The movers and shakers at the helms of The Grocer Top 50 independent retailers and The Grocer Big 30 wholesalers gathered at The Dorchester in Park Lane this week for our annual luncheon. As well as the chance to make new contacts and renew old ones, sector leaders spent time discussing the key issues of the day, such as the national minimum wage, rising fuel costs and business rates. They also heard a City perspective on recent retail events from guest speaker Paul Clarke of Barclays