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Waitrose trials refill store to cut use of plastic packaging

Essential grocery items will be available through refillable dispensers.

Marks & Spencer to supersize grocery offering to target family food shop

The retailer plans large food halls with its full range of 6,500 grocery products.

Waitrose to remove single-use plastic bags by March 2019

The retailer will become the first nationwide supermarket to remove fruit and veg plastic bags and introduce a home compostable alternative.

This week in FMCG

In the headlines this week.

Amazon looks to UK grocery acquisition, reports

E-commerce giant reportedly interested in 350-store chain.

Why there’s no such thing as a free coffee – even at high-end supermarkets

Brands need to build trust.

What’s the future of loyalty schemes?

Australia has a long way to go in the loyalty scheme stakes.