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SharkNinja, the number one upright vacuum cleaner brand, has added its innovative Anti Hair Wrap technology to its cordless line up and has plans to launch in the robotic vacuum cleaning category. New cooking devices under the Ninja brand are
Benjamin Wiles and Geoff Bouchier, both of Duff & Phelps, were appointed joint administrators of Axminster Carpets on 19 February 2020.
Britvic has reported first quarter revenue of £369.8m, an increase of 4.9% on the prior year. The quarter benefited from the inclusion of additional trading days following the previously announced move to monthly accounting. On a comparable days and constant
General Mills brand Old El Paso will be bringing the party as they team up with NFL UK to celebrate Super Bowl LIV, which takes place in Miami on Sunday, February 2.
Following on from the recent news (30 January 2020) of Unilever looking to sell its PG Tips and Lipton brands, Arian Bassari, consumer analyst at GlobalData, a leading data analytics company, offers his view on these developments: “Unilever selling its
Saracens Women today announced it has signed a two- and a half-year deal with premium bar snacks company, Made for Drink, to come onboard as the first ever principal commercial partner of the Women’s team.
Leading housewares supplier Scott Brothers are now partnership distributors of moisture and pest control specialists, Kontrol.
A wide range of popular snacks have started coming off the production line of a brand new production facility at global food wholesalers Surya Food’s Harwich site.
Perkbox, Europe’s fastest growing employee experience platform, is today announcing Krispy Kreme, the doughnut company and coffeehouse chain, as a new customer on the platform. Since November last year, 1,800 Krispy Kreme employees now have access to Perkbox.
Aftershokz the leading manufacturer of bone conduction technology has today announced the news that 2019 was a record year for the brand, which resulted in a sales growth of 55% from 2018 to 2019 and record sales of 2 million pairs of headphones.
Oatly, the original Swedish oat drink company, has unveiled its biggest UK-wide campaign to date, to promote its oat-based product range during Veganuary.
In the opening days of a new decade, the publication today of Bord Bia’s Export Performance and Prospects report 2019/2020 by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, TD, reveals a stand out 2019 performance by Ireland’s
Low FODMAP food brand, Bay’s Kitchen, has secured a substantial six figure investment from the founder of Tangerine Confectionery, which was sold to Valeo Foods last year. The investment caps off a year of significant growth for the IBS (Irritable
Just Spices, the fast-growing spice mix brand, has announced a €13 million Series B round led by Five Seasons Ventures and Coefficient Capital. Bitburger Ventures also joined the round. Just Spices is revolutionising the spice market through digital consumer engagement
Gressingham Duck has announced that it is teaming up with online florist, Bloom & Wild, for a special on-pack promotion this January.
Innovative consumer shopping brand JML, today announced their search for Britain’s best innovators with a JML Inventors’ day at the 2020 Spring Fair. Behind such products as Copper Stone Pans, Doktor Power, and Mineral Magic, JML have a long history
Home cleaning brand Shark is delighted to partner with the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, Dogs Trust (Dogs Trust Registered Charity Nos: 227523 & SC037843) and the UK’s leading feline welfare charity, Cats Protection (Cats Protection Registered Charity Nos: 203644
International market leader in the bakery sector, St Pierre Groupe, has been recognised with two prestigious awards at the 2019 Insider's North West International Trade Awards in Manchester (5 December). The Manchester-based company has been awarded the International Company of
Family-owned dairy company, Lancashire Farm Dairies is finishing the year on a high after seeing growth in sales to £37.9m, leaving it on target to surpass its 2020 projected growth of £40m.
From developing students and industry employees, to tackling issues such as food waste, healthy eating and digital capability, IGD’s charitable initiatives are helping the industry face into some of the biggest challenges we face as a society, to deliver public
Damart, a leading European fashion brand, has revamped its customer experience, so that even the most traditional order methods – such as those using the postal service – are digitally integrated, using technology from Avaya Holdings Corp.
Manchester-based international market leader in the bakery sector St Pierre Groupe was honoured with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade on 3 December, in recognition of the company’s meteoric global growth.
Lavazza has launched its first-ever barista competition, the Lavazza UK Barista Championship 2019, to celebrate the top baristas from some of London’s finest hospitality locations. The event aims to provide a platform for baristas to showcase and elevate their talents.
Alternative SME credit specialist Caple has supported Delice de France, the bakery specialist, with a fully unsecured multi-million pound eight-year loan.
Heineken has announced it will become ‘Official Beer Partner of UEFA EURO 2020’, and in a separate agreement has extended its UEFA Champions League partnership by another three years, from 2021-24.