Kevin is The Grocer’s fresh foods editor, overseeing coverage of news related to the retail fresh foods sector, including dairy, meat, fish, poultry, fruit & veg and eggs, as well as relevant issues in the agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture industries.
He also assists in production of The Grocer’s annual Dairymen and Meat, Fish & Poultry supplements, writes about food commodities, politics and food regulation, and has appeared as a commentator on both radio and TV on the state of the UK food industry.
Prior to joining The Grocer in April 2014, Kevin wrote about retail financial services for a Financial Times business publication, and began his career as a journalist working for regional newspapers in North Wales.
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The Dutch spread disappeared from British shelves during the 2000s
Supermarkets have been forced to stock milk labelled with the English and union flags
The dairy co-op is creating the ‘world’s largest climate database’ to provide bespoke data to farmers on their carbon emissions
Freshways MD Bali Nijjar told The Grocer the two processors were working together on ’some contract packaging’
Surrey-based brand owner G White & Co was placed into administration on 5 November
The standards follow a series of commitments by the major supermarkets to stop selling eggs from caged hens
- Comment & Opinion
If we see regulatory divergence between England, Wales and Scotland after Brexit, our issues won’t stop at Northern Ireland
New research suggests UK shoppers are losing confidence that Irish food and drink will be readily available after Brexit
- Category Report
Meat alternatives have reaped the benefits of the health halo around plant-based. But as scepticism grows, could sales suffer?
- Interviews & Profiles
Plant-Based Valley is the solution to vegan food producers’ biggest problem, says Mills: scale
The black treacle gammon joint will launch into Sainsbury’s and Ocado
The NFU said Tomlinsons’ fall into administration brought the issues facing the liquid milk market into ‘sharp focus’
A group of major food manufacturers, retailers and industry bodies have formed the new industry initiative
The lineup consists of a traditional tempeh block and a range of tempeh pieces…
- Analysis & Features
After a tortuous trading period, topped by Tomlinsons’ collapse, average margins are in the red. Can UK milk processing survive?
Shoppers have reported shortages in some stores following Tomlinsons’ fall into administration last week
The site is understood to have lost about £20m during the past two years