All Seasonal articles

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    Stand by as millions of drivers hit the road over Christmas without checking their car first

    2023-12-13T10:48:00Z

    UK drivers are set to travel 6.3 billion miles by car over the festive period, with seven in 10 people making at least one car journey to visit friends, family or go on a Christmas holiday, according to the latest research for servicing and repair company Kwik Fit.

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    SHOP TALK: Christmas rules

    2023-12-07T09:57:00Z

    Remember all the kerfuffle about HFSS? Which retailers would it affect and how would it be managed… and so on and so forth. Well those of you whom it did affect might not want to read any further because it turns out that 80% of consumers have no idea what HFSS stands for.

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    FOCUS ON CHRISTMAS SOFT DRINKS: Santa’s softies

    2023-11-15T10:08:00Z

    This Friday (November 17) sees the launch of the Coca-Cola Christmas campaign and – love it or loathe it – nothing in the soft drinks’ world says ‘Christmas’ more than Coca-Cola and its red Santa livery.

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    SHOP TALK: Cashing in on the Golden Quarter

    2023-11-01T20:12:00Z

    New research from Deloitte reveals that consumers plan to spend more this festive season compared to last year.

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    Haribo’s Halloween launch

    2023-10-05T11:47:00Z

    Haribo and Maoam’s Halloween range has returned with each special pack offering trick or treaters the chance to pick up ‘2 for 1’ tickets for Alton Towers Resorts worth £40.

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    FOCUS ON SUMMER: Sizzling sales

    2023-05-03T09:03:00Z

    Who can forget summer 2022? On July 19, a new UK and England record was set when thermometers hit 40.3 degrees in Lincolnshire. Not only was this a 1.6 degree increase on the previously recorded hottest temperate, it was also the first time 40 degrees was recorded in the UK.

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    Mr Kipling introduces healthier cake option for Halloween

    2022-08-24T14:20:00Z

    Premier Foods is introducing a healthier cake options for Halloween with Mr Kipling Deliciously Good Toffee Apple Pies, made with real fruit and with 30% less sugar than standard pies.

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    Bestway invests £250k in Christmas campaign

    2021-11-09T16:44:00Z

    Bestway has launched its Christmas campaign across all its nationwide depots, representing over a quarter of a million pounds of investment.

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    SHOP TALK: Share the love… you know you want to

    2021-02-08T13:03:00Z

    With the lockdown still underway, and many people on furlough or working from home, everyone seems to be looking for some reason for a little cheer. This month, we have Valentine’s Day, and even the die-hard non-romantics among us might well get their heads turned for a chance of a little extra love in their lives.

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    How to have a dead-good Halloween

    2020-10-20T14:02:00Z

    When Halloween falls on a Saturday, as it does this year (October 31), it usually means bigger parties and a bigger spend.