With the Government’s ‘sugar tax’ and their target to reduce added sugar in food and drink products by at least 20% by 2020*, manufacturers in the confectionery industry have their work cut out. Just how do they create delightful sweet
Articles in category: Confectionery
Luxury British brand, Holdsworth Chocolates, has boosted its core range offering with three new lines, which have been developed to incorporate on-trend alcoholic flavours such as Gin, Espresso Martini and Prosecco.
There’s surely no better way to mark World Chocolate Day (Saturday 7 July) than launching two new exciting, premium chocolate bars? So that’s exactly what the clever people at artisan chocolate producer Gnaw Chocolate have done to celebrate any chocolate lovers’
Fruittella has added a new handy grab & go sachet option to its successful range of less sugar and sugar free products, perfect for quick purchases on the go. Available now.
SPAR Brand is relaunching its crisps and snacks range with seven new lines and a fresh new design for the entire range. An all-new range of party mix snacks and pretzels will join the SPAR Brand snacks portfolio, as well
Fast growing UK nutrition brand Battle Oats is today (2 May) launching a brand new high protein low sugar snack product, Battle Bites, which is aimed at the impulse market and offers a healthy alternative to high sugar high calorie chocolate
KETTLE is the UK’s number one hand-cooked crisp1 and must-stock premium snacking brand for convenience retailers. This spring a new range of price marked packs is being launched to target the growing sharing snacks market. Priced at £1 per bag
The UK’s number one premium popcorn brand is introducing a Chocolate flavour to its award-winning collection this spring. Continuing as the driving force behind the growing popcorn category. PROPERCORN’s new flavour provides shoppers with a healthier moment of chocolate indulgence.
Lovely Fodder, the family-owned UK company which launched Benefit Drinks, a range of vitamin enriched-vegetable & fruit juices and Benefit Shakes, dairy-free shakes made with almond milk, in 2017, is extending its range of great tasting, better-for-you products with a
Ape Snacks, the UK’s leading coconut snack brand, is launching an exciting new variant to its Crunchy Coconut Bites range. Launching this October, the moreish bite-sized coins of chocolate- flavoured coconut will be available from leading retailers.
Nestlé International Travel Retail unveils key 2018 innovations across KITKAT, SMARTIES and NESTLÉ SWISS
Nestlé International Travel Retail (NITR) is announcing a new wave of exciting products and engaging experiences across strategic brands KITKAT, SMARTIES and NESTLÉ SWISS highlighting its continued commitment to leading innovation in the Travel Retail confectionery category throughout 2018. These innovations are carefully
Three of the most iconic DC Super Heroes, Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman are coming to bags of Jelly Belly® jelly beans. Jelly Belly Candy Company and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, have partnered to create
Devoted to making any moment special, the heritage chocolate experts, Elizabeth Shaw, have launched a new indulgent Dark Chocolate Mint Cream bar. The Dark Chocolate Mint Cream bar contains a soft mint fondant centre and is covered in Elizabeth Shaw’s signature
Premium Irish chocolatier, Lily O’Brien’s, is continuing to add to its successful inlaid boxed range by launching new Caramel Jewels Collection this June. The collection of caramel chocolates has an innovative range of ingredients which incorporate the trend of
Cornish confectioner Buttermilk is proud to see its Christmas range now available to buy and sample at all 28 Booths stores located throughout the north of England. Selected by the independent retailer, and new for 2016, are two innovative fudge flavours:
Nestlé International Travel Retail (NITR) is presenting a range of exciting launches for strategic brands KITKAT, CAILLER and SMARTIES at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition & Conference, to answer a targeted range of traveller needs. These innovations include both new limited
Luxury chocolate brand, Elizabeth Shaw is extending its festive offering with the launch of four new products; Dark Mint Creams, Orange Crisps, Salted Caramel Crisps and the Merry Christmas Mini Gifts. The new additions to the range will feature the
In a world where sugar has become demonised, ‘the old ways’ that include over-processed, mass-produced, convenience and second rate ingredients are rightly being scrutinized like never before and certain supermarket aisles are losing their appetite appeal (e.g. chilled juices). Thankfully
Lily O'Brien's, the luxury Irish chocolatier, has introduced its first ever range of indulgent chocolate bars to retail shelves. The brand conducted extensive research into the changing tastes of UK consumers, to ensure that the innovative recipes, uniquely different envelope packaging
Lily O'Brien's, one of Ireland’s top luxury chocolatiers, has entered the top three premium inlaid boxed chocolate brands in the UK as it announces 30% value sales growth YOY in the period January 2015 to 2016. With overall growth in
Established chocolate brand, Elizabeth Shaw claims it is bringing excitement and innovation to the UK’s £340m Easter confectionery market, with the launch of three premium adult Easter eggs; Milk Orange Crisp Egg, Dark Mint Crisp Egg and the Famous Names
Timeless chocolate brand, Elizabeth Shaw has announced it is to extend its festive offering over the Christmas period with the launch of three new products. Christmas Creations Gift Box, Winter Warmers Truffle Collection and the limited edition Milk Chocolate Orange Spice Crisp
Lily O’Brien’s, the luxury Irish chocolatier, is engaging in its first ever major consumer marketing activity in the UK, with a giant Chocolate Box installation which will be placed in a number of key retail hubs throughout the country. The concept involves
Spar brand is updating its sharing confectionery range with the launch of two new lines, to keep the range fresh and relevant for shoppers. Spar brand’s sweets range has seen fantastic growth since its launch two years ago, with annual
Innovating within the confectionery sector, Mighty Fine Honeycomb is launching the UK’s first premium flavoured Honeycomb Bars, each made using real honey and encased in a layer of chocolate including Milk Chocolate, Peanut Butter, Dark Chocolate and Salted Caramel. With