Produce Business UK Archive


    In sluggish holiday season for retailers, Tesco scrapes out small sales profit

    Fresh food and online orders help net Tesco its fifth consecutive period of growth from late November through early January, but news is still middling for Big Four. Read more >

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    Nisa’s charity supports good causes with £850k in donations in 2019

    Making a Difference Locally, which raises funds in Nisa partner stores through sales of Heritage and Co-op own brand products, has totaled more than £11m. Read more >

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    Aldi, Lidl and Ocado lead Christmas period charge as other UK retailers slump

    The Big Four find tough sledding in December, but online grocer and discounters find favor with consumers, posting stunning numbers in final period of 2019. Read more >

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    Ready to deliver and GRO, Co-op expands online service with focus on plant-based

    Brighton, Bournemouth and Southampton are among the first new cities to get the retailer's same-day service, which will be featured in nearly 100 towns across the UK. Read more >


    Fruit Logistica: British Stand features number of horticulture companies

    The event during the first week of February, which drew more than 75,000 attendees last year, will offer strong opportunities for networking and deals. Read more >

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    Waitrose doubles down on vegan with new offerings during January

    Supermarket chain's developer says she sees 'no signs' of the trend slowing down, as vegan officially overtakes vegetarian. Read more >

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    Asda pitches in to assist those in need with Fight Hunger, Create Change

    The retailer extends charitable hand to needy in their home community, Yorkshire, with thousands of meals during festive season. Read more >

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    Tesco shoppers help donate millions of meals during Food Collection efforts

    Foodbank manager says,'It is humbling to see how much people are willing to give, and the difference this can make when someone is in crisis.' Read more >


    Aldi's expansion plans include six new supermarkets in Scotland

    According to the discount retailer, the move will create 200 new jobs; by the end of the year, it will stock more than 500 local products in stores. Read more >

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    Uncertainty keeps UK supermarket consumers cautious about spending

    Shoppers have been delaying their Christmas preparations; Ocado continued to be the fastest growing grocer, with sales 13.7% higher than this time in 2018. Read more >