This week Kantar Worldpanel released its latest grocery market figures revealing new highs for discount retailers Aldi and Lidl whilst many of the big established firms struggle. For consumers inflation seems to be taking a toll with food prices up 2.3% and expected to rise. To talk through the findings Share Radio's Tom Hill spoke to Head of Retail and Consumer Insight Fraser McKevitt.
Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, spoke to the European Parliament today and said UK must focus on divorce deal before trade talks can begin. For more on this along with the rest of the day's news Ed spoke with Ben Kumar, Investment Manager at 7 Investment Management.
Shares in Bovis Homes are up today after the house-builder rejected a bid from Galliford.
Ed asked Chris Bailey, Founder of Financial Orbit, about this story along with the rest of the day's company news.
Georgie and the Moneywise team look at how to avoid getting trapped on an expensive mortgage tariff and run through the UK's worst paying savings accounts. Plus we get the results of the Moneywise Easter taste test.
The UK's social care system is at breaking point, and for those delivering care to loved ones, the emotional impact is huge. To find out more about the emotional toll of being a carer, Georgie spoke to Adam Pike, CEO and co-founder of SuperCarers.
Share Radio's Tom Hill meets Ricky Kothari, a former management consultant who created T-Sticks. The one serving packaging sticks double as stirrers as well as tea bags and have been sold around the world, even being sampled by former Prime Minister David Cameron.