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City snapshot: UK shop prices continue to fall but food prices accelerate

Despite overall decline, food prices accelerated in January as discounting returned to a more normal level following Christmas

John Lewis

Media Bites 29 Jan: John Lewis; Co-op; Suntory Holdings

John Lewis and Waitrose to stop publishing weekly trading updates, the Co-op is close to offload part of its pension liabilities and Suntory Holdings bought a 10% stake in the owner of The Macallan and The Famous Grouse Scotch whiskies

Shops high street

Retailer property investment boosted by election result, says Colliers

It made December the second-strongest month of 2019 for retail property investment

Just Eat

Just Eat agrees UK partnership with McDonald’s

Just Eat has agreed to partner nationwide with McDonald’s in the UK and Ireland to become the fast food chain’s second exclusive delivery partner for McDelivery.

Sainsbury's lorry

Media Bites 28 Jan: Sainsbury’s, No-to-low, Amazon/Deliveroo

Sainsbury’s pledges to become carbon neutral by 2040, No-to-low beverages spike in value and Deliveroo attacks the CMA investigation into its proposed tie-up with Amazon 


Sainsbury’s invests £1bn in 2040 carbon neutral target

The retailer plans to use the cash to implement a programme of changes

Young guy in the canned aisles

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.

The Grocer Price Index - Categories
The Grocer Price Index - Retailers

The GPI tracks pricing of more than 70,000 grocery products using a 12-month chained index. The index was set at 100 in September 2008. The average does not include Waitrose. The GPI is compiled by Brand View.

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