Food & drinks

1.6
billion euros were spent on fresh food in Western Europe in 2016
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billion euros were spent on fresh food in Western Europe in 2016

billion euros were spent on fresh food in Western Europe in 2016. Fresh foods comprised 38% of the growth in grocery sales that year

a contactless payment
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What is a contactless payment?

We’re not supposed to enjoy parting with our hard-earned cash, but convenience and speed means more of us now happily wave and pay, giving transactions as little thought as...

24.8
million tonnes of olive oil were produced by European Union countries in the 2013-2014 year
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million tonnes of olive oil were produced by European Union countries in the 2013-2014 year

million tonnes of olive oil were produced by European Union countries in the 2013-2014 year. This was an increase on 2012-2013, and up from 9.9 million tonnes in 1990-1991

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