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Lidl scraps over 1bn pieces of plastic from UK stores

Lidl has removed over one billion pieces of plastic from stores across Great Britain as part of its strategy to reduce plastic waste.
Tesco offers £1000 bonus to new HGV drivers amid shortage crisis

Tesco offers £1000 bonus to new HGV drivers amid shortage crisis

Tesco is offering a £1000 joining bonus to lorry drivers who join the Big 4 grocer before the end of September amid (...)
The ongoing shortage of heavy goods vehicle (HGV) drivers will mean peak shopping days like Black Friday and Christmas are "hugely challenging". 

HGV driver crisis will mean empty shelves at Christmas as UK faces “6-12 months...

The ongoing shortage of heavy goods vehicle (HGV) drivers will mean peak shopping days like Black Friday and Christmas are "hugely challenging". 
Lorry drivers plan strike as shortage crisis deepens

Almost 3000 lorry drivers plan strike over working conditions

The lorry driver shortage plaguing the UK at the moment is at risk of worsening amid reports that almost 3000 hauliers are (...)
Grocery supply chain bosses: Gov't action over pingdemic "worse than useless"

Gov’t action over pingdemic slammed as “worse than useless”

Grocery and food bosses have condemned a “worse than useless” intervention by the government over self-isolation rules and (...)
Supermarket staff have not been included in the list of key workers exempt from Covid-19 self-isolation rules

Retail store staff not exempt from Covid self-isolation

Retail store staff have not been included in the government’s list of key workers who will become exempt from the latest Covid-19 (...)
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 customers from Northern Ireland could see higher prices if EU customs rules come into force later this year as planned

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.
Two of Nikes biggest suppliers in Vietnam, where around 50 per cent of its US footwear was made last year, have ceased production amid a spike in new cases. 

Nike could run out of trainers as new COVID wave hits major suppliers

Two of Nikes biggest suppliers in Vietnam, where around 50 per cent of its US footwear was made last year, have ceased production amid a spike in new cases. 
Grocers pledge support for Dimbleby food report over transparency

Grocers pledge support for Dimbleby food report over transparency

Some of the UK’s biggest food retailers and manufacturers have given their support to the proposals laid out in a new food (...)

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Supermarket Report: COVID-19 & Operational Shifts in Europe

The pandemic is reshaping the grocery retail landscape. Our Supermarket Report delivers key insights on evolving consumer behaviours and looks into sustainable solutions to...