10 Things You Need To Know About... Snacking

  • Print
  • Share
  • Comment
  • Save

We’ve popped the top off Britain’s snacking habits for our latest digital feature. Sit back and tuck in!

snacking 1

Revealed: The snacks that are crushing crisps - video

Crumbs! Sales of the humble potato crisp have crumbled by nearly £30m. So what are Brits snacking on instead? 

snacking 2

‘Healthy’ snacks dominate our global NPD picks

From Korean seaweed to detox popcorn, plus a snack bar made with spent grain from beer making, here are our top 10 innovations from around the globe

snacking 3

Revealed: A new twist on snack sharing formats!

What’s next in the world of sharing bags? We tasked creative agency Hornall Anderson to reinvent the sharing bag with an innovative new format. Here’s what they came up with…

snacking 4

Revealed: Brits snack more on yoghurt, fruit & vegetables

Sales of yoghurt are souring, while popcorn is flying. So why are Brits snacking less on certain kinds of popcorn?

snacking 5

The great snack race: healthy lines and sharing bag sales rise

We’ve quizzed buyers from Bestway and The Co-op on the state of snacking. So how can players can stay ahead in the race for growth?

snacking 6

Lion’s share: Walkers dominates sharing NPD

Sharing bags shrug off the woes of the wider sector, with sales up £20m. What NPD has been driving this? 

snacking 7

Absolutely nutty! Brits splash out extra £32m on nuts

Healthy and natural snacking sees nut sales rise with retailers and brands rolling out new ranges to draw consumers in

snacking 8

Pladis: Indulgence trumps health when it comes to snacks

Health is a key driver of innovation in the snacking market right now, but more and more Brits are looking for indulgent, satisfying snacks, argues Pladis

snacking 9

Mindless munchers: Half of Brits snack ‘out of boredom’

We’ve teamed up with Harris Interactive to lift the lid on Britain’s snacking habits. Here are five bite-sized take homes on shoppers’ attitudes to snacking…

Snacking 10

Mix it up! NPD drives the rise of combo snacks

Fruit & nut mixes, on-the-go snack packs and crunchy beans with seeds – combination snacks are growing fast thanks to innovative NPD

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

  • Print
  • Share
  • Comment
  • Save
Sign in

Newsletter Sign-up

Free

I wish to receive the following newsletters:

For Members

Become a Gold Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a Platinum Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a member of The Grocer

DIRECTORY

The+Grocer+Directory

CLICK HERE to search for the products, services and companies you need in the definitive guide to the UK food and drink industry.

FOLLOW THE GROCER