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Rapid delivery service Frichti, who deliver in just 15 minutes, rolled out a 120 SKU private label range, called Frichti Everyday. Drugstore chain Superdrug gave its B Skin private label beauty products an...

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Iceland supermarkets set to become ‘plastic neutral’

Iceland has today announced plans to work with Seven Clean Seas to offset its plastic footprint by recovering and recycling nature-bound waste plastic in an equivalent weight to its 2022...

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Edeka and Intermarché have left European purchasing alliance AgeCore, where they used to have a combined share of 60 percent. British frozen product specialist Iceland has launched a new store format, called Swift, which they...

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Lidl named supermarket of the year in the UK

Lidl GB has been named Supermarket of the Year in the United Kingdom at the 2020 Retail Industry Awards. Judges praised Lidl’s effort to provide affordable fresh produce to families...

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Iceland creates 3000 new jobs

In response to the soaring demand for shopping food online since the lockdown, Iceland has created 3000 new jobs including extra delivery drivers and more staffs in stores for picking...

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Iceland Reduces Plastic Use In By 29% In Two Years

UK retailer Iceland has announced that it has cut the use of plastics in the packaging of its store-brand products by 29%, two years after vowing to remove plastics completely...

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Reverse vending machines are successful in Iceland stores

In five Iceland stores the retailer has recycled more than 1 million plastic bottles since May 2018 via five reverse vending machines. The machines issue 10-penny vouchers to shoppers in exchange...

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Iceland trials going plastic-bag free

Frozen food specialist, Iceland is testing new concepts to replace plastic bags in its ongoing strategy to reduce plastic waste. The retailer will be conducting two different trials to determine...

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Iceland’s 100th Food Warehouse Outlet Opens In Blackpool

Frozen food retailer Iceland has opened its 100th Food Warehouse store in Blackpool in the UK, reports the Retail Gazette. The new store is spread across an area of 10,000...

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Iceland eyeing up Sainsbury’s and Asda stores

Frozen foods retailer Iceland is said to be considering a bid for any stores that Sainsbury’s and Asda are required to sell, once their high-profile merger has been completed –...

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