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Major players drive GS1 data quality charter Subscription

21 Jul 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The 12 companies claimed the move could save more than £200m in costs and lost sales

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Unilever spreads & Dairy Crest combo 'attractive to PE' Subscription

21 Jul 2017 | By Kevin White, Edward Devlin

Could a private equity-led merger of the Unilever spreads business and Dairy Crest be on the cards later this year?…

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Unilever boosts long-term strategy as sales grow and margins increase faster than expected Subscription

20 Jul 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Unilever hailed its long-term growth model this morning as first-half revenues increased 5.5% alongside a substantial step-up in profitability. The group added the preparation for the sale of the non-core spreads business was “well underway”

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Unilever's Paul Polman on the future of global fmcg Subscription

10 Jul 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

Unilever CEO Paul Polman gives his views on the challenges facing global fmcg gaints following the publication of the OC&C Global 50.

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Dove has gone cuckoo in its latest baby ads

04 Jul 2017 | By Rob Brown

Dove is supposed to know ‘real’ women. But its latest babycare campaign shows a brand out of touch

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Where now for GSCOP?

04 Jul 2017 | By David Sables

David Sables reflects on the GCA conference and says there’s still more CCOs can do to reassure suppliers


The gender pay gap at the BBC has been exposed. Is it an issue in grocery?

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Food safety efforts must never be compromised by complacency

21 Jul 2017

Sir, Companies must ensure they are doing all they can to remove any threats to products

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A looming food crisis?

21 Jul 2017

Sir, Food supply shortages could become a feature of life in Britain after Brexit

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