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UK: Grocery Market Growth Lowest In 10 Years With Aldi Securing Record Market Share
The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel for the 12 weeks ending 20 July 2014, show familiar trends bringing new market and retailer records.
UK: Morrisons Appoints Former Tesco Executive As New Chairman
Morrisons has this morning named Andrew Higginson, a former Finance Director at Tesco, as its next Chairman, replacing Sir Ian Gibson who is set to retire in 2015.
UK: Waitrose Reports Jump In Sales Of Turkish Ingredients
Waitrose has said it is recording a strong rise in sales of Turkish food and beverage ingredients, helped by a raft of recent cookery book releases.
US: Icahn Triumphant As Dollar Tree Snaps Up Family Dollar
Dollar Tree has announced the acquisition of rival Family Dollar Stores, in a cash & stock deal worth $8.5bn.
INDIA: Amazon Underlines Market Focus With New Warehouses
Amazon has underlined its aggressive plans for the Indian market, saying it plans to open five new warehouses in the country.
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