All Confectionery articles – Page 8

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    product news: Mars Wrigley Confectionery gears up for World Cup

    2018-04-20T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery UK is launching The Sweetstake, an on-pack promotion offering consumers the chance to win millions of prizes including free products and cash. An adaption of the traditional of sweepstake, the promotion will run across 11 brands in singles, multipack and pouch packs. There will be 100 ...

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    product news: Tangerine Confectionery extends Barratt range

    2018-04-20T00:00:00Z

    Tangerine Confectionery is extending its recently returned Barratt range with the launch of two new products: Sour Bon Bons and Fruity Coconut Mushrooms. A mixture of chewy fruit balls, the Barratt Sour Bon Bons are available in 180g sharing bags (RRP £1.00), offering a mix of flavours including sour ...

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    Product news: New ad to showcase Haribo’s fruity twist

    2018-04-09T00:00:00Z

    Haribo has introduced a Fruitilicious twist to ‘Kids’ Voices’ campaign, which airs for the first time today (Monday 9th April). Showcasing Fruitilicious, Haribo’s new fruity flavoured treat - which claims to deliver 30% less sugar - the 30-second ‘Kids’ Voices’ advert builds on the emotional promise of the Haribo ...

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    Product news: Mondelez introduces chocolate bag PMPs

    2018-04-04T00:00:00Z

    Mondelez International has introduced new £1 promotional price-marked packs (PMPs) within its chocolate bags range in a bid to provide more value for consumers. The new £1 (RRP) 95g promotional PMPs are available across Cadbury Dairy Milk Giant Buttons, Cadbury Dairy Milk Caramel Nibbles, Cadbury Twirl Bites, Cadbury Bitsa ...

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    product news: Mars Wrigley Confectionery renews FA deal

    2018-03-28T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery (previously Mars Chocolate) and The Football Association have renewed their partnership for a further four-year term, with an increased focus on supporting greater equality, diversity and inclusion at every level of the game. Mars Wrigley will extend its role as Official Supporter of the England Team and ...

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    product news: Mondelez moves Oreo to Cocoa Life

    2018-03-28T00:00:00Z

    Mondelēz International has announced that from the end of March, the Oreo brand will be covered by its sustainable cocoa sourcing programme, Cocoa Life. Oreo packs will now begin to display the Cocoa Life logo, which will be present across the full range by the end of this year. The ...

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    product news: Nestlé cuts sugar in chocolate

    2018-03-28T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé UK and Ireland has unveiled Milkybar Wowsomes, the first chocolate bar in the world to use Nestlé’s sugar-reduction technique. Nestlé researchers made a scientific breakthrough when they transformed the structure of sugar through a newly developed process using only natural ingredients. Inspired by candy floss, experts created aerated, porous ...

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    product news: Trebor brings back Get Minted promotion

    2018-03-28T00:00:00Z

    The Trebor mint brand’s convenience channel-exclusive promotion, Get Minted, is returning for a second year. The promotion will run until 17 June with an aim to drive excitement and sales by offering consumers a chance to win one of 102 prizes ranging from £50 to £5,000. Consumers can win by ...

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    Getting singled out

    2018-03-20T00:00:00Z

    Nine out of 10 people eat chocolate, with 57% of them doing so more than once a week. So says Mintel in its latest chocolate category report. Bars and blocks are the most popular formats thanks to their availability and price. And confectionery singles or countlines are the most ...

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    product news: Fox’s Glacier marks centenary with new duo

    2018-03-16T00:00:00Z

    Fox’s Glacier, which this year celebrates its 100th anniversary, is set to expand its range with the launch of two new products this Spring. Spearheading the anniversary year will be the first new mint product since the launch of Glacier Mints in 1918. Made with natural mint oils, the ...

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    product news: Wine Gums broadens into cocktails

    2018-03-09T00:00:00Z

    Maynards Bassetts is launching a new flavour extension, Wine Gums Mocktails, which aims to broaden appeal to younger adults. The new candy bag, Wine Gums Mocktails, will see non-alcoholic Strawberry Daiquiri, Pina Colada and Cuba Libre flavours added to the range of Wine Gum shaped jelly sweets. Marta ...

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    product news: Haribo revamps Easter range

    2018-03-02T00:00:00Z

    Haribo’s Easter Range has been given a new look and a new treat. New for 2018 is Haribo Bunny ‘n’ Friends, a gift that contains cute bunny, sheep and chick shaped sweets all wrapped up in a bunnyshaped box. This latest addition to Haribo’s Easter gifting follows the success of ...

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    product news: KitKat extends into boxed chocolates

    2018-02-23T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery’s flagship brand KitKat has announced its biggest innovation of 2018: KitKat Senses. This new boxed chocolates launch sees KitKat move into a more indulgent, sharing format. KitKat Senses is a box of twenty individually-wrapped bite-size chocolates. There are three different flavours: hazelnut, double chocolate and salted caramel. Each ...

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    Product news: Thorntons competition to ’pass the love on’

    2018-02-19T00:00:00Z

    To celebrate Mother’s Day this year, Thorntons is giving retailers the chance to ‘Pass the Love on’ with its latest competition. The competition will be hosted on Ferrero’s trade website, Your Perfect Store, a hub for category insight, brand news and bespoke advice. The winner will receive a relaxing ...

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    product news: Nestlé Confectionery cuts size of outlets

    2018-02-16T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery is aiming to drive impulse sales and profits for convenience retailers with the introduction of a new smaller size outer across a range of its best-selling singles including all the ‘2 for £1’ price-marked packs (PMPs). The rollout of the new size 24-count outer will begin this month ...

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    product news: Kinder teams up with Warner Bros super heroes

    2018-02-16T00:00:00Z

    Kinder is teaming up with Warner Bros Consumer Products with its latest range of Kinder Surprise heroic-coloured eggs containing DC Superhero Girls and Justice League toys. The eggs will be available until the end of April and support the popularity of DC Super Hero Girls and the DC characters ...

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    product news: Barratt brand returns

    2018-02-05T00:00:00Z

    Retro sweets brand Barratt is marking its 170th anniversary with a new launch this spring, backed by £1.5m marketing support. The brand portfolio will include DipDab, Refreshers, Nougat, Sherbet Fountain, Fruit Salad, Black Jack, Wham, Refreshers Softies and Fruit Salad Softies. Eight of the 10 best-selling Tangerine Confectionery ...

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    product news: Cadbury and Oreo team up for sharing duo

    2018-02-02T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury and Oreo will be coming together again in both tablets and bags this February with two new sharing products. Building on the success of Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo in tablets, the brand will be introduce Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo Sandwich. The new tablet will have a layer of Cadbury ...

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    product news: KitKat mugs up on drink link

    2018-01-26T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery’s flagship brand KitKat is to kick off 2018 with a promotion that links confectionery and hot drinks as the perfect break partners. To celebrate this link KitKat is introducing a new character to consumers: Joe the Mug. Joe is a mug who is looking for the perfect ...

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    product news: Big Bear sponsors Leicester Tigers

    2018-01-26T00:00:00Z

    Big Bear Confectionery has announced its official sponsorship of the Leicester Tigers Premiership rugby team for the 2018/19 season. The company announced the partnership on Sunday 21 January at the Champions Cup game between the Tigers and French rugby union club Racing 92. It continues a partnership with the Tigers ...