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‘GRAB AND GO’ FOR GROWTH – Grab & Go, the big instore opportunity: Kellogg’s...

According to observers shoppers are becoming more loyal to the service they receive than the brands they buy and Amazon has set the standard...

It’s Spr-Inter-Time! Oakland shine on in snow: Coke keeps it light: Unilever HQ move...

Just when you thought it was over, this winter has made more comebacks than Joan Collins. Easter Sunday 2018 falls on April 1st: we’ve...

Spring is on the way – Green shoots in the economy: Lidl open more...

Keep your fingers crossed if you must, but it looks like the snow has finally gone. Spring on the way means time to look...

The KFC crisis – distributing the blame

KFC's recent lack of chicken product due to a supply chain problem has forced the closure of hundreds of KFC fast food outlets across...

THAT’S SNOW BUSINESS! UK grocery industry goes on delivering the goods despite bad weather

It’s business as usual for this time of year, with snowdrifts, high winds, low temperatures, and motorway repairs under way across the UK, but...

Warming the winter cockles Don’t let grim weather stop shoppers enjoying a big night...

After last year’s buy-them-up bonanza we can expect more retail takeovers in 2018, but as we went to press it was the commercial property...

Oakland’s golden year Oakland’s record achievement: CMA approves Tesco/Booker

It’s been a record year for food distribution experts Oakland International, who feature on our front cover and in our news pages. 2017 saw...

Blooming healthy business Lidl expansion plans and Blakemore results confirm industry’s strength

While Brexit rumbles on, Britain’s grocery industry is in blooming good health, with Lidl, the UK’s fastest growing supermarket, progressing plans to invest £1.45bn...

Any way the wind blows

We’re all set for an interesting autumn in Groceryland, particularly on the ‘retail blurring with wholesale’ front. While the CMA chews the cud over...

All change please! UK grocery retailing in state of transition

Over the summer, the supermarkets have been commanding the level of national media attention usually given to Westminster’s finest, and the dramas look set...

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MAY DIGITAL EDITION – ‘GRAB AND GO’ for growth The big...

Welcome to the May issue of The Grocery Trader. It’s official – according to the ONS Retail Statistics, supermarket sales fell significantly in March,...

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