LATEST UK & IRELAND GROCERY NEWS

Exceedra Forum: Mid-Year Revenue Management & Commercial Finance

Exceedra will be hosting the Mid-year Revenue Management & Commercial Finance Forum for Consumer Goods on Thursday 6 July 2017 in Central London. Confirmed speakers...

Parfetts Warns Tesco-Booker Deal Will Have ‘Very Severe’ Consequences For Grocery...

North-west independent wholesaler Parfetts has become the latest player in the market to warn against Tesco being allowed to acquire Booker. Whilst Tesco has played...

Profits Rise At Warburtons; Confirms Factory Closure

Warburtons has reported relatively robust year end results in what it described as an increasingly competitive wrapped bakery market.  Accounts filed at Companies House for...

Retailers Make Better Start To Summer Than Expected

Amid warnings that the UK economy is set for a major slowdown in the months ahead due to Brexit concerns and the squeeze on...

LATEST INTERNATIONAL GROCERY NEWS

SWITZERLAND: Nestlé Announces Major Share Buyback

Nestlé has announced plans to buy back shares worth 20bn Swiss francs, just days after activist investor Dan Loeb acquired a significant stake in...

HONG KONG: A.S. Watson Unveils Expansion Plan

The A.S. Watson Group has said it is aiming to open hundreds of new outlets across the world this year, even as it unveiled...

GROCERY PRODUCTS & PROMOTIONS

Magners Serves Up New Formats

The Magners cider brand has introduced two new formats, aimed at the summer season. The new formats - a 5L mini-keg (RRP £15) and a...

Unilever Revamps Bovril Look

Unilever has revamped the packaging of its Bovril brand, aimed at highlighting its history, while also reformulating the product.  The new look features a a...