All Confectionery articles – Page 8

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    product news: Nestlé brands offer kids days out

    2018-05-25T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery is launching an on-pack promotion on Milkybar, Rowntree’s and Smarties offering the chance for kids to go free on family days out. Kids Go Free will feature on a range of formats, including sharing bags, blocks, multipacks and minis, and participating packs can be exchanged for one ...

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    product news: Maltesers unveils brand extensions

    2018-05-25T00:00:00Z

    Mars Wrigley Confectionery UK has announced the launch of two brand extensions for Maltesers. Maltesers Buttons, a new bitesize treat, has the same ingredients as regular Maltesers but offers consumers a chocolate button with the brand’s signature crunchy texture. Maltesers Truffles contain the familiar crunch and melt combination with a ...

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    product news: Haribo unveils new flavours

    2018-05-18T00:00:00Z

    Haribo has unveiled new fruit flavour combinations with Frenzy Starmix Fruit Punch and Frenzy Tangfastics Fruit Spritzers. Alison Satterthwaite, brand manager, Haribo UK lead brands, commented: “This year Haribo Frenzy is delivering a real taste of summer, bringing a refreshing combination to the confectionery aisles with fruity drink inspired flavours ...

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    product news: Nestlé Confectionery partners NOW TV

    2018-05-18T00:00:00Z

    Nestlé Confectionery is partnering online streaming service NOW TV to launch an on-pack promotion. The new promotion will see KitKat, Aero, Yorkie, Toffee Crisp and Rowntree’s Fruit Pastilles offer consumers the chance to win either a monthly Sky Cinema, Entertainment or Kids pass, or Sky Sports day pass, with 1,000 ...

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    product news: Toffifee offers extra-free pack

    2018-05-04T00:00:00Z

    Toffifee is offering a special extra value pack which provides 25% extra free on its standard 100g pack. With casual boxed chocolate sales worth £286m and experiencing 7.6% growth, the promotion is designed to help retailers capitalise on the opportunity by merchandising off-shelf to drive visibility and maximise sales. ...

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    product news: Swizzels enters soft chew hanging bags

    2018-04-27T00:00:00Z

    Sweet manufacturer Swizzels has entered the soft chew hanging bag category with its newest invention, Choos. Available in two variants, Drumstick and Refreshers, Choos come with a choice of five flavours per pack. Drumstick Choos contain five double flavour combinations including Peaches Cream and Strawberry Banana, ...

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    product news: Cadbury Premier League tie-up spawns 5-a-side competition

    2018-04-27T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury is launching a promotion as part of its partnership with the Premier League. Running from 30 April to 30 June, the competition will offer 13 consumers the chance to win an opportunity to team up with five friends and join in a 5-a-side football tournament at Powerleague, Wembley, with ...

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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 ...