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Twisted Halo set to launch bid for £450k on Seedrs platform Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Alcoholic coconut water brand Twisted Halo is set to launch a £450,000 crowdfunding campaign next week

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Robert Porter-Smith joins backers of smoothie kit newbie Pack'd Subscription

25 May 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Frozen smoothie kit start-up Pack’d has secured £350,000 from three investors

tribe

Tribe smashes funding target and eyes supermarket listings Subscription

19 May 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Ambitious startup Tribe aims to build Europe’s biggest sports nutrition brand by 2025…

feel free

Feel Free collapses as questions raised over finance history Subscription

19 May 2017 | By Edward Devlin

The directors of gluten-free food maker Feel Free are facing bankruptcy proceedings…

Allplants founders Alex and Jonathan Petrides

Allplants secures £800k investment as meat-free trend booms Subscription

15 May 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Investors in the vegan ready meal start-up include a venture capital firm and one of the founders of Propercorn, along with other food entrepreneurs.

simplee aloe

Simplee Aloe to boost category awareness with £1m funding Subscription

11 May 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Drinks startup Simplee Aloe has secured almost £1m in venture capital funding

the food market

The Food Market raises £330k from the crowd Subscription

05 May 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The natural and organic food site smashed its £250,000 target on Crowdcube last week

redchurch brewery

Redchurch Brewery seeks an extra £500k in crowdfunding Subscription

05 May 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

The brewer is seeking £400k for 7.4% equity on Crowdcube

Troffle

Troffle kicks off crowdfunding pitch for expansion capital Subscription

25 Apr 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Handmade chocolate start-up Troffle has launched a crowdfunding campaign on KickStarter to raise £20,000 to help the business expand.

farmdrop

Farmdrop secures £7m investment to fuel expansion beyond London Subscription

25 Apr 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

The local produce delivery service has gained backing from investors including Venture capital firm Atomico

ManiLife pixie

ManiLife peanut butter start-up hits £100k crowdfunding target in 35 minutes Subscription

24 Apr 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Peanut butter start-up ManiLife has blitzed its £100,000 crowdfunding target in less than an hour 

Woman shopper with basket of PepsiCo brands

PepsiCo reveals incubator initiative for nascent brands Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The Nutrition Greenhouse programme aims to support Europe-focused nutrition and health & wellness businesses

City of London Distillery gin

City of London Distillery wins Halewood backing for gin

04 Apr 2017 | By Helen Gilbert

The micro-distiller will continue to operate independently

cotswold distillery

The Cotswold Distillery secures £1.5m in funding round as craft spirits demand soars Subscription

29 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

The Cotswold Distillery has raised more than £1.5m in a fundraising round to keep up with higher-than-expected demand for its new whisky.

Welsh flag

Welsh food & drink to benefit from £21m Project Helix boost

23 Mar 2017 | By Kevin White

Plan will create 370 new jobs in food & drink sector and safeguard 2,000, says Welsh government

Hops

Hops specialist Charles Faram secures £6m bank funding to meet growing US demand Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Hops merchant Charles Faram has expanded its presence in the US to fuel the craft beer boom after securing a £6m bank funding package.

morrisons colindale

Morrisons’ credit rating moved to positive by Moody’s Subscription

22 Mar 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

International ratings agency Moody’s has moved Morrisons’ credit rating from stable to positive in a sign the supermarket’s trading recovery could lead to ratings upgrades.

Aduna

Aduna smashes £325k funding target as demand for African-inspired food and drink grows Subscription

21 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Health food brand Aduna has hit its £325,000 crowdfunding target just two days after launching the campaign to raise cash for the next stage of growth.

Palmer & Harvey

Imperial Brands and JTI confirm Palmer & Harvey stake talks Subscription

21 Mar 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

According to Sky News, the tobacco giants are considering investing tens of millions of pounds into P&H…

Hilltop Honey

Hilltop Honey eyes expansion with £385k funding package Subscription

20 Mar 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Welsh raw honey supplier Hilltop Honey has invested in a new manufacturing site and equipment to fuel growth after securing a £385k funding package.

chi coconut water

Chi secures funds to accelerate growth Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Coconut water, milk and oil brand Chi has secured £1.5m from high net-worth backers and overseas distribution partners

Halewood range of Surprisingly Good brand wine

Halewood eyes growth with £50m debt facility Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The company’s plans includes adding a “balanced portfolio” of spirit brands

Bowman Ingredients

Bowman Ingredients secures funding for UK's first dedicated gluten-free plant Subscription

14 Mar 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Hertfordshire-based food coatings supplier Bowman Ingredients has opened the UK’s first dedicated gluten-free manufacturing site after securing a £6m funding package from HSBC.

miso tasty ramen

Miso Tasty surges past £150k Seedrs target Subscription

09 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Japanese snack brand Miso Tasty has surged passed its £150,000 crowdfunding target in less than 36 hours

Miso Tasty

Miso Tasty seeks £150k to launch new ramen noodle kits Subscription

06 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Japanese snack brand Miso Tasty is raising £150k in a crowdfunding campaign to support the launch of a new line of ramen noodle kits in 300 Waitrose stores.

Morrisons CEO David Potts

Morrisons results: what the analysts say Subscription

04 May 2017

Morrisons’ like-for-like sales rose 3.4% in the 13 weeks to 30 April – its highest growth rate yet under CEO David Potts

Sainsbury's Nine Elms store

Sainsbury's results: what the analysts say Subscription

03 May 2017

Sainsbury’s has reported a 1% drop in profit before tax for the year to 11 March. Here’s how leading City and retail analysts reacted to the news

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Tesco results: what the analysts say Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Tesco’s UK-like-for-like sales were up 0.9% in the year – its first reported full-year growth for seven years. Here’s how analysts have reacted

Sainsbury's Nine Elms store

Sainsbury's results: what the analysts say Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

  Sainsbury’s Nine Elms store

feel free pasta

Crowdfunding puts the fun in funding but it's not without risk Subscription

03 Mar 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Amidst turbulent conditions, there are sure to be further failures and a tightening of the rules

Asda tills

Asda’s quiet man Sean Clarke is right to focus on more than price Subscription

21 Feb 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Today’s results provide some encouragement that Asda is at least heading in the right direction, but there’s still a long way to go …

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Grocers' Christmas results top City expectations Subscription

13 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Which of the supermarkets ‘won’ Christmas is a fight decided at the tills, but the winner of the battle in the City comes down to expectations.

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'Remarkable' Christmas as major retailers all report success Subscription

13 Jan 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

All of the major food and drink retailers have come through the crucial trading period in decent fettle

Tesco food cloud

Tesco Christmas results: what the analysts say Subscription

12 Jan 2017

Our roundup of how leading retail and City analysts reacted to Tesco’s latest quarterly update

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The big boys are starting to get even. And David Potts makes it look easy Subscription

10 Jan 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

A back to basics approach implemented by CEO David Potts has seen the once-troubled supermarket bounce back with its best financial results for seven years

morrisons christmas mistletoe

Which of the grocers has "won" Christmas? Subscription

09 Jan 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Ahead of a busy week of grocery trading updates there are good reasons to think the supermarkets had a far better time of things over the festive period.

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