UK Supermarket sales fall by £800m

UK Supermarket sales fall by £800m

According to a recent study report by analysts Nielsen for The Grocer magazine, Supermarkets in the UK have lost more than £800m in sales this year due to price wars and fall in value of pound sterling. Many major brands including Carlsberg, Warburtons, Pampers, Princes canned fish and Heinz Classic soups suffered the most fighting […]

Greenpeace asks supermarkets to increase their efforts to regulate the use of pesticides

Greenpeace asks supermarkets to increase their efforts to regulate the use of pesticides

Which supermarkets are committed to fewer pesticides in the cultivation of regional fruit and vegetables? Greenpeace has asked the ten leading companies how to regulate the use of pesticides. The result of the Greenpeace survey conducted in Germany is as follows. The supermarkets of the Rewe Group occupy the first place with 53 per cent […]

More people are using online grocery shopping

More people are using online grocery shopping

  More Irish people are turning to grocery shopping online and most of them are doing it by their phone. According to SuperValu, their website traffic has grown by 50% since the beginning of 2016. A spokesperson told that Supervalu online shopping has seen overall traffic to its website increased by 50% in 2016 over […]

Jumbo recalling salmon products following Listeria threat

Jumbo recalling salmon products following Listeria threat

Supermarket chain Jumbo has announced the recalling of salmon products sold in its stores in Netherlands. The supermarket said in an announcement that customers consumers who recently bought smoked salmon from its stores not to eat this. The recall is because of potential threat of  the dangerous Listeria bacteria which is common in salmon and salmon slices. […]

Ugandan government brings in regulation to monitor supermarkets’ operation

Ugandan government brings in regulation to monitor supermarkets’ operation

The Ugandan government is considering to bring in a regulation demanding all supermarkets in the country to submit financial and audit reports every year to the trade ministry. A high level official in Ugandan Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives indicated that this new regulation is intended to monitor the operations of different supermarkets in the nation. Principal Commercial Officer Fred […]

Aldi Dares to challenge

Aldi Dares to challenge

The supermarket chain Aldi, which has 1,500 stores in the U.S., is turning into a greater challenge  to natural grocery stores as it grows its determination.to attract more health conscious clients, they added foods such as quinoa, coconut oil, smoked salmon, and artisanal cheese.  Aldi is developing their natural food brands by removing artificial ingredients […]

Vatican vows not to use forced labour in its supply chains

Vatican vows not to use forced labour in its supply chains

The Vatican says it will guarantee that its supply chains don’t utilize forced labor at a gathering of the world’s biggest grocery store chains and food makers declared new endeavors to slave-free their own particular supply chains. Cardinal George Pell, the Vatican’s top finance official, divulged the new strategy at a social event of The Global Foundation, an Australia-based […]

Liquor sales in supermarkets rose to £515.3 million

Liquor sales in supermarkets rose to £515.3 million

The beers, wines and spirits sector was one of the huge winners over the holiday shopping season, as indicated by the most recent figures from IRI. Drinks sales rose 11.5% to £515.3 million in the week finishing 26 December and 3% to £251.1 million in the week finishing January 2, contrasted to the same period […]

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