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Time for a new approach to food assurance Subscription

23 Nov 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Five years on from ’Horsegate’, we are dealing with yet another meat industry scandal and no one is any safer

David Sables

Get ready for a new era in grocery retail

23 Nov 2017 | By David Sables

If you haven’t seen the opening scene of TV series The Newsroom, then watch it now

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Why Brands Matter: an entertaining and learned look at brands

23 Nov 2017 | By Richard Pendleton

All arguments are a rollercoaster ride, moving briskly through uncertainty and lingering over that which they are more sure of

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23 Nov 2017 | By Mark Dishman

In case you hadn’t noticed, ‘Holidays are coming’. Yep, it’s the Coke truck advert

Jeremy Garlick

Overloaded Asda should simplify and stay focused

23 Nov 2017 | By Jeremy Garlick

The big theme of Asda at its best is customer focus. Having a deep understanding of its core customers, their needs and aspirations, and then acting decisively

Tony Hitchin

Find alternatives to plastic, now

23 Nov 2017 | By Tony Hitchin

Action needs to be taken to ensure that the amount of plastic used, where not essential, is dramatically cut

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Image-conscious men are hunting out personal care brands they can show off

25 Oct 2017 | By Ash O’Mahony

Male consumers are increasingly searching for personal care products that portray an image they can identify with

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Food waste efforts wasted without Courtauld collaboration

19 Oct 2017 | By Ian Quinn

The battle against food waste, sadly, will not be won unless the industry collaborates

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The Co-op isn’t ailing. But it needs to stretch its wings Subscription

17 Oct 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

A casual observer of today’s grocery market share figures from Kantar would conclude that the Co-op is struggling

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Sebastian Redenz

Facebook Messenger as grocery channel. Like?

17 Nov 2017 | By Sebastian Redenz

The rise of P2P payments offers vast opportunities for grocers, says Sebastian Redenz of iProspect UK

Helen Evans

Food redistribution is gaining traction

09 Nov 2017 | By Helen Evans

Food redistribution is a matter close to my heart. With so much food wasted worldwide, something simply had to be done..

David Thomson

Scottish must work together on obesity

01 Nov 2017 | By David Thomson

Last week the Scottish government published its bold Diet and Obesity Strategy Consultation…


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Max Gowland

Let's hear it for the olderpreneurs

15 Nov 2017 | By Max Gowland

I am in my early 60s and I find myself in a growing band of brothers dubbed the ‘olderpreneurs’, says Prime Fifty founder Max Gowland

Caryn Gillan

Supplier vision must be category wide

08 Nov 2017 | By Caryn Gillan

If suppliers want to have traction with retailers, they need to talk the language they understand

Scott Wilson

Invest in authenticity to thrive

02 Nov 2017 | By Scott Wilson

When Donald Trump glided to victory last year, he did so on a platform of authenticity…

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I am envisaging a summer of decadent lunches on a sun-drenched Mayfair terrace…



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