All Confectionery articles – Page 6

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    Product news: Fox’s Glacier range spiced up for Autumn

    2018-08-28T00:00:00Z

    Big Bear Confectionery is adding a new limited-edition product into its Fox’s Glacier range of boiled sweets this autumn. Fox’s, which this September celebrates its 100th anniversary, has used the warm flavours and aromas of autumn to create a new 200g sharing bag: Fox’s Limited-Edition Glacier Fruit ...

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    product news: Tangerine Confectionery unveils Halloween line-up

    2018-08-17T00:00:00Z

    Tangerine Confectionery has unveiled its line-up of Halloween confectionery. It is launching the 450g branded Barratt Halloween Bucket, which contains a mix of products including Refresher Rolls, Dip Dabs, Mini Wham Bars, Mini Fruit Salad Bars, and individual 30g bags of Dolly Mix, Cola Bottles, and Shrimps and Bananas. The ...

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    product news: Nestlé Confectionery refreshes KitKat Chunky range

    2018-08-17T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery’s flagship brand KitKat has added a new product to its KitKat Chunky range, the new KitKat Chunky Salted Caramel Fudge bar. The launch forms part of the brand’s strategy to excite consumers by rotating new flavours each year. This new bar is the combination of crispy wafer finger ...

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    product news: Cadbury announces biggest on-pack promotion

    2018-08-17T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury has announced its biggest ever on-pack promotion as the brand prepares for the second season of its partnership with the Premier League. The second season of Cadbury Match and Win is aiming for a hat trick, ramping up three key elements of the campaign with more prizes, across more ...

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    product news: Dexters expands PMP range

    2018-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Confectionery brand Dexters is expanding its £1 price-marked pack range with the addition of two new products: Micro Chews and Sour Splodgers. Strawberry-flavoured Micro Chews are available in 170g bags in convenient shelf-ready packaging (SRP) 12 packs. The new Sour Splodgers are “extremely sour chews” and are available ...

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    product news: Starburst Fruity Mixes adds smaller pack

    2018-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery is expanding its portfolio with the addition of Starburst Fruity Mixes 24-pellet pack. Providing a lower opening price point alternative to the larger gum bottle at 49p RRP, the new 24-pellet pack is intended to help retailers meet consumers core consumption occasion needs. Alyona Fedorchenko, gum marketing ...

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    product news: Supermix returns to TV

    2018-07-27T00:00:00Z

    Haribo Supermix is back on TV for nine weeks as part of a £1.3m investment. The new advert features a juxtaposition between a hard, cool rock band who, on opening a pack of Supermix, reveal their softer, more childlike side. Hayley Nixon, marketing manager at Haribo UK, commented: ...

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    product news: Boost adds protein variant

    2018-07-27T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury is adding a variant to its Boost brand, Boost + Protein, which contains 12 grams of protein – four times more protein and 32% less sugar than standard Boost bar. The Boost brand including Boost + Protein will also be supported by a £1m campaign that includes OOH, ...

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    product news: Haribo updates Supermix

    2018-07-20T00:00:00Z

    Haribo has updated Supermix to offer a new mix, focusing on four shapes available in more vibrant colours and creamier flavours. The new version is intended to appeal to consumers who prefer Haribo’s mix of soft to eat treats, Supermix will now offer lemon meringue and peach flavoured Little ...

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    product news: Mondelez unveils Halloween innovation

    2018-07-20T00:00:00Z

    Mondelēz has unveiled new products for the Halloween season which it says will be suit both the self-treat and trick or treat occasion. New Cadbury Goo Heads will be available in creepy skeleton, pumpkin, Frankenstein, Dracula or were-wolf variants. Each head is filled with gooey white fondant encased in a ...

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    product news: low-sugar CDM bar to be introduced

    2018-07-20T00:00:00Z

    From 2019 Cadbury Dairy Milk will be available in a new bar with 30% less sugar, which will sit alongside the standard bar on shelves. For almost two years, a team of 20 scientists, nutritionists and chocolatiers at Mondelēz International’s Reading and Bournville research and development facilities have been working ...

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    product news: TV adverts give it a Twirl

    2018-07-20T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury has unveiled a new £3m marketing campaign around its number one singles bar, Cadbury Twirl. The new creative draws attention to those quiet moments of reflection and snapshots of real life where the mind wanders and we ponder some of life’s most unanswered questions. Set against the hustle and ...

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    product news: Maltesers expands into buttons

    2018-07-13T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery has launched an advertising campaign for Maltesers Buttons – a new extension to the Maltesers brand. The digital-only campaign, backed by a £1.3m media spend on channels such as YouTube, Facebook and Instagram, is intended to bring to life the playfulness of Maltesers to give consumers ...

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    product news: Big Bear adds Almond variant to Just range

    2018-07-13T00:00:00Z

    Big Bear Confectionery, owner of Just Brazils, is introducing a new product to its Just range. This August will see the launch of Just Almonds, which joins Just Brazils Milk and Just Brazils Dark as a permanent member of the Just family. Andrew Ovens, marketing manager for Big ...

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    Sweetness and light

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    There’s no doubt that sugar confectionery manufacturers have been working hard to keep consumers happy with new formulations with less sugar. According to Mintel, 53% of sweet buyers would buy a reduced sugar version of their favourite sweet brand if available. However, Kantar data reveals that consumers are unwilling to ...

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    product news: Mars Wrigley Confectionery unveils new textures

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery is launching its first texture innovation in 18 years across two of its best performing sugar confectionery brands, Skittles and Starburst. Designed to overcome barriers to purchase, new Skittles Chewies and Starburst Minis are the latest additions to Mars Wrigley Confectionery’s £48.7m candy portfolio. Skittles ...

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    Crunchy Caramel is latest M&M’s limited edition

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery is launching a limited-edition M M’s Crunchy Caramel, which marries the most popular flavour in the chocolate category with the world’s number one confectionery brand. The chocolates come in pouches, treat bags and singles (rrp £2.09, £1.19 and 66p respectively). Mars Wrigley expects the new variant to ...

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    cube candy

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    New from Haribo are Squidglets, which feature six cube shapes including an apple flavoured tongue face and a blue raspberry flavoured smiling face.

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    madbury for cadbury

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury is calling upon the nation to ’Go madbury for Cadbury’ and create their own Cadbury Dairy Milk bar. Three ideas will be made into bars and go on sale next year.

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    Butterkist Toffee now available in 60g grab bag

    2018-07-06T00:00:00Z

    Butterkist Toffee flavour is now available in a 60g grab bag in a bid to capitalise on the growing demand for single-serve formats. Rrp is 89p. Popcorn has been a major driver for growth within the crisps, snack and nuts market in the past two years, with the handy ...