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    product news: Premier Foods introduces festive cakes

    2018-10-26T00:00:00Z

    Premier Foods is extending its Mr Kipling and Cadbury Cakes ranges ahead of the festive season, with new products joining the ranges. The addtions includes seasonal products that aim to appeal to shoppers at a time when they’re looking to treat themselves, family and friends. For Cadbury Cakes, two new ...

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    product news: Coca-Cola begins Christmas activity

    2018-10-12T00:00:00Z

    Coca-Cola European Partners is kicking off the Christmas countdown with a new festive flavour for Coca-Cola zero sugar and an on-pack promotion across the Coca-Cola portfolio, offering consumers the chance to win tickets to Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball in December. In Mid-October, a Cinnamon Limited Edition variant will be joining ...

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    Top-notch tipples

    2018-10-08T00:00:00Z

    Christmas is crucial to the beers, wines and spirits (BWS) category and the week leading up to December 25 is the most important time, when 38% of December alcohol sales occur (Nielsen data). Faith Holland, head of category development at Diageo GB, says premiumisation is a key trend, with ...

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    Santa’s sales winners

    2018-10-08T00:00:00Z

    Whether it’s a tub of your favourite twistwraps, an extra large Toblerone or a Chocolate Orange, Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without chocolate. No wonder then that it’s the most important time of the year for chocolate sales. Yes, the grocery multiples start piling up their £5 tubs ...

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    Chance to win thousands of cash prizes with Trebor Win Small

    2018-10-08T00:00:00Z

    Trebor is offering thousands of consumers the chance to win over 10,000 cash prizes, with its latest promotion, Trebor Win Small. The promotion aims to drive excitement and sales by offering thousands of consumers a chance to win one of tens of thousands of cash prizes, ranging from £5 to ...

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    product news: Pladis introduces Halloween cakes

    2018-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Pladis has launched a range of Halloween-themed cakes to celebrate the occasion. The range comprises McVitie’s Jaffa Freaky cake bars, McVitie’s Jaffa Lemon and Slime cake bars, McVitie’s Digestives Beastly Bakes and McVitie’s Hobnobs Terrifying Toffee Apple Flapjacks. The range is available now and the four-packs are aimed at an ...

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    Monster Halloween muffin joins Otis range

    2018-09-17T00:00:00Z

    The latest addition to Aryzta’s Otis thaw and serve range is a Halloween muffin. The chocolate-flavoured treat is topped off with vanilla cream and a fun pumpkin-shaped decoration. It comes in a colourful Halloween-themed case. Rrp is £1. 020 8917 9600 www.aryztafoodsolutions.co.uk

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    Getting Fright Night right

    2018-09-17T00:00:00Z

    The growing popularity of Halloween provides many exciting opportunities for the retail sector. That’s the verdict of research company Kids Insights’ latest survey of more than 5,000 youngsters. The survey found that 70% of children are planning to celebrate Halloween this year, a figure which jumps to 89% among four ...

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    product news: Aryzta Food Solutions introduces Otis Halloween Muffin

    2018-09-07T00:00:00Z

    In-store bakery specialist Aryzta Food Solutions has introduced the new Otis Halloween Muffin. It features a chocolate muffin with vanilla cream, topped with a pumpkin-shaped decoration, all wrapped in a colourful Halloween-themed case. The product is supplied frozen for thaw and serve, in case sizes of 30. It has an ...

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    Product news: Burton’s Biscuits introduces Christmas theme

    2018-08-31T00:00:00Z

    Burton’s Biscuit Company will be bringing seasonal cheer to the biscuit fixture this Christmas, with the introduction of seasonal pack formats for its Maryland Cookies and Cathedral City Baked Bites products. Maryland is being transformed into Merryland, with the introduction of a share box of Maryland Minis for home ...

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    Product news: Nestlé Confectionery launches Xmas additions

    2018-08-31T00:00:00Z

    This year Nestlé Confectionery has given its Christmas range more of a festive feel, with new seasonal designs aimed at making the products extra special for consumers. The white chocolate Milkybar Polar Bear will be joined by three new Christmassy character designs – a snowman, a seal and a ...

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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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    Top side sales

    2018-08-03T00:00:00Z

    While the type of products available via pump-top promotions can be bought online from Amazon and eBay, and in stores such as B M, it’s the impulse nature of these purchases that still drives sales in forecourts. "People don’t visit a forecourt store expecting to buy a gardening tool," explains ...

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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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    Your dash for cash

    2018-06-07T00:00:00Z

    Most communities in the UK have Facebook pages nowadays. Trawl through yours and you can bet there will be people complaining about potholes, roadworks and traffic. Responses to these complaints invariably advise people to ’get a dashcam’ so they can protect themselves (and their insurance premiums). And police in ...

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    Net some extra profits

    2018-04-12T00:00:00Z

    This summer is a World Cup year in football which means a once-in-every-four-years opportunity for forecourts to enjoy a sales uplift from customers stocking up on essentials for a night in front of the TV watching the football. While Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland all fell short in qualification, it’s ...

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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: Kikkoman gears up for Chinese New Year

    2018-01-12T00:00:00Z

    Soy sauce brand Kikkoman is supporting the brand over the key Chinese New Year period with a new TV and online video campaign including a new creative. Carrying the strapline “Food Loves Kikkoman”, the new commercial sees its sauce used in a wide range of foods from soups and salads ...

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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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    More share options

    2017-12-13T00:00:00Z

    Shoppers buying items for a family night in have never had it so good thanks to two huge promotions from major convenience brands. Nestlé Confectionery has teamed up with Sky Store for a deal where consumers receive a £5.99/7.99 Sky Store Buy Keep movie voucher in return for ...