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Top New Talent 2017 is open for entries Video

23 Jun 2017 | By Megan Tatum

The awards are open to anyone under 35, and nominees can be working in any part of the industry

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Tesco to axe 1,200 jobs at its head office

28 Jun 2017 | By Ian Quinn

A quarter of staff at its Welwyn Garden City HQ are facing redundancy, a week after Tesco announced 1,100 jobs were to go at its Cardiff call centre

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10 grocery leaders share their best careers advice

26 Jun 2017

Here are 10 pieces of advice that helped these leaders reach the top of their game.

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The timing of this latest round of Tesco job cuts doesn’t look good Subscription

28 Jun 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Can ’Drastic Dave’ justify these cuts and will Tesco’s promise that they are being done for good reason stand up to scrutiny?

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McVitie's donates 5p from Morrisons biscuit sales to charity

28 Jun 2017 | By Matt Strudwick

Supplier wants to raise £100,000 for cancer charity CLIC Sargent in the two-week Snack & Give Back campaign…

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Tesco Warrington: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

23 Jun 2017 | By Ian Quinn

“We have a golden rule that our cashiers should not go at a speed that is detrimental to service”

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David Sheppy, Sheppy's Cider, on bike rides and family time

09 Jun 2017 | By James Halliwell

“My first job was working on the family farm. I was 17, and all I really wanted to do was drive a tractor”

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Dave Curness, Store Manager of the Year Subscription

22 Jun 2017 | By James Halliwell

How many supermarkets do you know with an official Wet Squad? Sainsbury’s Redhill has one

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Bord Bia's Tara McCarthy: Brexit, borders and the Irish food & drink industry Subscription

02 Jun 2017 | By Kevin White

Brexit is the biggest strategic challenge the Irish food & drink industry has ever faced, says Tara McCarthy

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Henrietta Morrison of Lily's Kitchen: Big Interview Subscription

25 May 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Henrietta Morrison has made a success of Lily’s Kitchen despite cans up to 400% pricier than rivals

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PETA's Ingrid Newkirk: the animal advocate who won't give up Subscription

22 May 2017 | By Megan Tatum

However you feel about PETA, the world’s biggest animal rights group, plenty of Brits agree with them

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Matthew Barnes Big interview: 'Is Aldi plateauing? Nonsense' Subscription

12 May 2017 | By James Halliwell

Amid talk of turnarounds at the big four, there have been lots of questions asked about Aldi. In an exclusive interview with The Grocer, Matthew Barnes speaks out on like-for-likes, price gaps and his ambitious plans for store growth

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Is the Price Right for the former Waitrose MD? Subscription

05 May 2017 | By James Halliwell

It’s not his business any more, of course. But Price will always love Waitrose

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Henry Dimbleby: Leon co-founder on bringing good food to the masses Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Megan Tatum

The co-founder of fast food chain Leon finds time to churn out cookbooks and columns and campaign to end sloppy school meals

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The Big Interview: Dan Jago, CEO of Berry Bros & Rudd Subscription

27 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

Two years ago, the oldest bottle shop in London was in trouble. It turned to former Tesco wine director Dan Jago

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Darren Blackhurst's Simple Charter Subscription

26 Mar 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

Group commercial director Darren Blackhurst has helped Morrisons turn a corner. How has he done it?

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Alana Spencer: the Big Interview Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Emma Weinbren

If Alana Spencer can endure the trials of The Apprentice, surely she stands a chance of significant retail success

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Build to last: get your foodie startup past the two-year mark

23 Jun 2017 | By Camilla Barnard

I was recently asked to give a talk on longevity at a food startup conference

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Women in fmcg must be bold for change

08 Mar 2017 | By Cassandra Stavrou

Propercorn’s Cassandra Stavrou reflects on International Women’s Day and how fmcg can encourage more women to be ‘bold for change’

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Yanko Kolevski of Cofico: My Alternative CV Subscription

03 Feb 2017 | By James Halliwell

It has become obscene, the amount of packaging and “pretty” boxes

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WNWN Webinar Panel

The Grocer's Waste Not Want Not webinar now available on demand

Experts from retail, manufacturing and charity are quizzed on their plans to tackle the mountain of food waste


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Grocery Retail Structure Report 2017 Subscription

Franchising is increasingly seen as the new route to growth for the big four, download our GRS 2017 to get the full picture



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