The acquisition took place in January but was only confirmed by Bidfood’s South African parent company Bidcorp last month
Blackwell will be responsible for supporting the industry through the next phase of Brexit negotiations
The top five stolen items by value in food retail were alcoholic drinks, cheese, meat, sweets and canned fish
Christine Tacon confirmed she is to step down next year after seven years in the role
A new report from Kite Consulting has claimed the liquid milk sector is in a ‘precarious financial position’
The West Sussex pie maker is offering a 12-strong range in 11 Sainsbury’s stores
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Five people have been arrested over the Patisserie Valerie affair as the scandal over the chain’s collapse deepens.
Scottish spirits stalwart Edrington reported an “industry-leading” rise in annual revenues on the back of soaring demand for its premium-end whisky.
The move comes after the programme compared the cost of loose versus packaged items at both Tesco and Sainsbury’s
The discounter started selling five lines without plastic wrapping in Scotland earlier this year and is set to do the same
Salads will be served in cardboard containers, disposing of the plastic bowl, shaker salad cups and lids used currently
Tesco CEO Dave Lewis may have only made brief mention of the possibility of Tesco creating an upmarket convenience store offering, but the City quickly took it as a threat to Marks & Spencer and Ocado’s new partnership.
Private equity player Exponent has confirmed a deal to acquire specialist Asian food wholesaler TRS Foods as it readies a consolidation push.
Newly filed accounts in Companies House show pre-tax losses for the year to 29 December 2018 rose to £9.2m…