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product news: new Heinz Tomato Ketchup campaign

Kraft Heinz is introducing its ‘Irresistibly Tasty’ Heinz Tomato Ketchup creative to the UK following a run in the US.

product news: Baileys adds new variant

Baileys has added a new variant to its portfolio – Baileys Iced Coffee.

product news: Premier rolls out Cadbury Choc Tarts

Premier Foods is launching a range of indulgent Choc Tarts under the Cadbury Cakes brand.

product news: Absolut launches new flavour

Absolut has launched a new flavoured vodka, Absolut Lime.

product news: Bahlsen introduces £1 packs

The family run biscuit company Bahlsen has announced the launch of a new price-marked mini-bag range spanning its Choco Leibniz, Messino, Waffle and Zoo variants.

product news: Mentos unveils limited edition

Mentos is setting the scene for a summer of confectionery sales with the launch of Mentos Mix on the Beach, a limited-edition unique flavour pack that delivers fruity cocktail flavours in chewy confectionery form.

product news: Foster's refreshes design

Heineken has announced it will be launching a new design for Foster’s.

product news: Highland Spring revamps bottle design

Highland Spring has unveiled a packaging refresh ahead of its summer activity, which includes a new TV campaign.

product news: CDM teams up with Oreo

Cadbury Dairy Milk has teamed up with Oreo to create two new flavour varieties to whet the appetite of chocolate fans – Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Peanut Butter flavour and Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Mint flavour.

Product news: STG livens up small cigar sector with VFM 'Moments'

Scandinavian Tobacco Group UK Limited (STG UK) is set to reinvigorate the small cigar segment with its latest new product launch, Moments Panatella. As the tobacco category braces itself for the impact of EUTPD 2, the company says the new launch will provide retailers with a visible value alternative that will attract existing smokers to their stores.

Product news: Rustlers turns up the heat with big spend to double convenience sales by 2020

Top-selling microwavable snack Rustlers is reinforcing its commitment to doubling sales in convenience by 2020 with the introduction of two new products, new packaging and a £2.5m consumer marketing spend.

Product news: Capri range extended

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) is launching Capri-Sun No Added Sugar Orange-Lemon 330ml to help retailers tap into the growing demand for low-calorie juice drinks for immediate consumption.

Product news: Heineken to be Rugby World Cup partner

Heineken has announced it will be a Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan.

Product news: Tropicana adapts to breakfast trends

Juice brand Tropicana is introducing a new offer for the brand intended to help retailers capitalise on the growing trend for convenient breakfast top ups and meeting the needs of shoppers’ emerging morning habits.

Product news: Froneri adds to confectionery ice creams

Froneri (formerly R&R Ice Cream) is making four additions to its range of Mondelez ice creams as its looks to replicate the popularity and sales of the confectionary lines within the ice cream market.

Product news: Hula Hoops proves handful on TV

Hula Hoops is back on TV screens with a creative that aims to remind consumers of how much they love the hoop-shaped snack.

Product news: Baby dragon stars in Doritos advert

Doritos is supporting the launch of its new Heatburst range with a two-month TV campaign that builds on its ‘For the Bold’ positioning.

Product news: Yorkshire Tea recruits famous faces

Yorkshire Tea has recruited a host of famous faces to star in its latest TV adverts, as part of a new £7m campaign aimed at celebrating the brand as a place “where everything’s done proper”.

Product news: Lewis Hamilton to drive Monster winners

Monster Energy is giving motor racing fans a chance to enjoy a track day with Formula One star, Lewis Hamilton, as part of a promotion with Mercedes.

Lucozade Energy range extended with Original

Lucozade Energy is extending its Lucozade Zero portfolio with the launch of Lucozade Zero Original flavour. The low-calorie drink is available now across all channels in a 380ml price-marked pack as well as a 500ml and 1ltr bottle.

Bagging more adults

Maynards Bassetts is launching Wine Gums Tangy in a bid to bring more adults to the sour segment. Following the launch, the Maynards Bassetts Wine Gums brand will return to the small screen in May with a TV campaign that will air for six weeks, as a part of a £6m marketing programme for the brand in 2017.

Sweet but sugar-free

Fruittella has launched sweets with 30% less sugar, and two other products which are completely sugar-free. Fruittella 30% Less Sugar is available in two different flavour variants: Strawberry and Summer Fruits, in resealable pouches that are designed to be shared.

Limited-edition lemon

Nakd has added a Lemon Drizzle bar to its Limited Edition range, replacing the successful limited-edition Nakd Carrot Cake. With 18% value growth (Nielsen data), Nakd continues to out-perform the category, with the limited-edition flavour delivering a significant part of this growth (40%) since last July. Nakd Lemon Drizzle is made with dates, raisins, cashews, almonds, coconut and a tang of real lemons, smooshed together to make an indulgent 'cakey' texture and, best of all, it counts towards one of your '5 a day'. As with all products from Nakd, Lemon Drizzle is free from added sugars, contains all-natural ingredients, is gluten-free, wheat and dairy-free, plus it's vegan-friendly.

