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Tuesday 25 October 2016 loc: GB


Tesco sees growth – but grocery inflation is set to rise

Tesco is back in ‘healthy growth’ but there are signs that the overall price of groceries is set to rise before the end of the year, Kantar Worldpanel has warned.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 14 UK retailers: multiple opportunities

Retailers are battling not just each other, but also a 2% fall in wine volume sales in the UK. Arabella Mileham looks at how the top 10 store chains are coping.

Monday, October 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Morrison reports positive progress, despite flat turnover

UK multiple Morrisons has reported flat turnover in the first half of the year, despite the stabilisation of like-for-like sales in the six months to 31 July.

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Morrisons poaches former Asda BWS director for senior role

Morrisons has appointed Asda’s former chief customer officer to oversee ambient trading, which includes its beers, wines and spirits department.

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Morrisons tweaks Ocado tie-up to boost online distribution

UK supermarket Morrisons is set to boost distribution of its online business after renegotiating its delivery deal with Ocado.

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Sainsbury’s to close discount Netto stores

Sainsbury’s has pulled the plug on its joint-venture with Danish discounter store, Netto.

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Grocery market sees first decline since January

The grocery market slipped into decline for the first time this year as a result of the ongoing price war between the retailers – but the greater competitiveness of the sector was likely to stand it in good stead for any Brexit fall-out, analysts argued.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Supermarkets under pressure as consumers share spend wider

Consumer spend is increasingly being shared across the high street, as pressure continues on the big four retailers, Kantar Worldpanel has reported.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

‘Prospero’ to capitalise on Shakespeare and Prosecco

Spanish wine producer Félix Solís is capitalising on Prosecco price rises and Shakespeare’s quadricentennial celebrations with the launch of Prospero.

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Freixenet launches ‘Ice’ Cava

Leading Cava producer Freixenet has launched a new Cava which is designed to be enjoyed over ice.

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 No Comments »

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