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Premier Foods dampens profit expectations as Q3 sales fall 4.7%

23 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Premier Foods has reported a 4.7% drop in third quarter underlying sales and said its full year profit will be at the lower end of expectations.

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PepsiCo launches TV campaign for So Simple Cuppa Porridge Subscription

20 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

PepsiCo is launching a TV push for its Quaker Oat So Simple Cuppa Porridge…

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Sugar Puffs rebrand cuts sugar - even from its name

16 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Halo hopes Honey Monster Puffs rebrand will revive plunging sales…

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Sharwood's pastry bakes launched by Peter's Food Service Subscription

13 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Peter’s Food Service – producer of Peter’s Pies – is launching Sharwood’s-branded pastry bakes…

Mornflake

Mornflake links with Nutella and Lyle's for porridge pots

13 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Mornflake is launching porridge pots with a portion of Nutella or Lyle’s Golden Syrup…

Napolina

Napolina adds trio of 'rustic' Italian stir-through sauces

11 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Princes has extended its Napolina range with ‘stir through’ sauces…

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Sponge puddings range takes Cadbury into ambient desserts

10 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Premier Foods has taken Cadbury into ambient desserts with a range of sponge puddings…

Weetabix

Francesca Davies promoted to group head of category at Weetabix

05 Oct 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Weetabix UK and Ireland has promoted its head of brand, Francesca Davies, to the newly created role of group head of categ…

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Colman's rolls out premium makeover for condiments

05 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Unilever has revamped its Colman’s condiments range ahead of the Christmas season…

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French's hot dogs launched by Smithfield Subscription

03 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Pork producer Smithfield Foods has licensed mustard brand French’s for the launch of two new chilled hot dog lines…

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New Covent Garden fuels recovery with single-serve lines Subscription

03 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

New Covent Garden Soup Co has returned to growth after years of decline…

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Heinz unveils 'moments' TV ad for Tomato Ketchup

26 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Heinz is next week airing the first new TV advert for its Tomato Ketchup in five years…

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Kellogg's pulls plug on cholesterol-lowering Optivita cereal Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Kellogg’s has axed cholesterol-lowering cereal brand Optivita…

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Flavour Full Stop seeks artisan foods that surprise

21 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Fledgling gourmet food club Flavour Full Stop is on the lookout for quirky artisan foods for its monthly service…

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Taste of India sauces & veg pots arrive in UK Subscription

21 Sep 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Fiji-based Foods Pacific is bringing its Taste of India ready-to-eat range to the UK…

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New Covent Garden Soup adds on-trend veggie recipes to range Subscription

20 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

New Covent Garden Soup has expanded its range with five new vegetable recipes designed to tap latest food trends…

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The Snack Ham Company brings ambient tapas to the UK

20 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Ambient tapas snacks are to be launched nationwide by The Snack Ham Company…

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Cereal Partners plans more gluten-free lines Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Cereal Partners is exploring options for extending its gluten-free offer…

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Anya Hindmarch gives Frosties fashionable new look

15 Sep 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Kellogg’s has teamed up with British fashion designer Anya Hindmarch, who has designed a pack of Frosties featuring her famous handbags.

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Chilli sauce sales overtake Worcester sauce Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By Julia Glotz

Brits’ love affair with hot sauce has reached new heights: over the past year…

Little dish

Little Dish rolls out chunkier meals for older kids

11 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Little Dish has added chilled meals for older children to its menu…

Oats

Kellogg’s porridge ad struck down over ‘30% less fat’ claim

10 Sep 2014 | By Daniel Woolfson

A Kellogg’s advert that claimed its porridge had “30% less fat than most other porridges” has been struck down by the ASA.

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Jordan brothers take over European Oat Millers

09 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Don

Jordans Cereals founders David and Bill Jordan have bought supplier European Oat Millers outright for an undisclosed price.

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Pembrokeshire Co rolls out Captain Cat's Môr rub for foodies

06 Sep 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

The Pembrokeshire Beach Food Company is looking to move beyond gifting with the launch of a meat and fish rub…

Kellogg's Special K Cracker Crisps

Kellogg’s snacks growth contributes to booming profits Subscription

09 Oct 2014 | By Andrew Stone

Kellogg’s saw booming revenues and profits in the UK last year, boosted by significant growth in its snacks business.

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Oat So Simple Cuppa Porridge: acid test Subscription

25 Sep 2014

PepsiCo’s Quaker Oat So Simple brand has enjoyed strong and consistent growth through convenient formats…

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Breakfast Category Report 2014 Subscription

08 Aug 2014 | By Katy Salter

The cooked breakfast is experiencing a renaissance. So what are the trends driving more consumers to cook at breakfast?

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Focus on Breakfast Subscription

07 Aug 2014 | By Katy Salter

One in 12.6 breakfasts now feature eggs. Why? And what does this mean for breakfast on the go?…

Britain's Biggest Grocery Brands 2013

Brands keep it simple with focus on money-off deals Subscription

30 May 2014 | By Vince Bamford

When it comes to promotions, keeping it simple is the name of the game right now…

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El Niño weather phenomenon to return in 2014 Subscription

18 Apr 2014 | By Liliana Gonzalez

Brace yourselves: El Niño looks like it’s on its way back…

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Dairy bull numbers spark concern

13 Apr 2014 | By Julia Glotz

The European beef sector needs to figure out what to do with the increased numbers of dairy bull calves, a report warns…

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UK wheat prospects look good... for now Subscription

14 Mar 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Farmers and millers say prospects are good for the British wheat crop – but warn there could yet be clouds on the horizon…

Mornflake is quality NPD!

07 Mar 2014

Mornflake Superfast Pots offer consumers the classic breakfast cereal and milk ‘eat’ on the go…

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Focus on Cereals

29 Jan 2014 | By Karen Bamford

Breakfast ain’t what it used to be. Demand for food that can be eaten on the move - or at a desk - is transforming the market…

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Cereals: Brits go potty for porridge with Quaker Subscription

20 Dec 2013 | By Beth Brooks

Porridges, mueslis and granola ruled the roost in cereals in 2013…

Nestlé is cereal offender

11 Aug 2013 | Updated: 12 Aug 2013

Nestlé is what’s known in the trade as a cereal offender…

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