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Why claims of ‘sustainable’ beef should be taken with a pinch of salt

In September 2019, the New Yorker published a lengthy article detailing the disruptive intentions of alternative meat businesses. The major…

UK supermarket chiefs rebuff ‘profiteering’ complaint

The idea UK supermarkets are benefiting unduly from inflation was batted away today (27 June), with four of the country’s…

Hatching new ideas – Big Food’s incubator and accelerator programmes

As with in-house venture capital funds, for big food companies looking to gain exposure to new, exciting, potentially faster-growing categories,…

Aldi’s UK market share exceeds 10% – Kantar

Aldi accounts for more than 10% of UK grocery spending for the first time, data released today (25 April) by…

The multiple issues putting the UK’s salad days at risk

On a simplistic level the story of the ongoing shortage of salad items in UK supermarkets is an easy one…

UK food inflation soars to unprecedented level, data shows

Data from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed that UK food inflation reached an unprecedented high in December. Overall…

UK grocery inflation hits record in October

UK grocery inflation hit yet another record in October soaring to 14.7%, data shows. The average household faces a GBP643…

UK meatpackers threaten Brazilian boycott over Amazon land reform bill

UK meat processors have joined forces with major supermarket chains and industry associations to urge Brazilian politicians to reject a bill…

UK grocers sound Northern Ireland post-Brexit food supply warning

Major UK supermarkets have warned the country's government that post-Brexit food shortages experienced by grocers in Northern Ireland could get…

FDF calls for compensation for exporters following UK border “chaos”

The UK's Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has called on the country's government to compensate businesses affected by the closure…