A strong pound, low oil prices and a supermarket price war
forced the prices down, the RAC Fuel Watch report said.
By far the main losers of the Saudi-led oil price war
have been the price hawks in OPEC such as Iran which is the prime target and Russia which leads the non-OPEC exporters.
Analysis by global insight leader IRI of the FMCG price war
in France has highlighted key lessons for both retailers and manufacturers in other European countries, including the UK, Spain and Italy, where they are currently experiencing deflation or stagnation in grocery products and the early stages of a price war
FOOD FALLING commodity prices and the supermarket price war
have cost grocers PS532 million and saved the average household PS20 over the last three months, industry figures showed.
THE cost of bread has fallen to its cheapest in four years as supermarkets intensify their high street price war
THE cost of bread has fallen to a four-year low as supermarket giants intensify a price war
Falling sales at Britain's biggest supermarket Tesco announced last week could mean good news for consumers as a price war
has kicked off with rivals.
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A SAVAGE supermarket price war
has saved shoppers PS180million since September.
Talk of an oil price war
launched by Saudi Arabia filled the air this past week, with analysts squabbling over whether a price war
had begun or whether those claiming to be seeing a price war
are having hallucinations.
It remains to be seen whether the current softness in the oil market will turn into a price war
because each member country is expected to fight for its market share.
Saudi Arabia's insurance regulator, Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), has largely succeeded in stopping the local insurance price war
of 2012-2013, reports Standard & Poor's in Insurance In Saudi Arabia: The Price War
May Be Over But The Fight For Market Share Continues.