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
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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.
Working together with McDonald’s, Arla is launching a new co-branded Happy Meal and Arla Organic Milk bottle which will roll-out across McDonald’s UK restaurants.
Premium potted fruit brand, Nature’s Finest is this week announcing an exciting new pack refresh. The new look packaging is being rolled out across the entire range throughout 2017. The re-deisgn comes on the back of extensive consumer feedback, with
Leading Mexican brand Old El Paso, with over 55% value share, has announced a strategic packaging update positioned to deliver easier product differentiation for shoppers. While the brand’s iconic yellow packaging acts as a beacon in store, research has shown
A pork scratchings business is the winner of Virgin StartUp’s Foodpreneur 2017, a competition run in partnership with intu to find the country’s best new food and drink business. Nick Coleman and Andy Allen have been running Snaffling Pig since 2014
Unilever to create single system for trade and marketing operations with Accenture and Salesforce solutions
Unilever, a global consumer goods company, has signed a deal with Accenture to implement Accenture Cloud Trade Promotion Management (TPM) and Accenture Cloud Retail Execution (RE) to create a single system for trade and marketing operations. Built on the Salesforce platform, the
Suffolk-based micro-brewery, St Peter's, has unveiled Without Gold, a hoppy, golden ale that's full of flavour and completely alcohol free. Following on from the huge success of St Peter's Without Original, which is now the world's No.1 alcohol-free craft beer, Without® Gold is
KETTLE, the nation’s favourite premium crisp brand, is pleased to announce the launch of Discoveries, an exciting new sharing range featuring unique flavour combinations, designed to target the growing couples night in occasion. Inspired by food from near and far, and
Tate & Lyle Sugars has announced that Lyle’s Golden Syrup is to be a broadcast sponsor of Channel 4’s The Great British Bake Off, set to return to screens this autumn for the eighth series, alongside Dr Oetker. In its new
Flash, the market-leading homecare brand from Procter & Gamble (P&G), has reduced the price of its Flash Task Sprays price marked pack (PMP) from £2.25 to £1.99*. The decision was taken to reduce the price mark on this best-selling SKU following
Nightlife drinks brands VK and Corky’s are proud to be sponsoring pride once again for a second year. The brands represent fun and inclusivity and have collaborated in support of the event, whilst providing a bespoke party pack that enable
Häagen-Dazs ramps up Wimbledon partnership with playful twist on classic Strawberries and Cream pairing
Häagen-Dazs will be a returning partner of the UK’s most iconic sporting and cultural event, The Championships, Wimbledon this year – announcing a bespoke tennis summer campaign including TV support. Now in its second year, the five-year Wimbledon partnership builds on
AB InBev is supporting customers this summer with its first pan-European promotional campaign for Corona, the UK’s best-selling sunshine beer, offering consumers the chance to experience the trip of a lifetime. Building on the success of Corona’s This Is Living campaign,
Diageo announces Guinness as first global beer brand to provide consumers with on-label alcohol & nutritional content
Guinness is the first global beer brand to provide Irish consumers with full on-label nutritional information and alcohol content with the expansion of the Diageo labelling initiative to 500ml Guinness cans in the Republic of Ireland. The new labels, designed
Anchor – the leading brand of British-made butter – is launching a new look to proudly showcase its Britishness. The makeover will be supported with a £4.5 million campaign to publicise Anchor’s ‘real butter’ credentials. Anchor is produced by Arla Foods,
Leading luxury tea company, Newby Teas, is set to launch nationwide in one of the UK’s largest supermarkets, Sainsbury’s. A selection of eight of Newby Teas speciality tea blends will be available exclusively in selected Sainsbury’s stores nationwide – starting
Energy PR has been appointed for the second time by the inventors at Wow! Stuff to support the launch of the company’s brand new Star Wars and Despicable Me 3 blockbuster licensed products.
On Sunday 25 June 2017 QVC UK sold 3,248 Sealy beds and mattresses in just 24 hours. QVC customers could buy the Sealy Posturepedic Gel Supreme 1400 Springs Pillowtop Mattress on its own or with the Divan Bed, as part of QVC’s
Warburtons, the largest bakery brand in the UK with sales of £551m last year, prides itself on the freshness of its bread, manufactured and delivered daily to over 18,500 retailers. To do this, the company - which has doubled in
Manchester based bakery business, Carrs Foods, have been ranked at number 7 in this year’s Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200, which ranks Britain’s mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales. Carrs Foods achieved an international sales growth of