Opinion

  • Jim Prevor - PBUK

    Letter to the Editor

    • , Jim Prevor
    Following our opinion post on Tesco's supplier relationships, Jim Prevor responds to a letter from Richard Kochersperger
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  • Liz O

    Will London’s eating-out bubble float across the UK?

    • , Liz O’Keefe
    Chef and food journalist Liz O’Keefe explores the consistent growth of the English capital’s vibrant restaurant market, from casual dining and healthy fast food to street food and pop-up supper clubs
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  • JOHN GILES Promar International

    And we thought we didn’t like discounters in the UK

    • , John Giles
    Market research consultant John Giles discusses how the “no frills” shopping concept offered by the German discounters has now taken hold of the UK despite a rocky start
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  • Paul Collins Commercial Director at Reynolds

    Seasonality – what’s the real story?

    • , Paul Collins
    Paul Collins, commercial director at Reynolds, tells foodservice buyers there is far more depth to seasonality than homegrown
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  • Jim Prevor - PBUK

    Tesco must go ‘cold-turkey’ to overcome crack-cocaine-like addiction to supplier cash

    • , Jim Prevor
    The Perishable Pundit, Jim Prevor, outlines why a switch to a consumer-centric focus can help Tesco compete in a changing retail environment
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  • Tommy Leighton - PBUK

    Enduring strategic partnerships can help UK buyers achieve ultimate goal

    • , Tommy Leighton
    PBUK’s managing director Tommy Leighton analyses the role that true partnerships can play in advancing the fresh produce trade
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  • Natasha Gavin founder of I Know Why Its Yum Mum

    Don’t miss a trick with kids

    • , Natasha Gavin
    Natasha Gavin on how independent stores and greengrocers could boost sales by encouraging children’s interest in produce
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  • Tommy Leighton - PBUK

    Changing market offers more scope for success

    • , Tommy Leighton
    Tommy Leighton, PBUK’s managing director, assesses how the trading challenges faced by the UK's major retailers may in fact open up new opportunities to supply the UK
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  • Jim Prevor - PBUK

    Why ‘price investment’ is a flawed retail policy

    • , Jim Prevor
    Jim Prevor, the Perishable Pundit, examines how the UK’s big four supermarket chains could better respond to the rise of the discounters
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  • Liz O

    Good vs fat?

    • , Liz O'Keefe
    In view of recent revelations, regular PBUK contributor Liz O’Keefe considers how produce marketers can compete with food high in saturated fat
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