Tesco’s profits jump but Dunnes stays at No. 1 and health foods show healthy business benefits – join us as we round up this week’s biggest retail news stories.
TESCO TO REPORT PROFIT JUMP OF ALMOST 30%
The British supermarket group is set to report profit increases of over 27% for the full-year period.
DUNNES ENJOYS SUSTAINED RUN AS IRELAND’S FAVOURITE SUPERMARKET
Dunnes Stores has maintained its position as Ireland’s favourite grocery store for the 7th consecutive period according to the latest Kantar figures.
IRISH WHISKEY GRANTED SPECIAL STATUS BY THE EU
Irish whiskey has been awarded protected Geographical Indication status by the EU, bringing it in line with the likes of champagne, parmesan cheese and Jersey royals.
MEATLESS MISERY FOR VEGETARIAN LABELS
Staying with the EU, parliament has voted to protect meat labelling, meaning that vegetarian and vegan version of popular items may no longer be referred to as burgers, steaks and sausages.
HEALTHY EATING START-UP TARGETS €1M REVENUE
Simply FitFoods are hoping the wellness revolution will mean rude good health for their healthy ready meal start-up.