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Breakfast

Heating up breakfast time

KERRY Foods, the firm behind Wall’s, is looking to heat things up in the breakfast-to-go sub-category with the launch of two new breakfast rolls.

Lucy Meck is cracking on

BRITISH Lion egg ambassador Lucy Meck has been encouraging consumers to eat an egg each day as part of a healthy diet.

Perking up breakfast with Percol

The team behind Percol coffee reckons there’s a real opportunity for retailers to cash in with a more premium coffee range.

Go nuts for nutritious spreads

PROTEIN-packed food has been enjoying a serious rise in popularity over the last year, and nut spread brand Whole Earth is encouraging retailers to entice …

It’s a free-from fry-up

Quorn suggests its range of meat-free sausages, bacon and sausage patties can appeal to shoppers looking for a nutritious breakfast.

Breakfast on the go grows

Many consumers are opting to take their breakfast on the go, which can be good news for retailers according to Mondelez International.

Everyone is after porridge

PORRIDGE is experiencing a great revival in popularity, according to producers, as healthy eating trends open the category up to a broader consumer base.

Get going with yogurt range

YOGURT is enjoying the fruits of the increased focus on health from an ever growing segment of consumers, according to Lancashire Farm Dairies.

Cereal gets even nuttier

KELLOGG’S has reformulated its Crunchy Nut cereal, boosting the brand’s nut content by one quarter.

Challenging the health groups

WEETABIX has hit back at a claim from Action on Sugar that branded cereal manufacturers are “deliberately deceiving shoppers” through poor labelling.

Bear and Puffin celebrate reading

KIDS snacking brand Bear Nibbles has teamed up with Puffin Books to get children reading in a new partnership with Bear Alphabites cereal.

More tastes form the US

EMPIRE Bespoke Foods has secured a deal with US cereal producer Malt-O-Meal (MOM) which will see the firm distribute its cereals on this side of the Atlantic. …

Transformation of a Monster

Amid calls for healthier cereals with less sugar, Monster Brands aims to position its products ahead of the trends.

New deal for US cereals

EMPIRE Bespoke Foods has secured UK importation and distribution rights for products from US cereal company Post Consumer Brands. The agreement includes …

Scots favour old favourites

DESPITE relatively mild winter weather, porridge company Hamlyns of Scotland has reported a positive seasonal performance, with like-for-like sales across the …

Pops that crunch

KELLOGG’S has launched Coco Pops Granola – combining clusters of puffed rice  and wholegrain oats with wheat cereal shapes – with the aim of …