Scottish Grocer & Convenience Retailer

Crisps & snacks

Three more for cheddars

JACOB’S has extended its Mini Cheddars range with the addition of three new flavours; Red Leicester, Stilton and Applewood. The three new flavours are …

Make sense of snacking

Firms offer advice on broad category WHEN it comes to lunch, today’s consumer is faced with more choices than ever before, but so many SKUs and brands …

German crisps offer variety

Creating a point of difference with imported snacks CRISP and snack importers Envis Foods is urging retailers to create a point of difference for their store …

Meating demand

MEAT snack brand Moy Park has secured listings in Nisa and McColl’s stores across Scotland for its Good to Go branded ready-to-eat snacking range. Moy Park …

Popping off

POPCORN is now the fastest growing sub-category within crisps, nuts and snacks, growing 34% year on year, according to IRI. Butterkist is looking to make sure …

Biscuits set to pass go

BISCUITS and cakes manufacturers have been increasing activity on snack-sized packs and snack multipacks and on biscuit and cakes ‘to go’ packs as they …

Busy lives to boost snacks

SNACKING is growing, because consumers’ increasingly hectic and busy lives are increasing demand for snacks and especially for products that can be eaten on …

Hoops in the sun on TV

AS part of the launch of its new Golden Hoops, Hula Hoops is back on TV this month. Part of a £1.5m media campaign, the ad features two Golden Hoops on sun …

Pop go the flavours

BUTTERKIST launches two new flavours in its popcorn range this month. Butterkist Choc Mallow Popcorn is available in a 170g bag and Butterkist Coconut and …

Flavour of the future

Golden Wonder invests heavily in a fully flavoured push as Walkers admires brand giant’s sauce DESPITE increasingly intense competition from a widening …

Parental choice

PARENTS are increasingly choosing more wholesome, nutritional food and drinks for their children’s lunchboxes, says Ishen Paran, sales director of Bear …

Seize the chance with dedication

DEDICATED lunchbox bays filled with best-selling brands and handy packs can help grow sales. That’s the advice from Mondelez International. It says that over …

Others knock on crisps’ front door

As the traditional snacks market diversifies the Scottish convenience scene looks ready to get a new leader SNACKING products on sale in c-stores and other …

Flavours set to pop up

POPCORN has proved one of the fastest growing segments of the snacks market in recent years. And it’s moving into a wider range of pack sizes and formats; …

Savoury bags take the biscuit

BAGGED savoury biscuits has been the past year’s star performer in savoury snacks according to Burton’s Biscuit Company. Burton’s joined the savoury …

Ready for take-off

THE Golden Wonder crisp range is to be relaunched by brand owner Tayto with reformulated flavours and new packaging. And the brand will be promoted through a …