All Confectionery articles – Page 4

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    Orange returns to Bournville chocolate range

    2019-02-11T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury’s Bournville Orange is available once again and is now part of the permanent range. The bar, which combines a strong cocoa taste with real orange fruit pieces, was first launched in 1927 and was brought back for a limited time in 2009. It is now being brought back to ...

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    Premier League Cadbury Legends promo is back

    2019-02-11T00:00:00Z

    The Premier League Cadbury Legends promotion is back. Running through to March 31, it gives consumers the chance to win thousands of prizes when they purchase a Cadbury Dairy Milk bar. The campaign is supported by a £1.1m campaign. The photo shows last year’s winner, Natalie Hardie, who won, and ...

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    Mondelez unveils Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Sandwich PMP

    2019-02-08T00:00:00Z

    Mondelēz International is launching a £1 price-marked pack (PMP) of Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Sandwich this month. Lyndsey Homer, junior brand manager for Cadbury Dairy Milk at Mondelēz International, commented: “We’ve been extremely pleased with the success of Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Sandwich, which has not only won awards ...

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    Trebor unveils sugar-free sub-range

    2019-01-25T00:00:00Z

    Mint brand Trebor has unveiled its first sugar-free hard-boiled sub-range, Trebor Cool Drops. Trebor is introducing the product in two flavours - Extra Fresh and Lemon – with the aim of bringing new consumers into the category, while driving incremental sales. Cool Drops comes in a handy 28g flip-top box, ...

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    Minions return to the Kinder Surprise stable

    2019-01-25T00:00:00Z

    The Minions licence is returning to the Kinder Surprise range with seven new toys up for grabs. The special edition eggs are launching this month and will be supported with a £2m marketing investment. Levi Boorer, customer development director for Ferrero UK Ireland, commented: “Minions has ...

  • Burton’s Biscuits introduces Maryland Sugar Free Cookies
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    Burton’s Biscuits introduces Maryland Sugar Free Cookies

    2019-01-25T00:00:00Z

    Burton’s Biscuit Company has followed up its sugar-reduction programme on core Maryland and the introduction of less than 100 calorie packs across its Minis range, with the launch of Maryland Sugar Free Cookies. The new offering has an MRSP of £1.39 for the 230g pack. Kate Needham, marketing ...

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    KitKat kicks off 2019 with on-pack promotion

    2019-01-18T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery’s flagship brand KitKat is to kick off 2019 with an on-pack promotion giving consumers the chance to win a special break. Ten holidays worth up £8,000 to destinations such as Miami, Cuba, Thailand and Barbados, will be available to be won instantly by purchasing a promotional pack of ...

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    Ferrero ramps up its spring occasions range

    2019-01-11T00:00:00Z

    The Thorntons Easter range includes three new luxury eggs White Chocolate Raspberry, Milk Chocolate Almond Hazelnut and Dark Chocolate Orange. All feature strong colours and a premium look designed to appeal to younger, more affluent shoppers. Meanwhile, Ferrero Rocher’s 212.5g and 275g eggs ...

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    Mars Wrigley Confectionery introduces new M&M’s Eggs

    2019-01-11T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery has launched new M M’s Eggs ready for Easter 2019. The eggs have a crunchy speckled shell and milk chocolate filling. Chirag Shah, seasonal brand manager, Mars Wrigley Confectionery, said: “We’re thrilled to be launching M M’s Eggs in the UK this year. M M’s is the ...

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    Haribo unveils Hunt the Double Yolker campaign

    2019-01-11T00:00:00Z

    Haribo has unveiled a seasonal campaign inviting shoppers to Hunt the Double Yolker in limited edition bags of Starmix. Shoppers have until 21 April to find one of 20 ‘Double Yolkers’ and win a UK forest holiday. Claire James, trade marketing manager for Haribo, commented: “Hunt the Double Yolker is ...

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    Cadbury Darkmilk moves into convenience sector

    2019-01-11T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury Darkmilk, launched last year in Tesco, is now available to convenience retailers in an impulse format. The 35g bars come in Original and Almond varieties, rrp 65p, with a price-marked version also available at 55p. At the same time, a new 85g Salted Caramel bar is being launched. ...

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    Montezumas reveals Easter range additions

    2019-01-11T00:00:00Z

    Montezuma’s Easter 2019 range includes three new products: a milk chocolate alternative Like No Udder egg and two giant chocolate bunnies named Bertie and Betsy. Like No Udder is ideal for vegans or those avoiding dairy products. Rrp is £9.99. The two bunnies are hollow chocolate, with Bertie in white ...

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    Cracking on

    2018-12-19T00:00:00Z

    Easter just wouldn’t be the same without chocolate eggs and the manufacturer that leads the field in these eggs is Mondelez with a 44% share of the market. Indeed 82% of the UK population ate a Mondelez Easter product last Easter with Cadbury Creme Egg being the number one brand ...

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    Cadbury’s extends Darkmilk into impulse territory

    2018-12-14T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury’s is extending its Darkmilk range with two new additions and price-marked packs (PMPs) aimed at the impulse sector. Following the tablet launch in 2018, Cadbury Darkmilk Original and Cadbury Darkmilk Almond will now be joined by a 35g bar from 1 January, for those looking for a treat when ...

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    Ferrero reveals plans for early 2019

    2018-12-14T00:00:00Z

    Ferrero has unveiled plans for a range of initiatives early in 2019. Levi Boorer, customer development director, explained: “Mother’s Day and Easter fall later in 2019, extending the trading period and giving a greater window for seasonal sales. Ferrero has a wide range of seasonal and limited edition products joining ...

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    product news: Fox’s Glacier extends life of limited edition

    2018-11-16T00:00:00Z

    Fox’s Glacier, which this year celebrates its 100th anniversary, has decided to continue selling its Glacier Tropical, saying it is bowing to retailer demand to extend the run of the limited edition brand. Owned by confectionery giant Big Bear Confectionery, the brand typically rolls out a fresh limited edition range ...

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    product news: Swizzels reveals latest sweet creation

    2018-11-16T00:00:00Z

    Sweet manufacturer Swizzels has revealed its newest sweet creation, invented by a consumer, which is set to go into production next year. To mark 90 years in business, Swizzels launched its Sweetest Invention competition earlier this year. Great British Dessert Chews was one of four finalists in the competition and ...

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    product news: Cadbury unveils Secret Santa campaign

    2018-11-16T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury has unveiled a new Christmas campaign to celebrate the ritual of Secret Santa gifting. The TV advert urges families across the UK to follow their generous instinct and become a Secret Santa this Christmas, to show their appreciation to friends and loved ones during the festive season. ...

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    product news: Werther’s runs Caramel Shop advert

    2018-11-12T00:00:00Z

    The Werther’s Original Christmas Caramel Shop box contains a variety of Werther’s caramels including Butter Candies, Creamy Filling, Éclairs and new Soft Caramel. The pack size is 250g and rrp is £2.99. It will be backed by the Caramel Shop advert, which in the run up to last Christmas was ...

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    product news: Tangerine Confectionery launches multipacks

    2018-11-02T00:00:00Z

    Tangerine Confectionery has launched a new range of multipacks designed to target the family market with portion-controlled mini bags of classic favourites. The four ‘Bag of Bags’ multipacks will each contain 11 mini bags of the same variety. These include Shrimps Bananas (176g), Mini Bears (198g) and Jelly ...