Suffolk sauce creator, Salubrious Sauce Co. is celebrating after securing its first national retail listing with online supermarket, Ocado.
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One of the world’s leading food companies, General Mills, has pledged to fund 5,000 free-of-charge school breakfasts a day nationwide over the next three years, in partnership with The Greggs Foundation. This is in addition to the breakfast clubs that
Premium potato chip company, Burts Chips has increased capacity at its Plymouth production site by 20% with the installation of a new high-speed potato frying line. Completing the company’s £3m investment programme for 2017, the new potato fryer will help
Smurfit Kappa has reached the 50th anniversary of developing automated packing lines. Since the first was launched in Sweden back in 1967, the company has developed, produced and installed over 8,000 innovative machines across many countries and market segments, servicing
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
Streamline Foods is launching Fruit Shoot snack bars, under license from Britvic Soft Drinks Ltd, adding to the brand’s existing strong retail presence. The new Fruit Shoot range of five different flavoured fruit bars appeared on shelf in Tesco stores
Tilda has launched its ‘Mums Helping Mums’ cause-related marketing initiative with the United Nations' World Food Programme (WFP), enabling consumers to provide nutritional support to new and expectant mums in Bangladesh – a country where 36% of children under five are
Kettle Foods is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Cornpoppers – a UK popcorn producer based in Wednesbury in the West Midlands. Cornpoppers was established in 1979 and is a privately owned family business supplying high quality
Well-loved British brand, Sellotape, is celebrating its 80th birthday with a nationwide anniversary campaign ‘Let’s Stick Together’ that will see the launch of an exclusive limited edition product.
Arla Foods, the world’s largest producer of organic dairy products, has launched its first branded organic milk in the Middle East, the company’s biggest strategic growth market outside Europe, marking a significant milestone in its growth agenda. The launch of Arla
Smurfit Kappa, which celebrates 40 years of producing Bag-in-Box packaging solutions, has experienced remarkable growth in Europe and particularly France where sales have tripled in the last 10 years.
UK consumers love pasta. In Britain, the average consumption of pasta per head is now 4.5kg (10lb) - about 52 helpings a year, or one a week. The Pasta category is now valued at nearly £150 million and Dell’Ugo is leading
This September, the UK’s number one bagel producer, New York Bakery Co., will unveil its biggest campaign since it was founded in the 1990’s as part of a significant £4m investment in the brand. Building on New York Bakery Co.’s iconic
NIMBUS, the name associated with one of the highest quality goose down bedding collections on the market, has added a truly innovative new product to its line – a range of duvets and pillows that emulate the decadence, sensation and
Birds Eye has announced that its chicken portfolio has returned to growth for the first time in three years following a multimillion pound re-launch in April this year*. Central to the success was the re-launch of the core range which
Butterkist, the nation’s favourite popcorn brand, is set to bring its Make the Moment TV campaign to screens this September, as part of the brand’s overall £3m marketing spend in 2017 to support the brand re-launch at the start of
Soft drinks favourite, Vimto, is teaming up with Millions, the tiny tasty chewy sweets, for the first time to create Vimto Millions. The unique flavour will hit shelves across the country this August, just in time to boost back to
With the August Bank Holiday just gone, signalling the end of summer vacation and parents have just a few weeks to fit in those final back to school purchases. It’s likely your children will have been kitted out with shiny new
Smurfit Kappa, one of the world’s leading paper-based packaging firms, has acquired the Russian corrugated packaging company, Soyuz, reinforcing its position in the region. Soyuz, based in Moscow, produces corrugated packaging for a range of sectors and has approximately 300 employees. Smurfit
Nearly 200 French companies will be showcasing their latest products and know-how across seven French stands at this year’s Anuga Food Fair. Working with eight French regions and two interprofessional unions, the French stands will bring together representatives exhibiting in every
EXASOL helps Atheon Analytics power faster, data-driven decisions for 400 FMCG brands and UK supermarkets
EXASOL has announced that Atheon Analytics, the big data retail analytics consultancy that works with more than 400 FMCGs and all major supermarkets in the UK, has now completed the move of its entire SKUtrak platform’s analytical infrastructure onto EXASOL.
As part of its vision to be a major player within the UK fresh produce category, Florette UK & Ireland (part of the French Agrial group) has acquired the Wigan site of MyFresh Prepared Produce – producer of a wide
The unreliable British weather may well have put a temporary dampener on the UK’s fanatical BBQ fraternity but our island’s unquenchable bulldog spirit means we’re never more than a few sunbeams away from purring lawnmowers, the scent of fresh grass
Hughes, the Northern Ireland-based business with over 50 years' experience supplying the UK mushroom market, is investing heavily in a world-class production facility in rural East Yorkshire to meet the increasing demand for ‘home grown' mushrooms. The 11-acre site near Howden
Snazaroo, the nation’s leading face paint brand, has launched its first ever mini theme pack range, combining playful colour combinations with convenient and compact packaging.