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Presenting the Peters

A Welsh pie manufacturer has been celebrating British Pie Week during March by presenting quintessential British greats with A Peter's Pie including the guards outside Buckingham Palace, British Lions...

Florette quenches thirsty fruit category

Prepared produce specialist Florette has unleashed a mouth-watering blend of brand credentials and investment to inject growth into the declining prepared fruit category, kick-starting...

CHEP and SPAR work together to deliver supply chain efficiencies

An increasing number of companies in Central Europe, including the supermarket chain SPAR in Austria, are now using CHEP's pallet and container pooling services,...

Childrenswear

New research from Mintel finds the supermarket is king for today's childrenswear buyers, as more and shoppers buy childrenswear alongside their weekly shop. For the...

Consumer food labelling

New research from Mintel highlights the importance of locally sourced food, with three times as many consumers caring about whether their food is locally...

Premium soft drinks

Made up of non-alcoholic drinks, including fruit and herb drinks packaged in a bottle and presses, the premium soft drinks market has grown despite...

Brits bowled over by breakfast cereals

New research from Mintel’s Global Market Navigator (GMN) reveals British consumers are a nation bowled over by breakfast cereal, spending a healthy £28 per...

FRIDGES/CHILLERS/AIRCON – Refrigeration rethink: investing ‘cool’ cash to stay in front – the comment...

Welcome to The Grocery Trader’s Fridges & Chillers feature. Refrigeration in retail has never been a hotter topic. The cold details about fridges and...

Rug Doctor back on TV for Spring Clean Peak!

Rug Doctor is back on TV with March 17th seeing the start of a three week heavyweight campaign in support of the brand’s continued...

Foster Grant’s new sunglasses collection is a cut above the rest for less

Foster Grant, the original sunglasses manufacturer and one of the most popular eyewear brands in the world, has unveiled its 2010 range, a stylish...

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March – April DIGITAL EDITION – Never a dull moment

The CMA’s final decision isn’t due until May, but the Sainsbury’s-Asda merger now looks unlikely to happen. The CMA’s interim report offers a breathing...

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