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Tesco puts supplier partnerships front and centre

Tesco has recovered from the accounting affair that rocked the retailer. Supplier partnerships is proving central to restoring trust with it...

Seeking growth in Germany's dairy sector

In the first part of a two-part feature looking at the German dairy sector, Andy Coyne focuses on the make-up of the market and the pre...

Can anything halt the march of vegan food in UK?

In part two of this feature, Andy Coyne asks whether anything can slow down the march of vegan food in the UK....

How does the UK vegan market look?

Andy Coyne takes an in-depth look at the UK vegan food category, which has grown rapidly in recent times....

Latest Interviews

"Intense competition drives us to be ahead of the curve" - Rich Products Europe MD David Hunt on frozen food giant's desire to innovate 5 Jul 2019

Andy Coyne

We talk to David Hunt, MD of US baked goods giant Rich Products' operations in Europe and the Middle East, to hear about strategic plans linked to investment and innovation.


South Africa's Pioneer Food Group adds brands in UK growth push - interview 3 Jan 2018

Simon Harvey

South Africa’s Pioneer Food Group last month moved again to expand its business in the UK, snapping up Lizi's granola owner The Good Carb Food Company. The deal was the first since Pioneer renamed its UK arm in September and announced "ambitious expansion plans" for the market. just-food’s Simon Harvey spoke with Jonathon Thorn, the chief executive of Pioneer’s UK unit, about the company’s plans in the country.

Latest News

Tesco chief Dave Lewis 'warns Brexit preparations more difficult this time around' 3 Jul 19

Simon Harvey

The chief executive of UK big four supermarket Tesco has warned preparations for the new Brexit deadline will be more difficult this time around.


Bubs Australia inks another deal in China with retail agreement under Beingmate joint venture 27 Jun 19

Simon Harvey

Infant-formula maker Bubs Australia has entered another deal in China through its newly-established joint venture.


Outgoing UK grocery business adjudicator sets out new approach to regulation  25 Jun 19

Andy Coyne

The UK government body overseeing the behaviour of the country's large supermarket chains has set out a new compliance strategy.


Montezuma's names new senior management team with Bruce Alexander at the helm 10 Jun 19

Simon Harvey

Montezuma's has made a trio of senior level appointments to head up the UK-based chocolate manufacturer.


Rebates under scrutiny in South Africa grocery inquiry 29 May 19

Dean Best

Rebates offered by FMCG companies operating in South Africa to retailers give national chains an "unfair" advantage over smaller rivals, the local competition watchdog has argued.


US meal-kit firm Purple Carrot acquired by Japanese grocer Oisix 22 May 19

Andy Coyne

Purple Carrot, the US plant-based meal-kit firm, has been acquired by an overseas online grocer for an initial US$12.8m.

Latest blogs

Ocado branches into vertical farming 11 Jun 19

Dean Best

The UK-based online grocer - increasingly seen not just as a retailer but as a broader tech business - is to plough investment into indoor farming.


Now Aussie grocery giant Woolies invests in meal-kits 10 Jun 19

Dean Best

The growing consumer interest in - and demand for - buying food online has put meal-kit players in a number of western markets in the spotlight, even if it is still too early to judge how big the market could become or which products will be a long-term success.



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