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Can supermarkets steal a slice of the takeaway market?

Driven by the success of Deliveroo, Just Eat and other apps, the takeaway market is worth nearly £13bn and now supermarkets want a pizza the action

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Sainsbury’s launches own-label Plant Pioneers vegan range

Plant Pioneers, which was released in selected stores in October, is set for a national rollout in stores and online on New Year’s Day

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Waitrose to replace 10p plastic bags with 50p & 75p versions in expanded trial

The retailer hopes to encourage shoppers to reuse the more expensive bags, made from tougher plastic, for longer

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M&S to roll out vertical herb farms to more London stores

By next week, shoppers will be able to buy store-grown and harvested herbs at a further six locations

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City snapshot: Morrisons promotes Trevor Strain to COO role

Morrisons commercial chief Trevor Strain has been appointed as chief operating officer in a move which sees trading director Michael Gleeson become chief financial officer

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Jeremy Corbyn accuses Asda and Amazon of being among ‘worst employers’

Labour claimed ambulances were called to Amazon warehouses every two days last year

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Marks & Spencer Salted Caramel Tortilla Rolls: acid test

These bagged snacks are part of M&S’s limited-edition Christmas range

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Waitrose trials DNA-based food advice service in London store

The pop-up will be in-store for an initial three-month period

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Tesco to support disabled shoppers with introduction of sunflower lanyards

The lanyards act as a discreet sign that the wearer has a hidden disability

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Juul continues push across UK with Tesco listing

US vape brand also hit shelves in Morrisons over recent weeks

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Supermarket prices fall back in September

Supermarket prices edged back into deflation last month for the first time since April, according to the latest Grocer Price Index.