Mr Walker, founded Iceland
in 1970, setting up the first Iceland
shop in Shropshire.
Mr Walker, who was cleared of any wrongdoing in selling his shares, went on to form a rival frozen food retailer, called Cooltrader - Iceland
saw its fortunes slide under a new name, The Big Food Group.
A number of ex-Iceland
staff are rumoured to have joined him, including five senior executives and also the deputy manager of the Iceland
store in Wrexham.
The Secret Tour of Iceland
comes as part of Share the Secret, the latest creative drive from Inspired by Iceland
, the countries annual tourism initiative.
Like-for-like sales at Iceland
Foods stores which have been open for more than a year rose by 4.
It is thought the move could fuel interest from Iceland
founder and chief executive Malcolm Walker, who already owns 24 per cent of the company, alongside other members of management.
But Grimsson insisted on Thursday that Iceland
would live up to its international obligations, despite his veto.
On July 23, Iceland
applied to join the EU, a week after Iceland
's parliament voted in favor of accession to the 27-nation bloc.
And with few native industries, Iceland
was in no position to get hard currency through trade.
We see Iceland
as the world's laboratory for a decarbonized future," says Ingibjorg Solrun Gisladottir, the country's foreign minister and former mayor of Reykjavik.
We see Iceland
as the rids laboratory for a decarbonized future, says Ingibjorg Solrun Gisladottir, the country s foreign minister and former mayor of Reykjavik.
Naturally, which promotes Icelandic products and travel to Iceland
, has launched a dedicated UK website.