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AG Barr suffers volume decline on tough comparators

AG Barr suffers volume decline on tough comparators

This set of half-year results for AG Barr (BAG) was preceded by a warning in July that volumes sold would be impacted by the return to the company’s traditional pricing strategy, which had been adjusted during the first half of 2018 in response to the introduction of the soft drinks industry levy, carbon dioxide shortages, and exceptionally warm weather – a case of "placing volume performance ahead of value".

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