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Food eco-labels are imperfect – but consumers want them

Information on sustainability should be compulsory on food labels. So said 88% of Europeans in a Eurobarometer survey of over…

Tesco, Carrefour end purchasing alliance

Tesco and Carrefour, two of Europe’s largest food retailers, have decided to end their “strategic alliance” on purchasing goods. In…

FMCG giants try again on deforestation

Seventeen of the world's largest FMCG groups and retailers have launched another bid to tackle deforestation under the auspices of…

Nestle links up with French retail giant Carrefour on blockchain initiative

Swiss food giant Nestlé has joined forces with French retail heavyweight Carrefour to apply blockchain technology to infant-nutrition products. Carrefour…

Tesco denies buying alliance with Carrefour squeezing suppliers

UK grocery giant Tesco has denied a media story that its buying alliance with French peer Carrefour is demanding discounts…

Nestle, Carrefour put product on blockchain

Nestlé has teamed up with Carrefour to put one of the food giant's products on sale in France on a…

French supermarket sales of vegan and vegetarian products surge

Newly-released statistics have revealed the sale of vegan and vegetarian products in French supermarkets and hypermarkets increased by 24% last year.…

What can buying pacts between retailers mean for food manufacturers?

With some major grocers in Europe working together on purchasing, Simon Creasey looks at the impact these tie-ups can have…

Tesco, Carrefour eye lower prices with buying pact

Tesco and Carrefour have become the latest major retailers to team up on purchasing, today (2 July) announcing "a long-term,…

What are the prospects for insect-based food?

Francesco Majno first tried eating scorpions and tarantulas while he was on holiday in Thailand. It was – as Majno…