Contents tagged with Christmas

30 January 2024

It was a Christmas cracker for meat sales, with spend on total meat, fish and poultry (MFP) growing by 11.6% year-on-year during the two-week run up to Christmas day.

31 January 2024

This year saw a record-breaking Christmas week for sales with £4.8bn spent on total grocery, and good cows' dairy performance with overall volumes up year-on-year.

31 January 2024

Red meat volumes grew across the board last Christmas compared to Christmas 2022, whilst turkey remains the UK's favourite roasting joint.

2 January 2024

There were indications that shoppers cut back on the big cheese board this Christmas

2 January 2024

Turkey remains a staple of the Christmas meal occasion, but this tradition is losing relevance over time

2 January 2024

Lamb, beef and gammon joints were all in growth

7 November 2022

Pork roasting joints could be the winner at Christmas dinner, with experts predicting red meat will challenge the traditional crown and ‘sleigh’ this festive season.

2 January 2024

Once again, Christmas provided a positive lift for grocery sales, reaching £11.7 billion over the month of December according to Kantar.

16 December 2021

What is predictable for meat and dairy?

10 February 2021

Red meat volumes grew faster than turkey and whole fish this Christmas. Cheese volumes were up 17% in December.

2 February 2021

Butchers had their best ever Christmas, with meat and poultry sales up £8.5m in December. This marks the end to a very strong year for independent butchers.

16 August 2019

This year was particularly strong for smaller roasting joint sizes, party food and fresh cream