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Sweet fortunes

With just over a year till the implementation of the UK government’s Soft Drinks Industry Levy, termed the ‘sugar tax’ by the media, soft...

Parents go DIY at feeding time

RESEARCH by analysis firm Mintel found that sales of wet and dry baby food in Britain dropped by 14% between 2012 and 2015 as...

Still to master the details

ALTHOUGH many retailers say they are aware of tobacco manufacturing and retailing regulation changes that result from the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD2) they...

Fruit still the flavour of NPD

SCiders take eight of top 10 drinks launches in 2015 What are you likely to be devoting more of your beer, wines and spirits shelf...

Soft drinks lead cans charge

Carbonates units soar to almost 5.3bn as hot summer weather sees Britain reach for the fizz SUNSHINE and warm weather contributed to a year of...

Let the good times roll?

Things getting better but give us cheap food say Brits UK consumer confidence grew five times faster than the global average last year according to...
Red Bull Tropical Edition

Tropical energy

RED Bull has added a tropical-flavour line to its enegry drinks range. Head of category marketing at Red Bull Gavin Lissimore said: “Red Bull Tropical...

Growth predicted for chilled foods

HEALTHY eating is driving the market for chilled foods in the UK, but convenience and quality continue to influence buying decisions. Those are some of...
Lees, Clive Miquel

Aiming to join the sweet life

Lees has boosted its bottom line now it’s boosting its brand. SCOTTISH biscuits and cakes company Lees had a standout year in 2013 when it...

Give us more

Researcher finds shoppers want better ranges in c-stores but retailers say suppliers need to provide more category information SHOPPERS in Britain’s local stores aren’t as...

Cracking the launch code

One, two, three, four and you have a brand breakthrough claims research giant THREE of every four new fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) products fail...

Drinks sales move off and up

THE value of British drinks sales has grown by 1% according to the Drinks Market Summary Overview, which uses off-trade data supplied by Nielsen...
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Lidl owner to be Euro tops

Analyst predicts discount group will overtake Carrefour in European food and drink retail and that UK and France will see major multiple convenience growth LIDL...
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Touch up grey sales

Look at the ads and you’d think beauty was a young woman’s (and man’s) business. But you’d be very wrong, finds Kantar Worldpanel THERE is...
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New look for English PASS card

STORES with young adult customers who are English or Welsh should ensure any ID card shown during age-restricted goods transactions meets new PASS card...
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Alternatives pressure on cream

STRAWBERRIES and cream may sound like the perfect partnership. But, according to the latest research from Mintel, future generations might prefer almond whip with...

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