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Quote, unquote: just-food’s week in words

Quote, unquote: just-food’s week in words

This week, Mars waged war on Hershey, alleging its US rival was selling "fake" confectionery under the Malteser brand. Q1 results seasons gathered steam and one of the companies reporting, Unilever, admitted it was considering the future of two units. Elsewhere, in an apparent bid to keep up with the grocery sector price war, The Co-operative Group announced it was plugging GBP100m into price cuts and Hillshire Brands announced the purchase of US waffle-to-cereal maker Van's Natural Foods.

UK: Co-op injects GBP100m into price cuts

The Co-operative Group is to pour GBP100m of (US$168m) investment into slashing the costs of basic household products in an apparent bid to keep up pace with price cuts taking…

UK: COO role created in Co-op management review

The Co-operative Group has today (19 March) announced a string of management changes at its business. The UK retailer, which has endured months of negative headlines, including the resignation of…