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Gin: from mother’s ruin to Britannia’s anti-a-Gin tonic Subscription

28 Apr 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Let’s raise two glasses – one of gin and one of scotch – to a prosperous future for the UK’s distillers

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Nish Kankiwala to take over at Hovis as Martyn Wilks retires Subscription

19 Apr 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Kankiwala joined two years ago as executive chairman

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Toffifee offers £20 vouchers as part of £5m campaign

28 Apr 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

The summer offer features a unique code inside each 100g box


Joseph Heler adds Eatlean high-protein, low-fat cheese Subscription

27 Apr 2016 | By Helen Gilbert

Cheesemaker looks to capitalise on trend for high-protein snacks


Arctic fishing: EU participates in Washington debate Subscription

28 Apr 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The international community is negotiating an agreement to prevent the opening up of unregulated fisheries in the Arctic

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McCain fries revamp turns Micro into Quick

15 Apr 2016 | By Lisa Riley

The former McCain Micro Chips range is being rolled out under its new Quick Chips name from this week

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Anna Hale made Northern Europe marketing head at GSK Subscription

20 Apr 2016 | By Helen Gilbert

Hale first joined GSK in 2006 as category director on respiratory health

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Lyons Instant Coffee targets £1m for Help for Heroes charity Subscription

03 Mar 2016 | By Daniel Selwood

Lyons is preparing to launch a new Hero Blend – made with beans from Central and South America

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Smart design can change a category Subscription

11 Mar 2016

Plugholes are everywhere; you’ll find five in a typical UK home


Lidl reaffirms British pork vow after 'disappointing' farmers Subscription

28 Apr 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The discounter departed the National Pig Association’s ‘hundred percenters club’ in March 2016


Graze responds to customer demand with snacking sharing bags Subscription

27 Apr 2016 | By Helen Gilbert

Snack producer launches larger packs in response to customer demand

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Soft Drinks Category Report 2016 Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Natalie Brown

Britain is the fat man of Europe. Soft drinks are being blamed but new data shows a different story…

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Northern Ireland Category Report 2016

15 Apr 2016 Updated: 18 Apr 2016

Northern Ireland won 160 Great Taste Awards in 2015

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Own-label Report 2016

15 Apr 2016 Updated: 18 Apr 2016

If this were a real war, own label would be waving a white flag right now

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Wine Category Report 2016

15 Apr 2016 Updated: 18 Apr 2016

So what has turned Britain into a nation of wine lovers? What’s driven overall wine prices up 0.5%?

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National Convenience Show 2016

08 Apr 2016 Updated: 18 Apr 2016

Convenience is getting fresh. It might even be getting healthy.

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Suncare Category Report 2016

08 Apr 2016 Updated: 18 Apr 2016

How are artificial tanning products continuing to gain favour? And what can be done to brighten up suncare’s future?

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Yoghurts & Potted Desserts Category Report 2016

01 Apr 2016

Greek-style yoghurt continues to deliver divine sales

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Barbecue Report 2016

31 Mar 2016

What have brands and retailers got up their sleeves to help grow sales in summer 2016 come rain or shine?

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Bottled Water Category Report 2016

22 Mar 2016

Health concerns are fuelling the sector’s growth, and drinkers are lapping up the brands’ marketing. So who’s ahead?

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Toys Category Report 2016

15 Mar 2016

What are toy manufacturers and retailers doing to build on this in the coming year? And will superheroes continue to dominate?

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Dairy drinks category report 2016

15 Mar 2016

How do brands plan to maintain the momentum? And how well-positioned is the dairy drinks category in the war on sugar? 

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The unstoppable rise of sushi Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Are grocery chains doing all they can to get on a roll with the sushi phenomenon?

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Can the livestock sector prevent an antibiotic apocalypse? Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Kevin White

The threat of antimicrobial resistance is here, and the livestock sector is under pressure to act

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Cooked meats: awaking a sleeping giant Subscription

22 Apr 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Consumers bored by identikit own label are hungry for quality, authenticity and the lick of flame

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How 2 Sisters/Dunbia will reshape red meat supply Subscription

08 Apr 2016 | By Edward Devlin

What would the merger mean for both parties and the red meat market as a whole?

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