Merchant Gourmet adds freekeh to its ready-to-eat range

15 Nov 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Merchant Gourmet has added two new lines to its ready-to-eat range, including Middle Eastern ‘supergrain’ freekeh…


Donatantonio adds to its premium Italian Lupetta range

10 Nov 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Food importer Donatan­tonio has extended its Italian Lupetta brand…

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Raisio UK cereals and snacks business returns to profit Subscription

08 Nov 2014 | By Andrew Don

Sugar Puffs parent Raisio saw its UK cereals and snacks business return to profit…

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Weetabix challenges wheat-free diet trend with campaign

07 Nov 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Weetabix has launched a campaign challenging the trend for wheat and gluten avoidance…

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Typhoo gets behind mainstream tea with Extra Strong launch

02 Nov 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Typhoo has unveiled a new premium black tea – and stated its commitment to the mainstream market…

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Tyrrells makes red, white and blue crisps a permanent line

31 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Tyrrells is resurrecting packs of its red, white and blue crisps last seen on sale to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee…

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Alma de Cuba move into the pod market with Cafecito Capsules

31 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Alma de Cuba has made its first foray into premium Nespresso-compatible capsules…

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Hillfarm Oils launches rapeseed-based handcare products

31 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Hillfarm Oils has made its first foray outside food with a range of rapeseed-based handcare products…

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Rude Health first into UK with raw sprouted flours and oats Subscription

27 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Rude Health is claiming a UK first with the launch of organic sprouted flours and porridge oats…

Focus On Soup

Crosse & Blackwell Best of British soup activity gets £1m push Subscription

25 Oct 2014 | By Simon Gwynn

Crosse & Blackwell is to spend a further £1m on a TV and outdoor push for its Best of British soups…

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Surya takes on Wild Peanut brand turned down by TV's Dragons Subscription

25 Oct 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Food distributor Surya has taken on a peanut butter brand rejected by TV’s Dragons’ Den…

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Nah launches konjac pasta ambient ready meals

25 Oct 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Nah Foods is launching low-calorie, gluten-free ready meals featuring konjac flour pasta…

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Clarks launches 'UK-first' ambient chocolate desserts Subscription

25 Oct 2014 | By Kevin White

Welsh syrup producer Clarks has launched ambient chocolate desserts it claims are a first for the UK…

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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…


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 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 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…


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…

Colman's apple sauce

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…

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…

Focus on Breakfast

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…

El Nino Satellite

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…

Focus on Cereals

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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