Independent grocery operators are continuing to battle against the multiples and the growth of hard discounters, but the sector is shrinking fast.
Although The Grocer’s 2014 ranking of the UK’s Top 50 independent grocery operators reveals a 6% like-for-like increase in store numbers over the past year, the 4,378 stores figure is the lowest the Top 50 has seen since 2008.
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