UK & IRELAND RETAIL NEWS

Last chance to enter the Oscars of the food and grocery...

The deadline for entering this year’s IGD Awards is tomorrow. They're free and straightforward to enter and any company, of any size, in the food...

Aldi Opens Pop-Up Wine Store

Aldi is trumpeting its growing influence in the wine market by opening a wine-only pop-up store in London. The discounter, which has won plaudits for...

Strike At 70 Tesco Stores In Ireland Called Off As Sides...

A potentially damaging strike by workers at 70 of Tesco’s stores in Ireland has been called off at the last minute after the retailer...

Debenhams Names Amazon Executive As New CEO; Hopes Raised That Irish...

Debenhams announced today that it has appointed Sergio Bucher as its new Chief Executive Officer to replace Michael Sharp. Bucher will join the department store...

Waitrose Wins Back ‘Supermarket of the Year’ Crown From Aldi

Waitrose has been named ‘Supermarket of the Year 2016’ at the annual Which? awards, regaining the title lost to Aldi last year. The Which? Awards...

INTERNATIONAL RETAIL NEWS

BELGIUM: Lidl Outlines €500m Investment Plan

Lidl is planning to spend €500m growing its presence in Belgium. The investment will go into opening around 50 outlets in the capital Brussels, as...

SWITZERLAND: Nestlé Looking To Make Cost Savings Of $2.5bn

At an investors meeting this week, Nestlé revealed that it was focused on making significant cost savings over the next few years to cope...

PRODUCTS & PROMOTIONS

Kallø Secures Listing At Sainsbury’s For Organic Stock Cube Range

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Kallø, the natural and organic food brand owned by Wessanen UK, has extended the distribution for its range of Very Low Salt Stock Cubes,...

Lucozade Energy Relaunches 250ml Slimline Variant

Lucozade Energy has relaunched its 250ml slimline can range with a new look and available in Orange, Original and Pink Lemonade flavours. The newly designed...