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Naturya - the home of nature’s most powerful superfoods – is unleashing a tranche of added value and convenient superfood innovation to help retailers capitalise on the explosion in demand for products containing superfoods in 2022 and beyond. The trailblazing
Award-winning, independent ‘field to fork’ brand Mash Direct (www.mashdirect.com) has secured its first listing nationwide with Sainsbury’s to stock three SKUs of its hugely popular range ahead of the Christmas season. The range, which is designed to make cooking and
Philip Morris Limited (PML) has announced the launch of HEETS Mauve, a new variant in its range of HEETS tobacco sticks designed exclusively for the IQOS heated tobacco system.
Funkin Cocktails (www.funkincocktails.co.uk), the UK’s leading cocktail brand which makes great tasting cocktails available to all, whenever and wherever they are, is launching its festive advertising campaign, the biggest advertising investment the brand has made in its 22-year history.
Food manufacturing specialist Wrights Food Group is donating a selection of its premium products to charities and people facing food insecurity through its partnership with a food redistribution charity.
The annual Sporting Lunch made a return for GroceryAid at Grosvenor House, London on Friday 12th November 2021. Over 1,200 colleagues from 198 companies raised over £633k on the day, through tickets sales, generous donations and 24 sponsors: a record
Dyson today unveiled the latest chapter in its fast-expanding direct to consumer retail approach, introducing advanced virtual reality technology to enable its customers to experience and test Dyson technology hands-on from their own homes using a VR headset.
Accolade Wines has launched Accolade Advantage, a POS platform designed specifically to help independent retailers capitalise on impulse wine purchases, as well as provide category insights and updates on new lines.
Lyre’s, the world’s leading non-alcoholic spirits brand, has completed a £20 million funding round, valuing the business at £270 million (post money), extending its position as the most valuable brand in the no/low alcohol category worldwide. Founded in 2019, this
Hannah Such announced as Mutti’s Golden Tomato Cook and wins trip to the Food Valley in Parma, Italy
Mutti, the Italian’s favourite tomato brand, is proud to announce Hannah Such from Kilburn, London, as the winner of its exciting nationwide cooking competition. Mutti’s mission is to raise the tomato to its highest expression and this contest challenged consumers
Iceland Manufacturing has announced a huge expansion of its business as it looks to recruitment almost 100 new colleagues across its three shifts. The recruitment drive comes as production continues to increase with the development and growth of Iceland’s own-label
DCK Group, the leading independent fashion jewellery business, is pleased to announce the launch of Flitzy, its new children’s accessories brand. Embracing all things ‘fun’ and ‘glitzy’, Flitzy offers an innovative new range of fashion, hair and jewellery accessories to
Homeware and gifting retailer, Portmeirion Group, has appointed performance marketing agency, Journey Further, to serve up its first video campaign for Christmas.
Fresh Del Monte commits to leading change in sustainable agriculture practices – speaking tomorrow at the World Biodiversity Summit
Fresh Del Monte® Produce Inc, one of the world’s leading vertically integrated producers, distributors, and marketers of fresh and fresh-cut fruits and vegetables, today announces its participation at this year’s World Biodiversity Summit, in Glasgow, UK on November, 10th 2021.
The Food and Drink Federation launches Achieving Net Zero handbook to support food and drink manufacturers
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has today launched its handbook to help food and drink manufacturers on their journeys to Net Zero.
If everyone in the UK switched to washing their hands in cold water, which is just as hygienic as warm water, the country could reduce annual CO2 emissions on a par with taking 285,000 cars off the road, according to
Mash Direct (www.mashdirect.com), the award-winning ‘field to fork’ vegetable accompaniments brand, is expanding its innovative range and distribution at Morrisons with the launch of its Mashed Turnip, Carrot & Parsnip, Curry Chips and Mashed Potato in-store and online.
Leading home appliance brand Ninja has secured its first major TV sponsorship deal, with the food segment of This Morning.
Knorr will launch 50 regenerative agriculture projects across the world to reduce food’s impact on the climate
Knorr, Unilever’s largest food brand, commits to grow 80% of key ingredients (vegetables, herbs, spices, grains), globally, following Unilever’s Regenerative Agriculture Principles by 2026.
Amber Beverage Group (ABG), a leading producer and distributor of alcoholic beverages, has announced its expansion into Germany, Europe's largest market for alcoholic beverages. The new company, Amber Beverage Germany, will be led by Günther R. Rauner who will assume
Just like Marty McFly is treated to a Pepsi Perfect made fresh on the spot when he travels to the future, you can live out your futuristic fantasies this ‘Back to the Future Day’, as SodaStream is launching the iconic
JustWears raises £2.6m from Pembroke and other investors to revolutionise men’s clothing using biodegradable materials and ergonomic designs
JustWears, the direct-to-consumer brand transforming menswear with ergonomic designs and biodegradable fabrics, has raised £2.6 million in seed funding from Pembroke VCT, Ignite XL and Sunshine Ventures. Angel investors including Hustle Fund general manager Elizabeth Yin and Pasta Evangelists co-founder
Following today’s news that Unilever’s Q3 results reported underlying sales growth of 2.5%, with 4.1% price and (1.5)% volume; Carmen Bryan, consumer analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “Unilever’s focus on investments and divestments
Gnarly Sports Nutrition, the makers of clean, effective, and great tasting sports nutrition supplements, is proud to announce that they will be transitioning all of their product packaging from plastic tubs to highly recyclable tin coated steel cans. As the