In light of private equity’s descent upon corporate Britain, Morrisons has been subject to a buyout bidding war by foreign private equity firms.
The government has announced that there will be a review into the rules in relation to streaming giants in the UK, such as Netflix and Amazon Prime. This review may lead to more onerous content and audience protection standards being applicable to streaming services, such as approved age ratings and impartiality and accuracy reviews for documentaries.
By now we have probably all heard of the Colin v Cuthbert debacle, but for the uninitiated, Marks & Spencer is suing Aldi for copying its famous caterpillar cake. While there may be legal merit in the facts of the case, people couldn’t help but see the lighter side of the story. With that in mind, we take a look back at some previous food industry rivalries.