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 […]

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 […]