LATEST UK & IRELAND RETAIL NEWS

Management Shake-Up At Palmer And Harvey

A number of senior executives are reported to have left Palmer and Harvey (P&H) in recent days as part of a shake-up instigated by...

PepsiCo Selling Its Stake In Britvic

PepsiCo revealed yesterday that it is selling its long-held 4.5% stake in Britvic. The British soft drinks group acts as PepsiCo’s bottler in the...

Co-Founder Of Fever-Tree Makes £73m From Selling 3.9% Stake

Charles Rolls, the co-founder of premium drinks maker Fever-Tree, is toasting a £73m windfall after selling a 3.9% stake in the fast-growing business. Rolls had...

Waitrose Begins Exporting Premium Range To India And China

Waitrose has revealed that its premium range, ‘Waitrose 1', is now being exported to both India and China. A year on from when it launched...

LATEST INTERNATIONAL RETAIL NEWS

AUSTRALIA: Ansell Sells Condom Unit For A$800m

The Ansell group has sold its condom division, the world’s second-largest, to a Chinese consortium for A$800m (US$600m).  The unit, which owns brands such...

US: Organic Food Sales Hit Record Highs

Sales of organic food in the US reached record highs in 2016, breaking through the $40bn mark for the first time. According to the Organic...

PRODUCTS & PROMOTIONS

Graham’s Expands Organic Range, Secures Sainsbury’s Listing

Graham’s The Family Dairy has launched a new milk product which will be listed exclusively at Sainsbury’s stores across the country. The new Organic Semi-Skimmed...

Freixenet Launches Premium Prosecco

The Freixenet brand is set to launch a brand new Prosecco in the UK this summer, following extensive ‘taste test’ research to create the...