The retail group suffers a drop in profits.
But food inflation rises to 4.2 per cent.
ONS data shows retail sales have increased at fastest rate since April 2011.
With the acquisition, Kellogg Company will be the world's number two snack company.
Strong growth in the United States and China.
Similarly, the most used facilities worldwide were ‘hot drinks machines, with a high frequency of use in 90% of countries surveyed, and ‘on-site coffee or tea shops’, with a high frequency of use in 60% of countries surveyed.
During the period, foodservice industry growth in the country declined from 13.3% in 2007 to 6.7% in 2009. Nonetheless, the Indian foodservice industry is expected to recover to reflect the stabilizing economy in India.
The report also provides access to information categorized by product categories and foodservice channels. It also identifies the top and bottom product markets in different channels based on projections of demand by manufacturers.
In 2010, the top ten convenience stores, neighborhood stores and gas stations had a market share of 51.0%. Similarly, the top five public convenience stores, neighborhood stores and gas stations, which are included in the peer group, had market share of 20.4%.
The key retail chains operating in the market are Mr Price, Foschini, Truworths and Fawaz Alhokair. All four retailers are public and are included in the report.
The market is dominated by retail chains based in Western Europe.
This report also benchmarks key packaging techniques and customized packaging solutions expected to be implemented across the global packaging industry.
Shares in the chocolate company slump.
Despite weather conditions, Sainsbury's sales overtook Asda, making the group second-largest grocer.
The big four of the supermarket sector are planning to creat thousands of new jobs.
Turkey farmers forced to pay more for feed will pass costs on to consumers
Aloevit is acclaimed to be the first energy drink in Europe that blends vitamins and amino acids wit
General Mills business unit director said company is proud to announce its licensing partnership wit
Costa expected to open another 1,000 stores
Overseas sales growth more than double the growth in domestic sales
Russian buy-out the latest in a string of acquisitions which have expanded the company eight-fold in
Californian producer of meat snacks grew out of its original office space
Chevallier Brewing Co also sells the Little Creatures range of Australian beers in the UK
Bottle is crafted by designer Fernando Altamirano
The relaunch has been underway for more than two years
Bakers makes daily deliveries of bread, cakes and other bakery goods to grocery stores, petrol stati
Tea shop owned by Brian Karwowski
The product has been distributed nationally
New sandwich available for a limited time only