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Westons Cider to add three SKUs to Rosie's Pig range Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

The canned craft fruit ciders have seen booming sales over the last financial year

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Unite warns of ‘bread drought’ if Kingsmill drivers strike Subscription

15 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

West Bromwich personnel are being balloted in response to a ‘paltry’ pay offer from Allied Bakeries

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Thorntons Easter eggs get a new look and on-pack competition Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The makeover and chance to win hundreds of personalised gifts for loved ones is part of a wider £7.9m push by Ferrero

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Müller shrinks Frijj milkshakes’ size, but not their price Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The supplier said the move would help shoppers consume less sugar

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Fishermen's warning on failure to agree post-Brexit trade deal Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Kevin White

Elements of the UK seafood sector would “come unstuck” very soon, a Commons Efra Committee inquiry was told this week

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Wm Jackson fights poverty in Malawi

17 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Employees of William Jackson Food Group have just returned from a seven-day visit to Malawi’s Ntcheu district

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Beauty redefined: toiletries & personal care report 2017 Video Subscription

25 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

First the trend for beards blunted razor sales. Now, more and more women are going ‘au naturel’. How is all this affecting sales?

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Bettys visits Enchanted Forest for first-ever TV advert Subscription

10 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The commercial will make its debut tonight (10 October) during Emmerdale

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Ecover unveils bottle made with 50% recycled ocean plastic Subscription

25 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The brand has pledged to use 100% recycled plastic across its entire household portfolio by 2020

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Lidl defends its record on cutting antibiotics Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Rachel Graham

The discounter came bottom in a league table published by the Alliance to Save our Antibiotics this week

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Slabs - Mature Cheddar & Onion: Acid Test Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Slabs’ potato crisps are on average four times thicker than a typical crisp

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Natural Drinks Co unveils posh mixer to take on Fever-Tree Subscription

15 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The business has kicked off a £750,000 Crowdcube drive to accelerate Skinny Tonic’s launch

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A fishy tale of inflation: fish and seafood category report 2017 Video Subscription

11 Nov 2017 | By Kevin White

Supermarket fish prices are up 5% yet sales are still flying. Why is Brits’ appetite for fish undaunted?

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Mexico's on the money: world foods category report 2017 Video Subscription

10 Nov 2017 | By James Halliwell

Mexicana is going mainstream, with Brits eating 6.3 million more tortillas. But what will be the next big cuisine?

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The end of the affair? Pasta & pasta sauces category report 2017 Video Subscription

08 Nov 2017 | By Natalie Brown

Four consecutive years of growth for pasta have ground to a halt with price cuts failing to drive volume gains. Why?

ONE USE Focus on Personal Care

Beauty redefined: toiletries & personal care report 2017 Video Subscription

25 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

First the trend for beards blunted razor sales. Now, more and more women are going ‘au naturel’. How is all this affecting sales?

Protein ONE USE

The whey forward: protein report 2017 Video Subscription

20 Oct 2017 | By Edward Churchfield

Brits are chowing down on 2.2% more protein than they did back in 2013. Now big brands are muscling in

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The Jimmy effect: petcare category report 2017 Video Subscription

20 Oct 2017 | By Natalie Brown

Can the humanisation of petfood, with fresh and luxury lines, help restore overall growth to the petcare category?

Cakes and Biscuits Category Report 2017

Let them eat cake: cakes & biscuits category report 2017 Video Subscription

13 Oct 2017 | By Matt Strudwick

What war on sugar? Brits have munched an extra 66,000 tonnes of cake over the past year. What is driving this?…

Winter Remedies Category Report 2017

Growth not to be sniffed at: winter remedies category report 2017 Video Subscription

13 Oct 2017 | By Guy Campos

The winter sniffles are big business: sales of cold treatments and decongestants have surged by £12.5m in the past year

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Sustainability on show: Anuga preview 2017 Video Subscription

06 Oct 2017 | By Nina Jacobs

Sustainability will top the agenda at Anuga 2017 as a growing number of companies convert it from buzzword to hard graft

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Less is more: alcohol category report 2017 Video Subscription

06 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

Brits are boozing less and retailers are stocking fewer drinks. Yet alcohol sales are flying, up a whopping £345m

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UK beef prices pushed up by weak pound and fewer slaughterings Subscription

20 Oct 2017 | By Carina Perkins

UK beef prices have risen due to a drop in cattle slaughterings and a weaker pound…

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The WTO quota row: what it means for trade and Brexit Subscription

06 Oct 2017 | By Carina Perkins

The UK-EU “breakthrough” on splitting TRQs has run into global trade heavyweight opposition…

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FSA reveals its hands-off tactics with campylobacter Subscription

29 Sep 2017 | By Kevin White

Self-regulation for the mults has stirred up food safety fears

sardines

Wholesale prices: Sardine prices up due to Cadiz Gulf ban Subscription

28 Sep 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

Sardine prices have surged thanks to a ban imposed on the major sardine fishery in the Gulf of Cadiz…

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