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Lager must tell its story Subscription

09 Dec 2016

The truth is that lager is not connecting with 20 to 34-year-olds as a category in a way it once did

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Allied adds Super Toasty loaf to new-look Kingsmill Subscription

07 Nov 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The brand’s ‘sunnier’ design marks part of Allied’s plan to revive consumers’ ‘emotional connection’ with bread

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Innovative Bites to distribute US Trolli Candy in the UK Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Lisa Riley

The company said it would initially be responsible for supplying 12 of the company’s gummy and sour sweets

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Alpro set for post-Xmas breakfast push Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Kevin White

The campaign will feature the brand’s Almond Unsweetened and Simply Plain drinks

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North Sea cod quotas to rise 16% following EU-Norway talks Subscription

05 Dec 2016 | By Kevin White

However, improving cod stocks are unlikley to lead to lower prices 

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Steve Chantry to take up Kraft Heinz commercial director role Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Kevin White

Birds Eye’s UK marketing director will join Kraft Heinz in March

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Just for Men readies grey-reducing shampoo range Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Helen Gilbert

Control GX is said to change hair colour through ‘grey reducing molecules’

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The Niche Company launches range of wellness teas Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Ingredients include dandelion leaves, yerba mate and rose petals

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Building affinity by making it personal Subscription

24 Nov 2016

Many household brands now employ personalisation as a long-term engagement tactic as they seek to connect with consumers

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Aldi rolls out 10% fat lamb mince 'special buy' Subscription

23 Nov 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The reduced fat British lamb mince is aimed at shoppers looking for a ’lighter meat without compromising on taste’

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Salty Dog makes confectionery debut with Cheggs Subscription

01 Dec 2016 | By Beth Gault

The NPD will compete with the likes of Cadbury Mini Eggs

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Coca-Cola names James Quincey as new CEO Subscription

09 Dec 2016 | By Beth Gault

Quincey takes over from Muhtar Kent, who will remain as chairman

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Zero-proof pioneers: adult soft drinks category report 2016 Video Subscription

08 Dec 2016 | By Natalie Brown

It looks like booze, is priced like booze, tastes like booze, yet it’s non-alcoholic. Can adult pop save soft drinks?

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Feeling the squeeze: food on the go category report 2016 Video Subscription

02 Dec 2016 | By Julia Glotz

Rising costs and doubts over migrant workers post-Brexit finds sandwich suppliers on the front line of an uncertain future

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For the chop: cheese category report 2016 Video Subscription

24 Nov 2016 | By Nick Hughes

Cheddar has been hit hard by the axe of range resets. So who’s still saying cheese, and where’s growth coming from?

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The big pig-out: Pies & Meat Snacks Category Report 2016 Video Subscription

17 Nov 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Scotch eggs, sausage rolls and pork pies are hogging more share of pastries as pork scratchings win growth in meat snacks

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Cod almighty! Fish & seafood category report 2016 Video Subscription

11 Nov 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Frozen fish is finally back in growth, driven by Britain’s growing appetite for cod and backed by a haul of premium innovations

World Cusine

Streets ahead: world cuisine category report 2016 Video Subscription

10 Nov 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Latino street food is reshaping the world food rankings. But will Brexit’s impact on imported goods pour water on the part

Focus on Pasta

How to feed a hungry mob? Pasta Category Report 2016 Video Subscription

03 Nov 2016 | By James Halliwell

With pasta, of course! Sales are booming, but Brits are turning away from jarred pasta sauces and cooking their own

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The age of the Brentwood smile: Toiletries Category Report 2016 Subscription

27 Oct 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Oral care has put in a dazzling performance compared with the rest of toiletries. What role is the Essex effect playing?

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Drowning, not waving: soup category report 2016 Subscription

21 Oct 2016 | By Amy North

Sophisticated millennials are abandoning canned soup. What can traditional players learn from chilled?

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Nama-stay! Petfood category report 2016 Subscription

20 Oct 2016 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Brits’ pets are as much a member of the family as any human. So how’s humanisation changing petcare?

Beef

Brazilian beef boosted by US trade deal Subscription

11 Nov 2016 | By Carina Perkins

A bilateral trade agreement between Brazil and the US has increased Brazilian beef prices

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Lamb's festive spot at risk as prices soar Subscription

10 Nov 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Lamb risks losing out this Christmas as farmgate prices run high in the wake of the Brexit vote

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Big fish shortage pushes up salmon prices Subscription

03 Nov 2016 | By Beth Gault

Norwegian salmon prices have increased in October, driven by a fall in larger salmon supplies and high demand from Europe

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Can a new halal scheme put welfare concerns to rest? Subscription

28 Oct 2016 | By Carina Perkins

A new study on the sector has once again sparked tabloid outrage



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