Analysis: What's behind Tesco boss Clarke's higher food price warning?

Food price inflation rose from 2.4% in May to 2.7% in June

Tesco chief executive Philip Clarke has warned that food prices are likely to rise in the long-term. Retail Week analyses what is driving the increase and what the implications are.

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