Covent garden

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…

Amy's kitchen

Amy's Kitchen gluten-free breakfast sandwich hits Tesco Subscription

20 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Free-from brand Amy’s Kitchen has rolled out two new frozen products – including a breakfast sandwich…

Cook

Cook launches click & collect service

19 Sep 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Frozen ready meals retailer Cook has launched a new click & collect service…

Gu crediton

Gü moves into dairy drinks in licensing first Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Dessert brand Gü is being extended into the chilled dairy drinks category…

King Oscar

John West and King Oscar to link again following TUF deal

19 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Norwegian seafood brand King Oscar has been acquired by John West owner Thai Union Frozen Products…

Aunt Bessie's Yorkies

Aunt Bessie's Yorkshire puddings to make chilled debut at Asda Subscription

12 Sep 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Aunt Bessie’s is taking its Yorkshire puddings into the chilled aisle…

Funky Fish range

Young's expands Funky Fish Kitchen range in Asda

12 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

Young’s is expanding its Asda-exclusive Funky Fish Kitchen chilled fish brand with six new products…

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…

Birdseye Cod Fish Fingers

Birds Eye operating profits rise in spite of horsemeat scandal Subscription

05 Sep 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Birds Eye shook off the impact of Horsegate to post a 15.8% increase in operating profit last year…

Menu from Waitrose - Pear and Roquefort Tart

Deli Sante produces new Waitrose savoury range

04 Sep 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Waitrose has rolled out a new selection of own label artisan savoury bakery products as an upmarket alternative to pizza, ready meals and pies.

M&S frozen ready meal: pulled pork hash

M&S launches first-ever frozen ready meal range

03 Sep 2014 | By Eleanor Ross

Marks & Spencer is to launch its first ever range of frozen ready meals.

Steamfresh

Birds Eye Fusions join new Steamfresh range Subscription

30 Aug 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Birds Eye is relaunching its microwaveable Veg and Rice Fusions ranges under new umbrella brand Steamfresh

Albert Bartlett 3 pack

Albert Bartlett reveals return to frozen potato market

22 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Albert Bartlett is poised to return to the frozen and chilled aisles four years after its last foray beyond fresh produce…

Birds Eye fish fingers

Birds Eye brings ‘warmth’ to frozen food with design revamp

20 Aug 2014 | By Helen Gilbert

Birds Eye has unveiled a new logo and revamped packaging across its entire range as it aims to bring “warmth and personality” to its portfolio.

Actimel for kids

Actimel launches a kids yoghurt drink Subscription

08 Aug 2014 | By Kevin White

Danone has launched a version of its Actimel yoghurt drink targeted at children…

Single use image

Russell Brand-aware Mashtags gets the picture on Twitter

20 Jul 2014

Mashtags – the potato snack of the zeitgeist – has done us the great kindness of identifying the finest ‘TwEaters’ on Twit…

McCain birthday chips

McCain celebrates 35th year of Oven Chips with special cake

10 Jul 2014 | By Lisa Riley

McCain Foods has marked the 35th anniversary of its Oven Chip with a party at London’s Canadian High Commission…

ice cube drink

Ice Co launches giant Super Cube that melts more slowly

29 Jun 2014 | By Vince Bamford

UK business The Ice Co has unveiled the Super Cube – an ice cube three times larger than normal that it claims melts more …

cornish pasty

Wall's moves pasty production to maintain Cornish status

22 Jun 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Kerry Foods has moved production of its Wall’s Cornish Pasties to Cornwall to avoid having to change the name of the produ…

burgers

Brits turn to poultry as sales of frozen burgers slump

08 Jun 2014 | By Rob Brown

Britain has got through the equivalent of 43.4 million fewer frozen quarter pounders in the past year…

Brian Young

BFFF restructures governance with new board of directors

08 Jun 2014 | By Kevin White

The British Frozen Food Federation has modernised its governance structure…

Claudi & Fin

Sainsbury's lists Claudi & Fin yoghurt lollies

01 Jun 2014 | By Lisa Riley

A new range of Greek-style kids’ frozen yoghurt lollies debuts in 294 Sainsbury’s next week…

booker

Booker opens eighth Family Shopper

31 May 2014 | By Beth Brooks

Booker has opened the eighth store under its new discount format fascia Family Shopper…

Peters Ice Cream web grab

R&R acquires Australian ice cream business Peters

27 May 2014 | By Vince Bamford

R&R Ice Cream has acquired Australian business Peters Food Group.

Fruitopolis

Müllerlight Fruitopolis - Strawberry: acid test Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

With Greek-style yoghurts filling chiller cabinets, a key challenge for suppliers is finding a way to stand out…

Chosen by kids burgers

Asda Chosen by Kids Dinky British Beef Burgers: acid test Subscription

29 Aug 2014 | By Vince Bamford

The frozen burger category faced some tough PR challenges in the wake of Horsegate

Ronnie Bartlett

Ronnie Bartlett: Albert Bartlett's ruler of the Rooster potato Subscription

21 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Ronnie Bartlett aims to get everyone munching more spuds by returning to the frozen aisle…

Ice cream tub

Ice cream hots up as number of deals soar on 2013 levels Subscription

24 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Competition has hotted up in the freezer aisle as ice cream brands run nearly twice the number of deals than a year ago…

Birdseye Inspirations

Birds Eye Inspirations Chicken with Cheese & Ham Sauce: Acid Test Subscription

23 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Chicken Inspirations claim to offer “the finest and freshest ingredients with exciting flavour combinations”…

Tesco Hoki Fillets

Tesco Hoki Fillets in Lemon & Herb Butter: Acid Test Subscription

23 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

The convenience and ease of cooking helped boost pre-trial interest among consumers…

Florette salad Feiry PepperCress

Florette Fiery PepperCress back on TV

11 Jul 2014 | By Kevin White

Florette is to run a second burst of TV advertising for its Fiery PepperCress bagged salad from Monday…

Anthony Worrel-Thompson chef

Free-from set to cause foodservice 'explosion' Subscription

10 Jul 2014

Some condemn it as a bureaucratic nightmare that will stifle chefs’ creativity…

waitrose mini belgian choc ice creams

Waitrose Mini Belgian Chocolate Ice Creams

07 Jul 2014

Minis have been big news in the ice cream category in recent years

ROASTED butternut squash papardelle

M&S Roasted Butternut Squash & Mushroom Pappardelle

26 Jun 2014

M&S has developed its Count On Us to be low in fat (offering less than 3%) and calorie controlled.

cloud horse

Frozen Food Category Report 2014

16 Jun 2014 | By Natalie Brown

The clouds over the frozen food aisle have taken an unmistakably equine shape of late.

cloud horse

Focus on Frozen Food Subscription

06 Jun 2014 | By Natalie Brown

Horsegate has cast a shadow over some frozen food sectors, but others remain in the sun. What’s this year’s forecast?…

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