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BeFries seeks funding to launch vegan sauce range into UK supermarkets

A Belgian-style fries restaurant is seeking to raise £30k to launch its vegan sauce range onto supermarket shelves

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Meat supplier Cheshire Food rescued out of administration

The Manchester-based meat wholesaler collapsed following a tough trading period which “rendered the company insolvent”

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AG Barr shares plummet 28% after shock profits warning

Irn-Bru maker AG Barr has lost more than a quarter of its value today after issuing a shock profits warning.

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Bidfood acquires Brighton-based wholesaler Elite Fine Foods

Elite delivers to more than 2,500 catering establishments across the UK from its seven multi-temperature sites

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Crowdfunders burnt as Hop Stuff rescued from administration by Molson Coors

London-based craft brewer Hop Stuff has been sold to Carling owner Molson Coors in a pre-pack deal, wiping out £1.5m of crowdfunding investment.

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City snapshot: AG Barr issues profits warning as poor weather hits sales

Irn-Bru maker AG Barr has warned its full-year profits will fall by up to a fifth after trading has been hit by poor UK weather and pricing increases. 

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Supermarket prices flat but signs of return to inflation

Supermarket prices have stayed flat year on year, but there are signs food price inflation could be creeping back into the market after close to a year of stagnant prices. 

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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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