Special occasions

28 March 2024

Meat has risen in popularity despite the continued pressure from rising food prices during the last year.

28 March 2024

What changes have we seen to consumer eating habits over the last few years?

18 March 2024

Does Valentine’s Day still have a place in the hearts of shoppers? This year, it appears so.

8 March 2024

We expect to see increased demand for lamb from shoppers in 2024

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

Are turkeys out? – The cheaper price tags of alternative roast options like gammon and chicken may sway shoppers away from traditional turkey this year

29 June 2023

While increased cost-of-living concerns have resulted in growth of the value tier, there are still signs that when consumers can treat in-home, they do

26 June 2023

Some meat categories are seeing some positive trade up within retail

12 June 2023

Pork was a best seller on the coronation weekend

2 January 2024

Early predictions for meat snacking boost as the nation celebrated the King's coronation held true