From raw materials to final destination logistics, supply chains are under more pressure than ever before. Whether retail, food manufacturing, pharmaceutical or beyond, the drive towards more transparent and sustainable operations is taking absolute precedence.
Old Jamaica has overhauled its soda range, revealing a complete brand redesign, new tropical fruit flavour, and added a two litre PET bottle format.
Conad Nord Ovest, one of the most important cooperatives in the national large-scale retail trade, has further expanded its collaboration with Diebold Nixdorf and Distribution Service, a retail sales management and technology provider, to deploy innovative, self-checkout solutions in its
XPO Logistics, a leading provider of freight transportation services, has announced the appointment of Christine Robinne to lead the company's technology organization and digital strategy in Europe. She will report to Luis Gomez, president – Europe, and to Mario Harik,
Bolton North East MP Mark Logan found himself in flavour heaven when he visited Fazila Foods on a factory tour.
With increasing numbers of people embracing plant-based living, B&B studio has partnered with The Vegan Kind, the UK’s biggest vegan supermarket and subscription box service, refining the brand’s positioning for a more vegan-friendly future, and reimagining its brand identity to
Nando’s has opened a new restaurant in Sittingbourne’s Bourne Place owned by Swale Borough Council and developed by Spirit of Sittingbourne.
Leading bike retailer, The Little Bike Company, has announced its appointment as exclusive distributor of woom bikes in the UK effective from now. The Little Bike Company began a partnership with woom bikes in 2018 as the sole retailer
With its ambition to create a more inclusive workforce across the food and consumer goods industry, IGD is piloting a reverse mentoring programme to support leaders to champion inclusion.
Northern Ireland’s leading leisure and retail destination, Victoria Square, situated in the heart of Belfast, has invested almost £500,000 in a refurbishment of its personal shopping suite and personal care facilities.
Following a successful UK launch this year and rising popularity with Gen Z consumers, Four Loko, the vodka-based ready-to-drink is now recruiting student ambassadors across seven universities in England and Scotland for a four month-long campaign to take the brand
Hot on the heels of Ritter Sport being officially recognised as a carbon neutral company – it has now announced another huge milestone in its sustainability journey with the launch of Don Choco - a limited-edition dark milk chocolate bar
Organic baby and toddler food brand, Piccolo, has added a new flavour Mighty Oaty Bar and duo of Multigrain Puffs to its popular snack range.
The UK’s number one World Food brand, Old El Paso, is inviting people across the country to take part in this year’s Day of the Dead by throwing their own fiesta. An increasingly popular event in UK culture, the Mexican
Squeaky Bean is addressing a huge gap in plant-based options with the launch of three new products in their sandwich slices range. The Roast Chicken, Honey Roast Ham and Applewood Smoked Ham Style Slices will give shoppers at 238 Sainsbury’s
Nicotine Pouch brand, Velo, celebrated the launch of its completely recyclable cans with an event space, ‘Velo Art Factory’, this month. The free event (R18. Nicotine users only) showcased the brand’s new packaging, marking the first step in Velo’s journey
As No Time To Die finally hits screens, new research has revealed that it costs a whopping £32.3 million to be James Bond.
Due to the overwhelming demand for child-friendly baking kits in lockdown, Craft & Crumb has launched into Ocado – the company’s first supermarket stockist – and John Lewis.
German shoe retailer Deichmann celebrated its UK 20th Anniversary by harnessing its charitable endeavours and giving back to families in need across the UK. Together with leading children’s charity Barnardo’s, the brand’s ‘Best Foot Forward’ campaign helped to raise £185,205.24
The award-winning baby and toddler snack producer Organix is gearing up for big changes to its 2022 product line-up by poaching more talent for its top team.
With the new school year in full swing, packed lunches are high on the agenda for families, looking for healthy, protein-packed snacks to fuel their children’s busy days at school.
St James Quarter, the £1bn retail-led lifestyle district in Edinburgh that recently launched its first phase in June 2021, has signed two new international restaurants to quick service pitstop dining area, Leith Street Eats. Designed around a crescent ‘urban garden’
entre:mk is proud to announce that independent shop, Love Local Hub, has been named ‘Best Enterprising Business’ in the MK and Buckinghamshire SME Awards.
SKG Capital, the family office specialising in retail turnarounds, has today announced that it has taken bedding and linen retailer Julian Charles to a break-even position from a £2.1 million EBITDA loss in the 18-month period to October 2020.
Innovative packaging manufacturer, Sharpak, has unveiled a new premium-look hybrid pack for sushi, designed with multiple benefits for food-to-go brands, retailers, consumers and importantly, the environment.
Butlers Farmhouse Cheeses will launch its Perfect British Cheeseboard and Goat Cheeseboard variety packs in Waitrose stores nationwide in November.