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Golden Cross offer new smaller size perfect for snacking

Golden Cross offer a variety of their Johnny’s snacks range in smaller sizes, which it says make them perfect for a lunch time snack. Four varieties of …

Emoji partners land on packs

  KERRY Foods has joined forces with Sony Pictures to launch a new on-pack promotion in association with The Emoji Movie, which hits cinema screens this …

Digging into a healthy lunch

New trends breed opportunity YOU can’t put a price on health but any retailer who chooses to ignore the increased importance shoppers are now placing on …

Driving up interest in kids’ water

DANONE waters is aiming to increase bottled water consumption among kids through its Volvic Kids partnership with Disney, which the firm reckons should help …

It’s not just about the kids

FOR many adults, the packed lunch brings back memories of primary school, but for a significant proportion of today’s adult consumers, the packed lunch is …

It’s time to give peas a chance

Healthy snacks shake things up PEAS appear ready to begin pushing their way into lunchboxes, as firms look to offer healthy alternatives to traditional snacks. …

Cheese gets itself in a bit of a pickle

PICKLE brand Branston has been popping up on TV screens as part of a new marketing campaign targeted at younger consumers. The ‘Please The Cheese’ campaign …

Kids pack rolls out

NICHOLS has released a new variant of its Vim2o water brand that the firm reckons is ideal for lunchboxes. The new 250ml sportscap Vim2o minis pack is aimed at …

Putting bread in the box

PRICE wars and changing shopper habits are presenting challenges to wrapped bread sales according to Warburtons, but the bakery giant says its focus is on how …

Kids demand fun at lunch

CHILDREN are reclaiming lunchtime with flavour and convenience top of their wish lists according to Bel UK which says it is responding with an increasing …

School lunch drinks on a health kick

A back to school display of soft drinks, snacks and sandwiches can encourage incremental sales and push up profits, says Maurice Newton, sales and marketing …

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 …

Tradition being left out of lunch

FALLING bread sales show that consumers are looking for less traditional lunch box fillers says Chloe Feminier, head of insight and planning at Bel UK. …

Shake up for low-carb drinks

ATKINS has repacked its shakes, said to contain 85% less carbohydrates and 93% less sugar than regular strawberry or chocolate flavour drinks, in a bid to make …

A sandwich evolution

With school summer holidays coming to an end parents will be thinking about what to give the kids for school lunch. But lunchboxes also find their way into …