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Fish counters: eight examples of brilliant merchandising from around Europe

20 Sep 2018 | By Bryan Roberts

Tcc Global insight director Bryan Roberts takes a look at best practice in fish merchandising 

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Asda to cut fridge energy use with Formula 1-inspired tech Subscription

20 Sep 2018 | By Ian Quinn

New technology is being rolled out to nearly 200 Asda supermarkets

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'Zero-waste' grocery store BYO opens in Tooting, London

19 Sep 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

BYO only stocks vegan and plant-based items, in line with its environmentally friendly mission

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First look: Inside Tesco's new discount chain Jack's, Chatteris

19 Sep 2018 | By The Grocer News Team

The new chain is designed to ”bring customers great-tasting food at the lowest possible prices” and promises ”no fancy fixtures or fittings, and no added extras”

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Tesco unveils new discount grocery chain Jack’s

19 Sep 2018 | By The Grocer News Team

The chain, named after Tesco founder Jack Cohen, will carry roughly 2,600 product lines and focus on British sourcing

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M&S continues to open Wasabi sushi concessions Subscription

12 Sep 2018 | By Andrew Don

The retailer added three new Wasabi concessions this summer

Premier Victoria

Premier looks to bring in teens and vegans with store concept Subscription

07 Sep 2018 | By Ronan Hegarty

The concept store in Hull features seating areas and free wi-fi

B&M Express

B&M converts Heron Foods branches to 'B&M Express' fascia Subscription

03 Sep 2018 | By Steve Farrell

At least six Heron Foods stores are operating under the new banner

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M&S trials mobile pay app at Paddington HQ store Subscription

31 Aug 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

The service has recently been extended from M&S staff only to the general public

Select and Save

Select & Save unveils fascia for price-sensitive catchments Subscription

31 Aug 2018 | By Andrew Don

Five stores have opened under the secondary fascia

Aldi Tooting refurbishment

Aldi Tooting: smallest UK store gets Project Fresh overhaul Subscription

29 Aug 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The 8,000 sq ft Tooting store in South London has closed for nearly four weeks while the refurbishment is carried out

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Iceland introduces programme of lower-cost refurbishments Subscription

29 Aug 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The trial programme requires stores to close for three to five days instead of three weeks

Meat fixture at Markthalle Krefeld in Germany

Nine stores that have taken meat counters to the next level

17 Aug 2018 | By Bryan Roberts

Bryan Roberts, global insight director of tcc global, takes a look at examples of best practice from retailers looking to add value through serviced meat counters

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Asda, Sainsbury's and M&S sign up for 'Purple Tuesday' Subscription

14 Aug 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

13 November will be the UK’s first dedicated day to promote accessible shopping for customers with disabilities

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Sainsbury's extends its checkout-free payment trial Subscription

13 Aug 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

The new trial will take place at its Clapham North station Local store

eat 17 founders

Breaking the mould in convenience Video Subscription

08 Aug 2018 | By Angelina Mason

It was a humble beginning for the step brothers behind premium food retailer Eat 17

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Henderson Group plans more self-service tills following trial Subscription

01 Aug 2018 | By Ronan Hegarty

Bespoke system has been developed by its subsidiary Henderson Technology

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Iceland faces Welsh language protests at new Rhyl store

01 Aug 2018 | By Kevin White

The retailer said introducing Welsh signage would ’add complexity and cost to our operations’

Amazon checkout-free

Consumers 'unlikely' to use checkout-free tech, says report Subscription

19 Jul 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

But around a third would use technology such as a smartphone app to scan purchases

Trigo Vision

Trigo Vision gains $7m funding for checkout-free store system Subscription

12 Jul 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The $7m in funding, from Hetz Ventures and Vertex Ventures, is to be used to grow the research and development team…

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Plastic and the Packaging Conundrum

Plastic is the new public enemy number one. But how should the industry, which is so reliant on plastic as a packaging solution, respond?

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The Soft Drinks Sugar Levy Webinar

What does the Sugar Levy mean? Everything you ever wanted to know and never dared to ask

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Coca-Cola: How to Bring Sales and Operations Alive with Data

Implementing a robust Sales and Operation process at Coca-Cola

Whitepapers

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White Paper: Sustainability – don’t stand still

Is plastic packaging your friend or foe? Are you making sustainable decisions that will retain your customers and attract new ones? Sustainability is high on every agenda and an opportunity for brands and retailers to make a difference to the planet and your bottom line.

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How can food and drink manufacturers avoid supply-chain issues?

The UK food and drink supply chain is a dynamic model of speedy efficiency, so even a minor disruption such as this summer’s CO2 shortage can create a ripple effect that magnifies as it widens. In this whitepaper, the most catastrophic and high-profile supply chain breakdowns are examined to understand what went wrong and why – and, crucially, what can food and drink manufacturers avoid supply-chain issues?

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WHITE PAPER – Research: Food and drink report 2018

Bray Leino surveyed 1,400 consumers in London, Wales and the North East on a range of behaviours and attitudes to food and drink. What is influencing their buying decisions? What are they buying more and less of? How do they feel Brexit will impact price and quality? What are the regional differences and what does this all tell us about how food and drink brands should approach their brand-building activity?

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