Bagged confectionery has been an undeniable success story, with bags growing by £12m in the last year .
The firm’s communications manager talks us through bagged confectionery .
Scottish chocolatiers Caithness Chocolate have teamed up with Mackintosh of Glendaveny to create a unique sweet treat .
Premier League competition returns .
Consolidation in the UK supplier base has opened up a window through which convenience retailers and independent chocolate brands can do business, according to Montrose Chocolate Ventures .
The combination of Dairy Milk and Oreo has proved to be a popular one for Cadbury, and now the firm is extending the partnership even further with the launch of a new bar .
Ferrero has been putting some serious money behind its Nutella brand, in honour of Pancake Tuesday .
Belgian chocolate from Lanarkshire .
Cadbury Bournville is moving into the sharing bag format with the launch of Cadbury Bournville Giant Buttons .
Chocolate giant refuses to stand still with flurry of NPD .
Jelly Belly is intent on confusing consumers again with the launch of the fifth edition of its BeanBoozled Collection .
Perfetti Van Melle says it is crucial to offer a range of reduced sugar options .
Maynards Bassetts has just released its first ever sour soft jelly: Fizzy Fish .
Kervan Gida has reached an agreement to license Cartoon Network’s Dexter’s Laboratory brand .
Swizzels has been expanding popular brands with new flavours and formats .
Delia Metral, Mondelez, shares three top Easter scheduling tips for shopkeepers