Unilever today committed to ensuring that all of its plastic packaging is fully reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025 as it called on the entire fast-moving consumer goods industry to accelerate progress towards the circular economy.
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Arla Foods UK, the farmer-owned dairy company, welcomes Waste & Resource Action Programme’s (WRAP) results of Courtauld Commitment 3 (CC3), the food and drink industry’s ambitious approach to reduce food waste in the UK.
Tassimo has added Costa Vanilla Latte to its coffee pods portfolio. Originally launched as a limited edition from February to September in 2015, it proved a hit with consumers, and has been brought back in response to shopper demand. The relaunched
2017 will mark the 50th anniversary of Fiskars’ orange-handled scissors, a design icon that revolutionised the scissor world.
Accolade Wines, the UK’s largest wine company, has seen an increase of up to 13% in distribution rates of selected SKUs having joined forces with epoints in 2016. epoints is the universal loyalty scheme adopted by major brands to reward
Volvic, the popular water brand from Danone, is kicking off the New Year with a multichannel marketing campaign, Find Your Volcano. The campaign celebrates the brand's volcanic heritage and inspires the British public to find their inner strength and achieve
‘Kendamil’, the infant formula brand that has already caused a stir in 2016, by formulating to a nutritious full-cream, whole-milk recipe, rather than a skimmed recipe resting heavily on vegetable oils, is making further innovations heading into 2017. The pioneering
To satisfy Britain’s appetite for mince pies and Christmas puddings, Arla Foods UK, a farmer-owned dairy company, produced and sent out nearly five times more cream than average in the week running up to Christmas, adding up to over six
IGD’s flagship charitable initiative, Feeding Britain’s Future, helped 17,000 people in 2016 – from unemployed 18–24 year olds to students exploring their options at school. With support from over 2,000 volunteers from nearly 300 food and grocery companies, the programme
Manufacturer of popular snacks, Calbee, looks to support growth and achieve compliance with Epicor Tropos
Leeds-based, Japanese snack food manufacturer, Calbee has implemented an enterprise resource planning system from Epicor Tropos and has reported a dramatic impact on its business processes and sales growth. Although Calbee UK was established in 2014, it forms part of a
In its biggest ever UK responsible drinking campaign, Budweiser has launched a partnership with Uber to offer free rides to all its new users throughout December - helping people plan ahead for their Christmas journeys home. In a bid to help
Cadbury is joining forces with content studio Yahoo Storytellers to launch a content marketing campaign across Yahoo and Tumblr on 1 December to drive digital engagement for its #Cadvent Christmas campaign. Cadbury’s #Cadvent campaign, which returns for a second year, will
Clavis Insight launches online store location-based tracking to provide e-commerce insight for brands
Clavis Insight, the global hub of e-commerce Intelligence for global brand manufacturers, today launched Clavis Insight Location-Based Tracking – the industry’s first online store monitoring solution that enables brands to easily gain local market insights in order to optimise online
Arla, the farmer-owned dairy company, is responding to the resurgence of organic in the UK with the launch of its first branded organic product, Arla Organic Farm Milk, which aims to make organic milk more accessible to all.
As the nights draw in and the temperatures drop, Rohan has a whole range of cold-weather coats and clothing to protect against the elements. Utilising clever downs, waddings and insulators across a range of stylish and innovative products, this range
One of the nation’s most iconic British brands, Lyle’s Golden Syrup, announces an exciting new integrated campaign with a support package of £1.8m.
Smurfit Kappa has walked away with five of the most prestigious design awards from the internationally recognised Red Dot Award for Communication Design. From over 17,000 entries from 46 different countries, the Smurfit Kappa products stood out for their outstanding and
The 2016 Sustainable Retail Summit of The Consumer Goods Forum has come to a close. This year’s first-ever edition, taking place in Paris, delivered on its promise to inspire and inform. 240 delegates from 27 countries left equipped with the
Metcalfe's skinny popcorn is excited to announce the launch of its new packaging design. The updated look is now being rolled out into stores nationwide. The new creative combines bold colour schemes, with simplified layouts and messaging, which will appeal to
Leading frozen food brand, Birds Eye, has announced the launch of a new multi-million pound ATL campaign for its award-winning Inspirations range, including the addition of five exciting new products to the portfolio and a packaging refresh. Offering consumers a
Timeless chocolate brand, Elizabeth Shaw, has announced its first marketing campaign ‘Thoughtful Gestures’ since the brand was bought by Colian Holding SA in March 2016. In a world where everything is moving so fast, there is often no time to
Leading frozen food brand Birds Eye has announced the launch of a NEW advertising campaign that celebrates the quality of its iconic peas. The campaign, which commences on Monday 24 October is part of comprehensive £4m support plan that Birds
Orders of cake tins and other bakeware are flying out of What More UK's manufacturing facility as the Lancashire-based business experiences its busiest period for baking product sales. The last three months of the year are when 50% of What More
UK food and grocery businesses must engage with shoppers on a much more emotional level than they currently do in order to deliver growth, according to new research unveiled today by IGD chief executive Joanne Denney-Finch. Speaking at IGD’s Big Debate
Market leading salad brand, Florette, is celebrating after picking up an award for its first entry into the food-to-go market – Tasty and Balanced – in the Innovation Challenge Awards 2016. The salad specialist’s brand new Tasty & Balanced protein salad