Monday, December 6, 2021
Ministers announce new plans to tackle lorry driver shortage

Gov’t announces new plans to tackle lorry driver shortage

The government has unveiled plans to help tackle Britain’s mounting lorry driver crisis, including easing driver qualification (...)
M&S announces new carbon emission targets with Plan A revamp

M&S boss: Northern Ireland customers will face higher prices

M&S boss Archie Norman warns that customers in Northern Ireland will face higher prices and less choice if European Union customs rules come into force later this year as planned.
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UK grocers warn of rising costs under Northern Ireland protocol

The UK’s biggest grocers have warned that their businesses in Northern Ireland will feel the impact of rising costs and trade disruption under the terms of the Brexit protocol.
Haribo struggling to reach grocery shelves amid lorry driver shortage

Haribo struggling to reach grocery shelves amid lorry driver shortage

Haribo has revealed it is struggling to get stocks to grocery stores across the UK because of a shortage of lorry drivers.
UK & EU expected to sign truce to avoid "sausage war"

UK & EU expected to sign truce to avoid “sausage war”

// A grace period allowing chilled meats to cross the Irish Sea is due to expire at the end of Wednesday // However, Downing Street...
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Retailers in emergency talks as driver shortage threatens grocers

The UK government has held an emergency meeting with retailers, logistics groups and wholesalers following a shortage of lorry drivers which poses a threat to grocers.
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Retail: Six months since Brexit – and 5 years since the referendum

Retail Gazette finds out how retailers are faring six months since the Brexit transitional period - and five years since the referendum.
UK-EU Brexit talks on Northern Ireland break up with no new agreement

UK-EU Brexit talks on Northern Ireland break up with no new agreement

Talks between the UK and the EU on the implementation of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement in Northern Ireland have (...)
Minister blasts "bonkers" chilled meats situation in NI Protocol

Minister blasts “bonkers” chilled meats situation in NI Protocol

Environment Secretary George Eustice has criticised a “bonkers” situation in which British-made sausages could not be (...)
Tesco to end buying partnership with Carrefour

Tesco to end buying partnership with Carrefour

Tesco has said it will end its buying partnership with French supermarket giant Carrefour after three years.

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The future of e-commerce payments

The rapid growth of online retail transactions is adding strain to legacy card payment systems that merchants have relied on for years. Meanwhile, open...