frozen food cat report 2017

A new age for space age food? Frozen food category report 2017 Video Subscription

26 May 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Frozen food looks like it’s in a deep sleep. But as the sector aims for younger shoppers, is it set to enter a new age?

Scotland category report 2017

Roll out the barrel: Scotland category report 2017 Video Subscription

19 May 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Scottish food & drink has big ambitions. Trade group Scotland Food & Drink has unveiled plans to double sector value to £30bn by 2030

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The rise of the flexitarian: meat-free category report 2017 Video Subscription

12 May 2017 | By Amy North

It’s in vogue to be veggie or vegan. Now shoppers and even some butchers and processors are dabbling in meat free

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Bread & baked goods category report 2017 Video Subscription

04 May 2017 | By Anne Bruce

With slumping sales for wrapped and fresh as well as sandwich alternatives, are bread brands doing enough to innovate?

snacks cat report 2017

How high can popcorn fly? Crisps, nuts & snacks report 2017 Video Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Alex Wright

Popcorn is flying with take-home sales passing £100m for the first time. So what does this mean for traditional snacks?

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Can pop outrun the taxman? Soft drinks category report 2017 Video Subscription

21 Apr 2017 | By Rob Brown

Spreadsheet Phil is gunning for fizzy pop as he lines up the sugar levy. So who’ll pay the most and how can brands cut their tax bill?

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Centre stage: Own-label category report 2017 Video Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Amy North

Own label has stolen the limelight as retailers put revamped ranges front and centre. Will brands be able to fight back?

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Up yours Cahors! Wine & champagne category report 2017 Video Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Hannah Stodell

Brits are turning their back on classic Old World wines, plumping for Argentinian malbecs and Kiwi sauvignon blancs

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The new face of beauty & suncare? Suncare category report 2017 Video Subscription

07 Apr 2017 | By Rob Brown, Robyn Vinter

As own-label beauty & suncare wins share, brand NPD is aiming for those ‘of a certain age’

NCS 2017

Marriage of convenience: National Convenience Show preview 2017 Video

06 Apr 2017 | By Alex Wright

The National Convenience Show 2017 will leave no doubt: food to go and technology is a match made in heaven

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Big pots: the new kings of yoghurt? Yoghurts category report 2017 Video Subscription

31 Mar 2017 | By Nick Hughes

Big pot sales are up £40m as the wider sector goes sour. Why? And what does this mean for smaller pots?

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Very much open for business: IFE Preview 2017 Video Subscription

17 Mar 2017 | By Alex Wright

IFE 2017 is a chance to gauge the export market post Brexit vote, and to check out all the best NPD

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Water margin: Bottled water category report 2017 Video Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Andrew Lusher

Bottled water sales are up 7% in a sector where people are happy to pay a premium

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Let's play: Toys & collectables category report 2017 Video Subscription

10 Mar 2017 | By Amy North

Five Nights at Freddy’s is storming the toy world, but it’s not the only one making waves as the mults battle Amazon

dairy category report 2017

A square meal bottled: Dairy drinks category report 2017 Video Subscription

09 Mar 2017 | By Robyn Vinter

Dairy drinks are muscling in on space previously dominated by pop with nutritionally rich products

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Sofa, so good: Ice Cream Category Report 2017 Video Subscription

02 Mar 2017 | By Beth Gault

As the British weather hampers Brits’ outdoor excursions, more people are enjoying ice cream on their couch

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Going green: Juices & Smoothies Category Report 2017 Video Subscription

24 Feb 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Smoothies are shrugging off their sugar woes with souped-up blends packed with virtuous greens and added vitamins

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Kings of convenience: ready meals category report 2017 Video Subscription

17 Feb 2017 | By Andrew Lusher

The TV dinner is dead. Long live posh dishes fit for a king! Ready meals are up £40m thanks partly to such options

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Who's ahead in the great pizza race? Pizza category report 2017 Video Subscription

16 Feb 2017 | By Alex Wright

The supers are taking on the takeaway parlours with increasingly premium chilled pizzas - so who’s ahead and who’s eating dust?

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Fags of the future? Tobacco Category Report 2017 Video Subscription

10 Feb 2017 | By Ronan Hegarty

Philip Morris boss André Calantzopoulos says the future of tobacco is smokeless. So how big can heated cigs get?

Top advertisers 20117

PDF: Top 100 Advertisers 2017

07 Apr 2017

You might expect fmcg to be at the forefront of digital advertising, but marketers have been playing it safe, spending big on TV and billboard campaigns. So what’s stalling the digital revolution?

Iceland

PDF: The Top 50 independents 2017

06 Apr 2017

A new number one. New entry criteria. But still the definitive ranking of the Top 50 independent food & drink retailers

BBB

PDF: Britain's Biggest Brands 2017

24 Mar 2017

I’m not sure who would be most offended, Johnny Rotten or Nigel Farage. But there’s a surprising similarity between the two…

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PDF: The Big 30 wholesalers 2017

01 Mar 2017

Tesco-Booker deal could trigger consolidation in the Big 30 on an entirely new level. So what does the future hold?

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PDF: Power List 2017

16 Feb 2017

100 leaders, thinkers and agitators shaping the grocery industry 

Top campaigns

PDF: Top Campaigns of 2016

21 Dec 2016

  Everyone loves talking about the Christmas ads, but which one does The Grocer think is the best? Let’s not ignore the rest of the year either

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