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Nestlé launches Starbucks by Nespresso range of coffee pods

2019-08-26T00:01:00+01:00By

It is the first time Nestlé has used its Nespresso aluminium capsule technology outside its Nespresso business.

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Tributes paid to former Scottish Grocers’ Federation CEO John Drummond

2019-08-23T13:42:00+01:00By

Drummond served as SGF chief executive from 2005 to 2015

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Farmdrop adds £5m to total raised as it expands across UK

2019-08-23T13:42:00+01:00By

Farmdrop has issued just over £5m worth of new shares as it continues its nationwide expansion

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Vegan petcare brand Hownd turns to crowd for £150k fundraise

2019-08-23T13:36:00+01:00By

Hownd has reached out to the crowd for investment, seeking £150k to accelerate growth and develop new products

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Cult American ‘hard seltzer’ White Claw tipped for UK launch

2019-08-23T13:24:00+01:00By

The drink - in essence alcoholic sparkling water with different flavours - has taken the US by storm over recent months

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Waitrose wins ‘Fine to Flush’ certification for own-label wet wipes

2019-08-23T11:24:00+01:00By Andrew Don

Two plastic-free products are available from today

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Sainsbury’s staff given day to help local communities

2019-08-23T11:18:00+01:00By Andrew Don

The latest Sainsbury’s Living Well Index revealed a decline in social connections among the over-65s

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Meat wholesaler fine increased after failed appeal against food safety offence

2019-08-23T11:14:00+01:00By

The severity of Bowland Foods’ offence was upgraded at its appeal hearing

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Amazon-backed startups finding high street life tough going

2019-08-23T10:59:00+01:00By

Some of the Amazon-backed retailers have failed to even make it through two weeks

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Food waste charities warn no-deal Brexit threatens supply

2019-08-23T10:56:00+01:00By

FareShare redistributed almost 20,000 tonnes, or 46.5 million meals, from supermarkets and suppliers in 2018/19

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‘No guarantee’ sugar levy money will be spent on kids’ health

2019-08-23T10:52:00+01:00By

Children’s health campaigners are now engaged in a battle to win the funding for future years, with no ring-fencing in place

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NHS hot meals supplier Apetito invests in Brexit stockpiling

2019-08-23T10:05:00+01:00By

The Wiltshire-based distributor supplies 46,000 hot meals daily to NHS patients

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AB InBev trademark hints at UK debut for ‘hard tea’ brand

2019-08-23T09:20:00+01:00By

The brewing giant applied to register a trademark for Wandering Whistler with the Intellectual Property Office this week…

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Supreme Imports eyes standalone flotation for 88 Vape

2019-08-23T08:05:00+01:00By

MD Sandy Chadha told The Grocer it was mulling a pureplay float of its vaping business

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Huel moves into grocery sector with launch of RTDs at Sainsbury’s

2019-08-23T08:00:00+01:00By

The Tring-based DTC business is expected to roll into Sainsbury’s by the end of this month…

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