Supermarket news around the UK

13 July 2021

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Out-of-date food found in three stores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

Aldi pledges £3.5bn toward sourcing more British food

1 January 2021

Farming groups have welcomed the news

Public 'likely' to see reduced fruit and veg next week

23 December 2020

France and UK agrees deal to ease travel ban

Public trust in British farming sees boost during pandemic

17 December 2020

Public rely on 'hard working producers', study says

Beef retail sales up on last year in boost to farmers

8 December 2020

Consumer spending on beef nearly 13% higher

Public want farmers to gain more support and backing in 2021

4 December 2020

New survey shows heightened support for farming

Morrisons to give extra 1p per egg back to farmers

27 November 2020

The money will be invested in green projects

Morrisons backs UK farmers with 'British Food Box'

19 November 2020

£1 from every purchase goes to farming charities

UK hailed for progress in transition away from cage-free eggs

13 November 2020

UK has had a number of successes, CIWF says

Beef farmers condemn Booker for continued meat re-labelling

3 November 2020

Misleading labelling found at Tesco-owned wholesaler

Brits turn to UK-produced food amid Covid, survey says

15 October 2020

Brits back UK farming with greener shopping habits