25 February 2021

City Snapshot: Primark drags back grocery and sugar progress at ABF

Top story Associated British Foods said its grocery, sugar and agriculture businesses will be “materially ahead of expectations” for its first half, but Primark’s coronavirus-drive weakness […]
25 February 2021

Media Bites 25 Feb: Beer duty, Brexit, Reckitt Beckiser, EG Group

Beer duty could be cut in pubs and raised in supermarkets to encourage people to go out after the lockdown ends, Boris Johnson hinted yesterday (The […]
25 February 2021

Lidl opening three London stores in one day as part of £500m expansion push

Lidl is opening three new London stores in one day as part of a £500m investment in expansion in the capital. The stores are due to […]
25 February 2021

Seafish announces domestic catch marketing campaign

Seafish has announced a tranche of marketing activity as part of its long-term Love Seafood push to get British consumers to eat more domestically caught species. […]
25 February 2021

Waitrose trials donating surplus food directly from suppliers to vulnerable families

Waitrose is to begin redirecting surplus food from its farm to redistribution charity FareShare. The upmarket grocer will begin the trial next month, donating five million […]
24 February 2021

Waitrose to extend beef production at its Leckford Estate farm

Waitrose is to open a new beef production facility at its Leckford Estate farm in Hampshire as part of a wider project to increase its red […]
24 February 2021

Heck to make debut in cooked meats with cocktail sausage duo

Heck will take its first steps into the cooked meat aisle in May when it launches two ready-to-eat cocktail sausage SKUs into Tesco. The supplier’s co-founder […]
24 February 2021

Shopify and TikTok team up to boost merchants’ video ad sales

Social media channel TikTok and e-commerce platform Shopify have partnered to allow UK merchants to more easily launch shoppable video ads. The partnership means businesses can […]
24 February 2021

Infarm launches larger-scale vertical farm offering for retailers

Infarm – which provides retailers with in-aisle vertical farms the size of a chiller cabinet – is moving into larger-scale indoor farming technology. The Berlin-based firm […]
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