All Confectionery articles – Page 9

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    product news: Werther’s launches TV campaign

    2018-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Werther’s Sugar Free is launching a £4m national TV campaign this January to remind shoppers that they can still treat themselves to the taste of Werther’s Original, with the reassurance of no sugar and fewer calories. “We’ve had significant success with our most recent TV advertising,” said Andy Mutton, managing ...

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    product news: Haribo brings out lower sugar option

    2018-01-19T00:00:00Z

    Haribo has unveiled a new addition to its range – Fruitilicious – which it says has 30% less sugar. Fruitilicious features fruit shaped, smiley faced pieces in strawberry, raspberry, pineapple, orange, apple and lemon flavours. Hayley Nixon, marketing manager from Haribo, commented: “For almost 100 years Haribo has ...

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    product news: Cadbury launches new brand platform

    2018-01-12T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury is launching a new global brand platform, which is intended to shine a light on the kindness and generosity in society and facilitate moments of human connection. The first creative under the new global brand platform is centered on Cadbury Dairy Milk and the campaign kicked off with ...

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    product news: Cadbury Creme Egg returns to TV

    2018-01-05T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury Creme Egg has returned to TV as part of a £4m marketing investment for the brand during the run up to Easter, and will be supported by PR, experiential and digital activity. January also sees the start of a hunt exclusive to the convenience channel – Hunt the ...

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    product news: Cadbury Premier League tie-up reaches biscuits

    2018-01-05T00:00:00Z

    Cadbury’s Premier League partnership will move into biscuits this month with the launch of an on-pack promotion with Cadbury Fingers – Finders Keepers. The promotional packs will see Cadbury Fingers renamed for a limited period while its Finger characters will play goalie on promotional packaging which offers consumers a chance ...

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    product news: Cadbury exploits Premier League tie-up

    2017-12-15T00:00:00Z

    The second phase of Cadbury’s partnership with the Premier League will kick off this January with a promotion offering the chance to win a day with a Premier League “legend”. Running from 1January until 31 March, the new promotion will offer consumers the chance to win an experience day with ...

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    Spring’s the thing

    2017-12-13T00:00:00Z

    When looking at what to stock for next Easter, it’s good to reflect on what sold well last time around. The vast majority of you will have epos data which you can use to help with your ordering, however, it’s also good to look at what else sold well across ...

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    Product news: Range extension for squbes

    2017-12-08T00:00:00Z

    Squbes, the savoury seed cube brand, has extended its range into the sweet category by introducing two new indulgent flavours: Dark Chocolate with Coconut Sea Salt and Salted Caramel Almond. Made without refined sugar, the new flavours are intended to deliver a guilt-free sweet option that ...

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    Product news: Lifestyle message in New Year push for goodnessknows

    2017-12-04T00:00:00Z

    Mars Chocolate UK has announced a new lifestyle activation set to hit shops in the New Year incorporating the company’s latest product innovations. ‘New Year, New Choices’ will offer consumers the latest in a wave of new lifestyle products like goodnessknows, Mars Chocolate UK’s first new brand in 20 ...

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    product news: RetroScents aims to rekindle sweet memories

    2017-11-17T00:00:00Z

    RetroScents, the manufacturer of in-car air fresheners and fragranced accessories, is aiming to rekindle sweet memories after signing a licensing deal Tangerine, the supplier and manufacturer of sugar confectionery and branded popcorn. The agreement with Tangerine is the latest in a line of deals for the Nottingham-based firm, whose scented ...

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    product news: Elizabeth Shaw does the Twist

    2017-11-10T00:00:00Z

    Elizabeth Shaw is launching Twists, described as an indulgent selection of individually wrapped hazelnut treats enrobed in milk chocolate and praline, topped with crisp rice and coated in milk chocolate. They come in a box that opens and closes with one big twist. Elizabeth Shaw managing director, Karen Crawford, said ...

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    product news: Premier Foods adds new cake bars

    2017-11-10T00:00:00Z

    Premier Foods is launching new Cadbury Roses Cake Bars ahead of the festive season, with classic favourites and best sellers also returning from Cadbury Cakes and Mr Kipling. Mr Kipling will see a packaging refresh across its range, while Iced Topped Mince Pies will now also be available in a ...

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    product news: Mars Chocolate puts new brand on TV

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    The first TV advert for goodnessKnows, Mars Chocolate UK’s newest brand, aired for the first time on Sunday November 5 as part of the brand’s Done some bad? Done some good campaign. GoodnessKnows has four snackable squares that can be eaten all at once, or broken up through the ...

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    Product news: New fun range from Maynards Bassetts

    2017-10-30T00:00:00Z

    Maynards Bassetts is bringing more light-hearted fun to the candy bags category with the launch of a new range - its first since the launch of the brand in 2016. Available in 70g non price-marked packs and 50p PMPs, Maynards Bassetts has introduced five new playful packs – Beaming ...

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    Product news: Ferrero Rocher back on TV with ’golden moments’

    2017-10-30T00:00:00Z

    Ferrero Rocher is back on TV with a new £3.5m campaign over Christmas and spring to support the brand across these seasonal occasions. The campaign spans multiple channels including a new 30-second TV advert, which will hit the nation’s screens on 28th October and will run through to the ...

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    product news: Jenny Wren introduces sub-£10 Christmas Box

    2017-10-18T00:00:00Z

    Jenny Wren, the Kentish chocolate firm, has introduced its first Christmas box for what it calls the “neglected” sub-£10 gifting category. The Christmas Collection features 12 hand-finished Belgian chocolates and truffles – including Fleur de Sel caramel, raspberry yoghurt and white mocha. The launch coincides with Jenny Wren being the ...

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    Countdown to Christmas

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Would you like to guess how much was spent on Christmas confectionery last year? Well, if you said around £800m you would be right because, according to IRI data, we in the UK spent £824m on chocolate and sweets last Christmas. A lot of that spend goes on gifting and ...

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    product news: Big Bear Confectionery adds limited edition

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Big Bear Confectionery has announced a new limited-edition variant to be introduced to its Fox’s Glacier range: Fox’s Glacier Berries. Inspired by fresh, fruity flavours, the special-edition mixed bags contain three different flavours: blueberry, cranberry and gooseberry. The 200g sharing bags will be on sale until the end of the ...

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    product news: Curly Wurly and Picnic add new packs

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    Curly Wurly and Picnic are now available in medium-sized bags. New Curly Wurly Squirlies and Cadbury Picnic Bites follow the likes of Cadbury Fudge, which was successfully extended into the medium bitesize category in February. The latest launch aims to drive incremental sales for the family sharing occasion, particularly among ...

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    product news: Tangerine brings Softies range back to TV

    2017-09-29T00:00:00Z

    Tangerine Confectionery is bringing the Softies range back to screens this autumn as part of a £1m investment in its branded sugar portfolio. The TV advertising campaign will place a spotlight on the new Fruit Salad Sour Softies and showcase the revitalised branding on both Fruit Salad and Refreshers ...