craft beer aisle

How the craft beer boom is shaking up the BWS aisles Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Sales are set to double again in a sector with sustainable premiums and the opportunity for differentiation

Paul Hollywood ready to bake Rustic Rolls

Berry and Hollywood unveil NPD ahead of C4’s Bake Off Subscription

26 Apr 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Mary Berry salad dressings and Paul Hollywood part-baked bread will roll out next month

Blue Riband

Nestlé to cut 300 UK jobs and move Blue Riband production to Poland

25 Apr 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The confectionery giant’s Fawdon site is set to be among the most heavily affected by the proposed changes

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'Strong' dropped from Seriously name in major revamp of range Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Kevin White

Revamped packs carrying ‘Seriously’ branding began rolling out this week

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MSC wants over a third of global marine catch certified by 2030 Subscription

25 Apr 2017 | By Kevin White

The MSC said it would increase certification by focusing its efforts on ecosystems under-represented in the MSC programme

Focus on frozen

It’s a thaw point: are attitudes to frozen food changing? Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Amy North

Frozen food suffers from a major image problem, particularly when it comes to younger generations


'Selfie culture' boosts cosmetics category to tune of £55m Subscription

24 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

The sector is now worth almost £900m, fuelled by the popularity of selfies on social media

asda coffee

We need to wake up to the coffee cup recycling conundrum Subscription

10 Apr 2017 | By Amy North

New research shows that only one in every 400 coffee cups are recycled, so why is the government allowing this ’latte litter let-off’?

dettol 3x power range

Reckitt Benckiser to launch Dettol cleaning products collection Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Helen Gilbert

The 3X Power range comprises anti-drip gel sprays for difficult-to-clean vertical surfaces, and cleaning wipes

beef cow

Tesco defends trials of Argentinian and Wagyu beef Subscription

27 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

 The NFU has criticised Tesco for extending supply chains

dairylea dunkers nachos

Nachos added to Dairylea Dunkers lineup Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

The NPD features tomato salsa flavoured mini tortilla chips and Dairylea cheese

cawston press hungry caterpillar

Cawston Press adds Very Hungry Caterpillar Cloudy Apple juice Subscription

27 Apr 2017

The NPD is “the first partnership of its kind with The World of Eric Carle”

snacks cat report 2017

How high can popcorn fly? Crisps, nuts & snacks report 2017 Video Subscription

28 Apr 2017 | By Alex Wright

Popcorn is flying with take-home sales passing £100m for the first time. So what does this mean for traditional snacks?

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Can pop outrun the taxman? Soft drinks category report 2017 Video Subscription

21 Apr 2017 | By Rob Brown

Spreadsheet Phil is gunning for fizzy pop as he lines up the sugar levy. So who’ll pay the most and how can brands cut their tax bill?

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Centre stage: Own-label category report 2017 Video Subscription

13 Apr 2017 | By Amy North

Own label has stolen the limelight as retailers put revamped ranges front and centre. Will brands be able to fight back?

up yours cahors

Up yours Cahors! Wine & champagne category report 2017 Video Subscription

12 Apr 2017 | By Hannah Stodell

Brits are turning their back on classic Old World wines, plumping for Argentinian malbecs and Kiwi sauvignon blancs

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The new face of beauty & suncare? Suncare category report 2017 Video Subscription

07 Apr 2017 | By Rob Brown, Robyn Vinter

As own-label beauty & suncare wins share, brand NPD is aiming for those ‘of a certain age’

Yoghurts focus on

Big pots: the new kings of yoghurt? Yoghurts category report 2017 Video Subscription

31 Mar 2017 | By Nick Hughes

Big pot sales are up £40m as the wider sector goes sour. Why? And what does this mean for smaller pots?

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Very much open for business: IFE Preview 2017 Video Subscription

17 Mar 2017 | By Alex Wright

IFE 2017 is a chance to gauge the export market post Brexit vote, and to check out all the best NPD

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Water margin: Bottled water category report 2017 Video Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Andrew Lusher

Bottled water sales are up 7% in a sector where people are happy to pay a premium

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Let's play: Toys & collectables category report 2017 Video Subscription

10 Mar 2017 | By Amy North

Five Nights at Freddy’s is storming the toy world, but it’s not the only one making waves as the mults battle Amazon

dairy category report 2017

A square meal bottled: Dairy drinks category report 2017 Video Subscription

09 Mar 2017 | By Robyn Vinter

Dairy drinks are muscling in on space previously dominated by pop with nutritionally rich products

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Will Brexit net a better deal for British fisheries? Subscription

19 Apr 2017 | By Nick Hughes

Given the multilateral trading complexities, can an alternative to CFP keep skippers, consumers and green warriors happy?

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Brazil meat scandal disrupts exports Subscription

06 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

Strong Brazilian beef exports pushed prices higher in the first half of March

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Dude food: Barbecue category report 2017 Video Subscription

24 Mar 2017 | By Amy North

Burgers have overtaken sausages as the barbie’s most popular meat, with posh patties and stacked toppings now de rigueur

Dovecote Park beef meat locker

Will food safety regulation be too light-touch after Brexit? Subscription

09 Mar 2017 | By Kevin White

The winds of change could be set to blow through the UK food sector’s regulatory landscape over the coming months

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