Sainsbury's is trialling a new 'scan, pay and go' smartphone payment system at its Clapham store in the UK, wh...
The 7-Eleven Group has bought a majority stake Australian alcohol delivery start-up Tipple as it aims to meet...
Fonterra has entered the Indian dairy market by partnering with Indian consumer goods company Future Consumer...
Amazon has launched a new grocery pick-up service at Whole Foods Market stores, which will allow Amazon Prime...
Mitsubishi Corporation aims to further expand in the food sector through the purchase of an 80% stake in Japan...
Thai dairy company Nutridor has formed a new partnership that will see it introduce its Abevia Gold sweetened...
The National Farmers' Union has expressed its concerns about the Sainsbury's-Asda merger to the UK's Competition watchdog as it fears the deal will negatively impact suppliers. Read more
HelloFresh has expanded into the retail segment for the first time with the introduction of a meal kit range, initially available from 581 stores throughout the US. Read more
Carrefour plans to have 100% reusable, recyclable or compostable packaging for its own-brand products by 2025. Read more
US-based food delivery service SnackNation has secured $12m in Series B funding as it aims to grow its direct-to-consumer business. Read more
KFC UK and Ireland has pledged to remove 20% of calories per serving by 2025 as it revamps its menu with lighter meal options. Read more
Kroger has acquired US meal kit company Home Chef for an initial price of $200m as it aims to “significantly accelerate availability of meal kits”. Read more
Indian food delivery service Milkbasket has secured $7m in funding led by Kalaari Capital with participation from BeeNext and its existing investors Unilever Ventures and Blume Ven... Read more
UK retailer Marks and Spencer will close over 100 stores in the country by 2022 as part of a “radical transformation” to make at least a third of its sales online. Read more
The UK’s competition watchdog has confirmed it is looking into the proposed merger between supermarkets Asda and Sainsbury’s, as it invites parties to comment on if they think the... Read more
UK-based delivery service Ocado has signed an exclusive US partnership agreement with retailer Kroger, which will give Kroger access to Ocado's Smart Platform technology. Read more
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