Big Interview

Steve Francis Tulip CEO

Tulip CEO and turnaround specialist Steve Francis: a man on the move Subscription

08 Dec 2017 | By Kevin White

It took just 12 months for CEO Steve Francis to take Tulip from a business losing £1m per week, to one firmly back inthe black

Ben Pearman

The Big Interview: Ben Pearman of General Mills shares his beliefs and values Subscription

04 Dec 2017 | By Richard Pendleton

General Mills boss Ben Pearman believes it’s still possible for a multinational to operate – and grow – like a startup

Marcus Gover Wrap

Marcus Gover: the man who's got waste wrapped up

29 Sep 2017 | By Megan Tatum

Wrap’s CEO knows it takes a lot more than facts and figures to convince both business and shoppers to change

Mark Taylor Lactalis

The Big Interview: Mark Taylor of Lactalis McLelland Subscription

15 Sep 2017 | By Kevin White

Mark Taylor sees opportunities in Brexit and a bigger share of the British market for the world’s largest cheesemaker

Iseult Ward

FoodCloud CEO Iseult Ward on how to redistribute a million meals per month

13 Sep 2017 | By Megan Tatum

FoodCloud’s Iseult Ward is on the path to redistribute a million meals per month

Heather Hancock

Big Interview: Heather Hancock, the new chair of the FSA Subscription

11 Sep 2017 | By Adam Leyland

As the new chair of the Food Standards Agency, Heather Hancock has ambitious and controversial plans for the regulator

Sean Ramsden

Sean Ramsden: The Big Interview Subscription

01 Sep 2017 | By Edward Churchfield

The CEO of Britain’s biggest food exporter is forthcoming on the opportunities of Brexit

Glenn Caton

The big interview: Glenn Caton of Mondelez on Brexit and cyber attacks Subscription

14 Jul 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Various pressures, from Brexit to a serious cyber attack, are hitting Mondelez from all angles

Christian Härtnagel Lidl

The big interview: Christian Härtnagel

08 Jul 2017 | By James Halliwell

Christian Härtnagel has big plans to drive the fastest growing supermarket in the UK even harder

Philip Lymbery

The Big Interview: CIWF's Philip Lymbery on playing the long game Subscription

29 Jun 2017 | By Megan Tatum

It’s a long game, but CIWF CEO Philip Lymbery says progress is being made…

Dave Curness

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

henrietta morrison

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

ingrid newkirk peta

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

matthew barnes aldi

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

mark price

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

henry dimbleby leon

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

dan jago berry bros & rudd

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

darren blackhurst morrisons

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?

alana spencer

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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