All Ice cream & frozen articles – Page 2

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    Malibu unveils slimline soft ice cream machine


    The newest addition to Malibu’s line of soft ice cream machines is aimed at customers new to serving soft ice cream, and those who are not expecting a huge sales volume but still want to attract new customers and make money from a fresh offering. The CT121 has the ...

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    product news: ice cream secures place on Big Night In menu


    Research commissioned by Mars Ice Cream has revealed that the trend for entertaining friends and family at home continues to thrive, with a third of UK consumers stating that they entertain at home more than they did 10 years ago. Three quarters (71%) of consumers plan to entertain friends ...

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    Guilt-free ice cream now available from Booker


    Halo Top, which was launched successfully into Tesco in January, is now available to independents from Booker. The low fat, low sugar, high protein ice cream is a massive success in the US where it outsells both Haagen-Dazs and Ben Jerry’s in the pint-size market. Booker ...

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    product news: Unilever brings in Breyers ice cream from US


    Unilever’s premium ice cream brand Breyers, which is ranked by Nielsen as the number one premium ice cream brand by value in the US, is launching in the UK. The brand is seeking to tap into the growing health and wellness trend in the UK, with 350 calories or fewer ...

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    Maltesers added to Mars ice cream tubs range


    Mars Chocolate Drinks and Treats will add Maltesers to its ice cream sharing tub range from February. It is expected to be a big hit as Maltesers are purchased by more than a third of UK households each year. In addition, Mars and Snickers ice cream tubs are ...

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    Product news: Froneri adds to confectionery ice creams


    Froneri (formerly R R Ice Cream) is making four additions to its range of Mondelez ice creams as its looks to replicate the popularity and sales of the confectionary lines within the ice cream market. Froneri has developed a range of NPD that consists of some of the most ...

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    product news: Mars Ice Cream introduces new lines


    Mars Ice Cream is launching its Mars and Snickers ice creams in a tub format. The Mars ice cream tub encompasses creamy dairy ice cream with smooth caramel and crunchy chocolaty pieces, while the Snickers ice cream tub delivers a combination of roasted, crunchy peanuts, smooth caramel and chocolate with ...

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    product news: Unilever lines up £7m spend on ice cream


    Unilever has lined up a £7m media value planned marketing investment, new freezers and POS materials, promotions and an innovative range of new products to support the impulse ice cream category in 2017. From March, Unilever will be launching the Talking Ice Cream marketing campaign to promote its new snacking ...

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    product news: Mars pushes in-home ice cream


    Research carried out by Mars Ice Cream has revealed that the trend for entertaining at home is here to stay. It found 66% of UK consumers say they now entertain at home as much as, or more than they did 10 years ago, and that ice cream is second ...

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    product news: Premier brings back Cadbury Ice Cream Flavour Mini Rolls


    Premier Foods is bringing back its special edition Cadbury Ice Cream Flavour Mini Rolls range, targeting families on the lookout for a sweet treat during the summer season. The range sees the return of the Toffee Ripple and Neapolitan flavours, in addition to a new ice cream inspired variant, ...

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    Capital Cooling introduces upright ice cream display


    Capital Cooling has launched the Pegasus Clear View, which it describes as “an all new approach to impulse ice cream display”. By opting for an upright freezer over the standard well or pod type unit they say they have improved visibility of the contents and reduced the freezer footprint by ...

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    product news: Maltesers Teasers ice cream adds four-pack


    Mars Ice Cream is launching its Maltesers Teasers ice cream in a four-pack to capitalise on the trend for in-home treats to share. Phil Shaw, general manager for Mars Ice Cream, said: “With ice cream being the third largest category for in-home treats and four-pack being the most popular pack ...

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    product news: Unilever invests in ice cream freezers


    Unilever is aiming to boost the value of the ice cream category in 2016 through a substantial investment in its salesforce and increased freezer distribution, as well as a range of new products. From March, Unilever will be increase its field salesforce in a bid to reach five times as ...

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    Product news: Unilever targets growth in the ice cream category


    Unilever is investing in its sales force, freezer distribution as well as new product development in a bid to generate significant growth in the £938m ice cream category. Kicking off in March, the increase in salesforce is an attempt to reach five times as many retailers with expert advice, guidance ...

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    Soft ice cream serves up massive profits


    Sales of self-serve soft ice cream machines have taken off in the forecourt sector, according to Malibu Corporation. It reports that its sales in the sector have doubled this year and that it has struggled to maintain stock levels due to such high demand. Malibu Corporation’s marketing manager, Kate Keating, ...

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    Ice cream machines are hot


    Sales of self serve soft ice cream machines have taken off in the forecourt sector, according to Malibu Corporation. It reports that its sales in the forecourt sector have doubled this year and that it has struggled to maintain stock levels due to such high demand. With retailers looking to ...

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    Ice creams to share


    Unilever is launching a new range of hand-held and mini ice cream Cornettos in a bid to strengthen its snacking portfolio. New Cornetto Bites are inspired by chocolate sharing pouches popular in the confectionery category. Each bag contains 12 x 28ml bite-size Cornettos (six classico and six chocolate). And, exclusive ...

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    PRODUCT NEWS: Unilever unveils summer ice cream range


    Unilever is launching a range of new ice cream products this summer under its Cornetto, Ben Jerry’s, Magnum and Wall’s brands. The new products will be available from March and aim to tap into current and anticipated consumer and category trends, such as the growth seen in ...

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    SHOP PRODUCT NEWS: Frozen yoghurt sales on the rise as demand cools for ice cream, says Mintel


    New research from Mintel finds things are hotting up in the freezer cabinet as frozen yogurt gives ice cream a run for its money. The warm summer of 2013 provided a significant boost to the ice cream market with a more than 7% year-on-year rise in values when sales ...

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    Ice cream delight


    Premier Foods has launched Angel Delight Ice Cream, a powder that can be whisked up with milk to create ice cream in strawberry, chocolate, butterscotch or vanilla flavours.