Scottish Grocer & Convenience Retailer

Hot beverages

Promo pack a sweet pairing

ORGANIC tea brand Clipper Teas has joined forces with chocolate producer Seed and Bean to launch a new large scale on-pack promotion

Hitting the right spot

COFFEE to go has become a real hot topic for convenience retailers in the last couple of years

Serving one cup at a time

SINGLE serve is a growing trend among coffee consumers, according to Lyons Coffee and it says sales of its coffee bags had grown 45%

Show prices with caution

PRICE-marked packs add transparency, which gives shoppers reassurance that they are being offered

A different cuppa

BRITAIN is becoming a nation of coffee drinkers, with tea sales falling year on year.

A double order of growth

LANDMARK Wholesale has revealed it has experienced over 100% sales growth across its hot drinks range.

Indulge in a taste of Spain

Brindisa has brought a Spanish drinking chocolate with 45% cocoa content to the UK

Organic blend on shelves

PUKKA  Herbs has added Turmeric Active to its organic herbal tea range.

Hot chocolate is heating up

THE market for hot chocolate and malted drinks appears to be in rude health, according to Mars Chocolate Drinks & Treats.

Quality top of coffee agenda

As more consumers switch on to stronger coffee blends, retailers may need to adapt

Feeling it in your bones

LONDON-based firm Love Taste Company is bringing some hot beverage trends from overseas to British shoppers with the launch of a new range of bone broths.

Scotland a nation of tea lovers

SCOTTISH consumers are drinking more tea than their counterparts south of the border according to new figures from Kantar Worldpanel.

Fruity flavour proving a hit

FRUIT and flavoured teas have been sweetening tea sales figures with the variety on offer attracting more and more consumers to the category.

Getting to grips with premium tea

There are big returns to be had from the higher margin products in the healthier sectors of the tea category.

Growth in flavour predicted

HEALTH-conscious busy consumers will ensure flavoured milk sales will grow at double the rate of white milk according to Amanda Hamilton, founder of Drink Me …

For the love of coffee

C-STORE operators thinking of installing a coffee-to-go system could well be encouraged by a report from Mintel that shows 74% of Britons buy out-of-home hot …