Low-cal hot-choc

A reduced-calorie instant Maltesers hot-chocolate drink has been launched by Aimia foods. The drink has 99 calories per serving, 20% less fat and is available in 300g jars, priced £1.85. Masterfoods is also launching a chocolate milkshake under the brand this spring.

Cans to celebrate

Filippo Berio olive oil is being launched in cans, the traditional packaging used when the company was formed in 1867, to celebrate its 140th birthday.

Coffee's soap opera

Nescafé Original will be airing a weekday radio soap opera from 12 March as part of its £3m Proud Sponsors of Your Coffee Break strategy, to coincide with coffee breaks.