Snaffling pig

Snaffling Pig Co rolls out pork snack multipacks into Tesco Subscription

16 Jul 2018 | By Rachel Graham

Each contains two bags of its Perfectly Salted, Low & Slow BBQ and Marvellous Maple flavours

Chinese Bacon Jam Eat 17

Eat 17 rolls out Chinese Bacon Jam variant

16 Jul 2018 | By Carina Perkins

It blends Chinese five spice, soy sauce and sesame oil with Eat 17’s original Bacon Jam recipe

Calbee Yushoi Inclusions and Rustiks

Calbee expands its snacks with Yushoi Inclusions and Rustiks Subscription

16 Jul 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Lower-cal Inclusions are made from chickpea, while potato Rustiks are Calbee’s debut outside of better-for-you

Pot Rice trio

Unilever revives Pot Rice brand after 15-year hiatus Subscription

12 Jul 2018

The range’s revival this week comes in response to “fierce consumer demand”

Loyd Grossman Ristotto Kits

Loyd Grossman makes meal kit debut with risotto trio Subscription

09 Jul 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Variants are Creamy Mushroom & White Wine; Butternut Squash & Sage and Tomato, Ricotta & Red Chilli

Heinz Eat Well soup

Kraft Heinz launches Eat Well range of ‘balanced’ soups Subscription

05 Jul 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Variants are Tomato, Spinach & Lentil Soup; Tomato & Cannellini Beans; Chicken, Vegetable & Quinoa and Butternut Squash & Chickpea

Crespo olives

Crespo revamp aims to revive ‘dull’ ambient olives fixture Subscription

03 Jul 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Crespo’s new look highlights the products’ Mediterranean provenance, while marketing will tap the health trend

Thomas Fudge's flatbreads

Thomas Fudge’s unveils new look and makes flatbreads debut Subscription

20 Jun 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

The Dorset biscuit brand has undergone its biggest overhaul since it changed hands two years ago


Kiddylicious makes debut in South Africa and Central America

19 Jun 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Kiddylicious expects the new markets to take its global retail sales to just under £50m


Sales jump 31% at Ferrero after Thorntons acquisition Subscription

15 Jun 2018 | By Henry Saker-Clark

However as sales grew, profitability suffered

Burts Chips Jim Beam

Burts Chips launches Jim Beam flavour crisps

11 Jun 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Jim Beam Original BBQ crisps come in a 40g single-serve bag and a 120g sharing pack

Schwartz Street Food Seasonings

Schwartz launches Street Food Seasonings lineup Subscription

11 Jun 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

The range comprises single-use variants Korean BBQ, Baharat, Caribbean Jerk, Chimichurri, Sriracha and Mexican

Pure Leaf tea

Unilever backs Pure Leaf despite low sales Subscription

12 Apr 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

In the 52 weeks to 3 March 2018, the posh tea brand’s value in grocery amounted to £357,370

Prep Co pot meal

Unilever launches healthier instant pot meal brand Prep Co Subscription

10 Apr 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Backed by a £1m media spend, Prep Co’s initial four variants are rolling out now

Walkers 'thank you' ad

Walkers celebrates 70 years with ‘ode to the nation’ TV ad Video

06 Apr 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

The seven-week campaign will celebrate ‘the moments where Walkers has been an integral part of people’s lives’

Moma Minty porridge

Moma adds ‘breath-freshening’ mint porridge pot

04 Apr 2018 | By Helen Gilbert

The limited-edition Minty Freshness is made with natural peppermint essence, wholegrain oats, spirulina, skimmed milk, coconut sugar and cacao

mccormick sauce mixes

US spice giant McCormick reports 'great start' to 2018 Subscription

28 Mar 2018 | By Andrew Don

Net Q1 sales rose 19.2% from $1.04bn (£739m) to $1.24bn (£876m), reported chariman, president and CEO Lawrence Kurzius

Stockpile one use

Plans to stockpile food in case of Brexit border chaos Subscription

23 Mar 2018 | By Ian Quinn

Some companies are considering stockpiling up to six months’ worth of products and ingredients

Bepps sweet chilli black-eyed pea puffs

Startup Bepps launches ‘UK first’ black-eyed pea puffs Subscription

21 Mar 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Three variants of the vegan-friendly bagged snacks will be available initially through the brand’s website

Yorkshire Tea Biscuit Brew

Yorkshire Tea adds ‘malty’ Biscuit Brew to black tea lineup

20 Mar 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

The new blend is the Taylors of Harrogate-owned brand’s first NPD in more than 18 months

Walkers ITV push

Walkers launches ‘big night in’ ads with live prize reveals Subscription

16 Feb 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

The bagged snacks giant will run three peak-time ads each Saturday for 16 weeks

Fruit Shoot Juiced

Britvic adds fruity Juiced trio to Fruit Shoot lineup for kids

12 Feb 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Sugar content is around 5.6g per 100ml – markedly higher than Fruit Shoot’s low-sugar core and zero-sugar Hydro lineups

Heinz By Nature

Heinz wet babyfood gets ‘natural’ revamp Subscription

01 Feb 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

More than 50 ambient meals feature no processed ingredients or anything that “couldn’t be found in the kitchen at home”

Walkers Sunbites Veggie Harvest

Sunbites adds Veggie Harvest range with multigrains and veg

26 Jan 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

The snacks are made with pea flour and whole corn

Emma Macdonald

Emma Macdonald, The Bay Tree, on The Two Ronnies and family

15 Jun 2018

 I left school at 16 and worked in a vegetarian restaurant

Young woman sitting at a desk at work

Apprentices are the new interns, there's no dark art to it

14 Mar 2018 | By Camilla Barnard

Rude Health has taken on its first ever apprentice. Camilla Barnard explains why

Jacobs Ciabatta

Jacobs Ciabatta Caramelised Onion Crackers: acid test Subscription

09 Mar 2018 | By Daniel Selwood

Jacobs launched its three-strong Ciabatta cracker range to tap “the growing trend of lighter offerings for lunch”


Raisin and sultana prices still on the rise Subscription

25 Jan 2018

Prices for raisins and sultanas continue to climb in the wake of surging prices for dried grapes from the US

Ben Pearman

The Big Interview: Ben Pearman of General Mills shares his beliefs and values Subscription

04 Dec 2017 | By Richard Pendleton

General Mills boss Ben Pearman believes it’s still possible for a multinational to operate – and grow – like a startup

pasta one use

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?

Chris Dee Manilife

Chris Dee switches to 'brand incubator' role with Manílife

13 Oct 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Peanut butter startup Manílife expected to be first of many startups Dee helps…

pepsi max ginger

Pepsi Max Ginger: Acid Test Subscription

12 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Pepsi unveiled Max Ginger in March, eyeing “huge” sales opportunities by tapping demand for ginger-flavoured drinks

Craig Sargeant

Making every grain of rice count

20 Sep 2017 | By Craig Sargeant

Not only does the food industry employ more people than any other in the UK, but our wider supply chains touch millions of people

New York Bakery Co's The Woman Who Runs New York

New York Bakery Co readies biggest-ever TV ad push Video

09 Sep 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

‘The Woman Who Runs New York’ will make its small screen debut on 18 September

Sauces one use

Mayo KO's ketchup! Sauces & condiments category report 2017 Video Subscription

08 Sep 2017 | By Tony Easley

Tomato ketchup has lost its place as the country’s topselling sauce to mayo. What has driven this? How can it fight back?

Hot desserts one use

Smashing! Hot desserts category report 2017 Video Subscription

18 Aug 2017 | By Natalie Brown

Pies, tarts & flans are up as retailers push traditional comfort food for pud in meal deals



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