Elizabeth Shaw has launch­ed a chocolate range called Flutes, targeting mid-morning breaks and informal dining occasions.

The four-flavour range is part of an "ongoing programme of NPD" and is supported by an £800,000 marketing spend the £9m brand's largest so far. At £2.49 for 105g, it comprises mint, orange, latte macchiato and amaretto variants.

NPD for Christmas will include a Harveys Bristol Cream gift box (rsp: £5.99) and Famous Names Café Liqueur Collection (rsp: £5.99), both on-shelf from September.