Holly for Diet Coke

Diet Coke has named Holly Willoughby as its new brand ambassador for 2017. Willoughby, who is best known for her presenting work across ITV, said: "I've always been a big Diet Coke fan, right from the original 'Break' ads. The brand is well known for celebrating friendship, fashion and fun, which are all very important to me. I'm excited to be involved."

Versatility of Quorn

Quorn, the UK's best-selling meat-free brand (IRI data), has unveiled a £10m brand relaunch. The wide-ranging campaign will be led by major NPD, vibrant new packaging which rolls out this month and new national TV advertising showcasing the versatility of the range and the huge variety of meals that can be made with Quorn.

Tubs of mini treats

McVitie's has launched three new cake bites tubs: Digestives Mini Milk Choc Tiffin, Mini Caramel Crispies and Hobnobs Mini Milk Choc Teacakes.They are available now with an rrp of £2.50.

A canny move

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has launched a new Appletiser 250ml can format to help retailers tap into the growth of adult instant consumption soft drinks and consumer preference for premium products.

Tough Mudder deal

Ready-to-drink protein brand For Goodness Shakes has launched its biggest-ever integrated marketing campaign a partnership with obstacle event series, Tough Mudder. The deal will see For Goodness Shakes at all 19 Tough Mudder events across the UK and Ireland for the next two years.

product news: IBC extends Biscotti range

The Italian Beverage Company (IBC) has extended its sweet snacking offer for the out of home (OOH) sector with a new range of Simply Biscotti biscuits.

product news: Ritz unveils new TV adverts

The savoury biscuit brand Ritz has launched a new, multi-million-pound campaign to promote its two most recent launches.

product news: Quorn unleashes £10m relaunch

Quorn, the UK’s best-selling meat free brand, is unveiling a £10m brand relaunch which is set to drive brand sales to an all-time high.

product news: 350ml Mars drinks move to price-marked packs

Mars Chocolate Drinks and Treats is moving its 8x350ml milk drinks range into price-marked packs (PMP).

product news: Spar launches popcorn range

Spar Brand is launching a new impulse range of own brand popcorn consisting of Sweet & Salted and Salted flavours.

product news: Cadbury adds Fudge to minis line-up

Cadbury has extended another of its brands into the chocolate bags category, with the launch of Cadbury Fudge Minis.

product news: Coca-Cola introduces 250ml Appletiser

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has launched a new Appletiser 250ml can format to help retailers tap into the growth of adult instant consumption soft drinks, and consumer preference for premium products.

product news: PG Tips reveals Red Nose campaign

This month will see PG tips return as an official Red Nose Day partner.

product news: Americana brand refreshed

Bakery supplier Lantmännen Unibake UK has refreshed its Americana brand with a new visual identity which it says better reflects the quality of its fast food breads.

product news: Westlers previews new frankfurter

Westlers Frankfurters will be offering a first-taste of its soon-to-launch Fiery Frankfurter to visitors to the Casual Dining show, at the Business Design Centre London from 22nd-23rd February 2017.

product news: Fruittella rolls out innovations

Two new innovations from Fruittella are currently entering the forecourt sector.

product news: Absolut launches new bottle

Absolut vodka is launching a limited edition bottle, Absolut Facet, which is designed to stand out on shelf.

product news: Maynards Bassetts adds to Wine Gums range

Maynards Bassetts is launching a new addition to its adult candy portfolio, Wine Gums Tangy, which aims to bring more adults to the sour segment.

product news: Werthers invests in advertising campaign

Werthers Original Sugar Free is investing in advertising with a £4m TV campaign.

product news: Hovis revamps heartland products

Hovis is revamping of two of its heartland products, Hovis Seed Sensations and Hovis Granary.

product news: Lucozade extends Zero portfolio

Lucozade Energy is extending its Lucozade Zero portfolio with the launch of Lucozade Zero Original flavour.

product news: Addition joins KitKat brand

Nestlé Confectionery is making its second launch in six months from its flagship brand KitKat.

product news: Diet Coke names new ambassador

Diet Coke has named Holly Willoughby as its new brand ambassador for 2017.

Tchibo spreads the love on Valentine's Day

product news: Gu predicts Valentine's sales surge

Premium chilled dessert brand Gu Puds is anticipating a major surge this Valentine’s Day, as Britons opt for a special night in.

product news: Market Deli revamps packs

Market Deli is introducing a new pack design to emphasise its quality credentials and highlight the fact the crisps are made with authentic deli ingredients.

product news: Butterkist revitalises brand

Butterkist is revitalising its brand with a new packaging design, supported by a £3m marketing campaign across broadcast, digital and print channels.

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RegionDieselLPGSuper ULUL
East117.78126.20116.58
East Midlands117.17126.70116.22
London117.7259.90127.04116.54
North East116.9560.90129.14116.15
North West117.36126.64116.53
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Wales117.10127.21116.19
West Midlands117.39126.42116.62
Yorkshire & Humber117.0267.40127.01116.21

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