facilities plan.


Whitepaper: How can the multiples beat the discounters?

Aldi and Lidl are showing continued growth, but with 94% of customers shopping at both a multiple and a discounter, and with price only the fourth most important factor to a customer, the likes of Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s can still beat the discounters.


Whitepaper: Understand how customers connect with alcohol brands

In an occasion-driven industry like alcoholic drinks, there is not an ‘off-the-shelf’ consumer touchpoint journey.


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Grocery Retail Structure Report 2017 Subscription

Franchising is increasingly seen as the new route to growth for the big four, download our GRS 2017 to get the full picture



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