Supermarket news around the UK

26 October 2021

Retailers pledge to sell disease resistant organic potatoes

14 October 2021

Retailers sign UK Robust Potato Pledge

Asda hailed for fulfilling pledge to supply 100% British beef

12 October 2021

It follows the retailer importing Polish beef last year

Fears of dairy panic buying as 'small number' of farmers dump milk

8 October 2021

Public urged by industry not to panic buy dairy

Tesco to roll out LEAF Marque accreditation across global supply chain

1 October 2021

14,000 growers to adopt new sustainable measures

MPs seek answers as food supply chain faces 'perform storm'

16 September 2021

Inquiry to scrutinise govt's handling of issues

World's biggest food firms look to cage-free future for eggs

14 September 2021

Companies seek to improve cage-free supply chain

New food labels could sway public to support British farmers

14 September 2021

Post-Brexit scheme urges public to buy British

Labour crisis: Public told to share photos of empty food shelves

6 September 2021

#EmptyShelves social media campaign launched

New mattress range saves UK wool from going to waste

26 August 2021

John Lewis & Waitrose launch new wool initiative

Morrisons seeks to reassure farmers amid £6.3bn takeover

13 July 2021

American firm Fortress eyes up British retailer

M&S first retailer to exclusively stock higher welfare chicken

2 July 2021

The supermarket will only stock RSPCA Assured

Campaigners call for mandatory and clear food labelling

24 June 2021

They say it would benefit farmers' livelihoods

Retailers continue to improve behaviour, adjudicator says

12 June 2021

New record low in Code-related issues

Retailers told to source British eggs as petition gathers steam

10 June 2021

UK supermarkets urged to stop importing eggs

Whole farm approach crucial for new free range producer

25 May 2021

Henry Mason took on his first free range flock in 2019

British strawberry season starts later after cooler weather

18 May 2021

Flowering and ripening occurred more slowly

Tesco fined £7.5m for selling food past use-by dates

22 April 2021

Out-of-date food found in three stores

Retailers are stocking less British pork, survey shows

18 April 2021

This is despite calls to support the sector

M&S to introduce 30 million bees on farms

12 April 2021

28 farms will welcome millions of pollinators

Pandemic sees rise in retail demand for medium eggs

24 March 2021

Supermarkets are selling more medium eggs

Union calls on retailers to stock more UK pork

16 March 2021

Some chains not sourcing much British pork

Morrisons' farmer suppliers to be 'net zero by 2030'

8 March 2021

Retailer makes industry first pledge

Waitrose to divert food from farms to struggling families

26 February 2021

Over 5 million surplus food to be sent

Waitrose replaces dairy with beef production at Leckford Estate

24 February 2021

Retailer unveils plans for new beef facility

Morrisons cuts pork prices to help struggling sector

24 February 2021

Retailer wants to boost demand for pork

Co-op becomes first UK retailer to reject gene-edited food

19 February 2021

Pledges #NotInMySupermarket to gene-editing

Tesco and Asda told to improve British pork offering

12 February 2021

Union says UK pork availability is 'shocking'

New app helps Waitrose assess 'emotional state' of livestock

8 February 2021

The next evolution of farm animal welfare?

Brits turning away from meat-free diets, retail analysis shows

21 January 2021

Pandemic is a 'temporary setback' for vegan food

Retailer watchdog launches annual survey for suppliers

11 January 2021

It wants to see if suppliers are being treated fairly