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    Mars Wrigley Confectionery UK launches Galaxy Darker Milk

    2019-04-05T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery UK has announced the launch of two new Galaxy Darker Milk variants – Galaxy Darker Milk and Galaxy Darker Milk with Roasted Hazelnuts. Galaxy Darker Milk and Galaxy Darker Milk with Roasted Hazelnuts contain a 70/30 milk dark blend, which is intended to deliver on the taste ...

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    Rowntree’s boosts Randoms but drops Tooty Frooties

    2019-03-22T00:00:00Z

    New variants of Rowntree’s Randoms are being introduced to coincide with its tenth birthday and a major refresh of the Rowntree’s brand, but Tooty Frooties is being ditched. Two new sharing bags, the first containing brand new Randoms Sours and the second Squish’ems (squishy foam and fruity jelly in one ...

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    Nestlé UK introduces on-pack promotion using QR code

    2019-03-15T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé UK and Ireland is introducing ’80 Awesome things to do’, a new on-pack promotion on some of its leading confectionery brands, which gives families fun and engaging activity ideas to do together. Small packs with less than 100 calories of Nestlé’s Milkybar, Smarties, Animal Bar and Rowntree’s Randoms will ...

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    Premium promise

    2019-03-11T00:00:00Z

    Trading up to more premium lines is a big consumer trend in the chocolate market. According to Mintel, consumers’ perceptions of the overall quality of chocolate unsurprisingly come down to its ingredients. In its latest chocolate report, it says: "High-quality ingredients are the key identifier of premium chocolate, associated ...

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    Nestlé UK rolls out Ruby Chocolate KitKat

    2019-02-22T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé UK has announced that its KitKat made with Ruby chocolate will launch nationwide this month. The four-finger wafer bar is coated with Ruby chocolate, derived from Ruby cocoa beans, which has an intense berry-fruitiness taste that occurs naturally with no artificial flavours or colour added. After a ...

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    Maynards Bassetts unveils sour soft jelly product

    2019-02-15T00:00:00Z

    Confectionery brand Maynards Bassetts has announced its first sour Soft Jelly product – Soft Jellies Fizzy Fish. The product is the second in the range of the Soft Jellies of the brand, after Soft Jellies Wild Safari was launched in 2018. The new product will be designed in ...

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    Cracked Egg Muffin in time for Easter

    2019-02-11T00:00:00Z

    Aryzta Food Solutions has launched a Cracked Egg Muffin under its Otis brand.It is supplied frozen for thaw and serve and comprises a chocolate chip muffin with a vanilla cream centre, finished with a white chocolate cream cracked egg decoration. It comes in cases of 28, rrp £1.49. Pos, including ...

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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 ...