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UK: Tesco’s Market Share Hits 10-Year Low As Discounters Continue To Prosper
Latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel for the 12 weeks ending 2 March 2014 show Tesco’s share of the grocery market has fallen to the lowest level in almost a decade as it continued to lose trade to the discounters.
UK: Co-operative To Overhaul Governance After Sutherland Quits
An overhaul of the Co-operative Group’s controversial governance is set to be put to the vote after the abrupt resignation of its Chief Executive Euan Sutherland.
UK: Londis Unveils Revamped Core Meat Range
Londis has revamped its core range of meat products, aimed at helping retailers capitalise on the growing shopper demand for British meat.
UK: Nestlé To Launch New Chocolate Bar Exclusively For Convenience, Wholesale Channels
Nestlé Confectionery is set to launch a new Peanut Lion chocolate bar, which will be exclusively available to the wholesale and convenience channel.
INDIA: P&G, Coke Considering Mobile Video Channels For Branding?
Procter & Gamble and Coca-Cola are reportedly studying plans to launch video channels for mobile phones in India, through which they will deliver branded content and advertising.
SWITZERLAND: Lindt Expects Premium Demand To Offset Rising Costs
Lindt & Spruengli has said it is witnessing a resurgence in global demand for premium chocolates, which should help it offset rising commodity prices this year.
THE NETHERLANDS: Vion Continues Restructuring With Oerlemans Sale
Vion has said it plans to sell its Oerlemans Foods unit to private equity firm H2 Equity, for an undisclosed price.
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