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Master chefs: behind the scenes in the supermarkets' kitchens

25 Sep 2017 | By Edward Churchfield

Why are more chefs swapping reductions at recherché restaurants to bubble up béchamel in factories instead?

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The looming labour crisis: OC&C top 150 index 2017 Subscription

22 Sep 2017 | By Alec Mattinson

Growth of the Top 150 UK food producers, already at a 15-year low, has been in short supply

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Weather hits tea production in Sri Lanka and Kenya Subscription

22 Sep 2017 | By Kevin White

Sri Lankan tea producers have been affected by heavy rains and floods

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Fipronil scandal causes processing egg shortage Subscription

22 Sep 2017 | By Kevin White

The year on year price of shell eggs for processing has risen by 83.6%

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Cadbury leads pre-holiday hike in promotional activity Subscription

22 Sep 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The chocolate giant was grocery’s most promoted brand as it boosted its offers by 11.82%

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Can foodservice pay for provenance? Subscription

20 Sep 2017 | By Patrick McGuigan

Foodservice players are responding to demand for local sourcing, but is paying higher prices for provenance sustainable?

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Sainsbury’s Snapchat venture is a smart way to target younger shoppers Subscription

19 Sep 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

Remember the days when Snapchat was dismissed as an app for illicit affairs?


What will be the most prevalent payment method in 10 years' time?

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PDF: Britain's Biggest Alcohol Brands 2017 Subscription

14 Jul 2017

Welcome to the revolution: a coming of age for craft booze ….


PDF | OC&C Global 50 2017 Subscription

07 Jul 2017

Is zero-based budgeting (ruthless cost cutting) the required method for boosting margin now? The latest OC&C Top 50 certainly shows its impact

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