Tesco Hearty Food Co ready meals

Tesco swaps Everyday Value ready meals for Hearty Food Co brand Subscription

16 Nov 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

A range of eight lines priced £1-£3.40 rolled out this week in seven classic variants

Emmi Ooola

Emmi brings 'indulgent' Ooola Secrets mousses to the UK Subscription

03 Nov 2017 | By Rachel Graham

The new brand was launched by the Swiss dairy supplier in Switzerland and Austria last month

Pots & Co Banoffee Pie

Pots & Co launches Banoffee Pudding into Sainsbury's

30 Oct 2017 | By Carina Perkins

The NPD features a light banana sponge with a banoffee sauce centre, topped with toasted granola and banana chips

tropicana new flavours

Tropicana offers shoppers chance to vote for new juice

12 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Consumers will pick one of three limited edition flavours via Facebook

B.fresh Super Smoothies +Active Culture, Berry Boss

B.fresh adds probiotic Super Smoothies duo Subscription

05 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

A blend of cold-pressed fruit and vegetables, the drinks contained one billion active cultures

Higgity Welsh Goats Cheese & Leek Frittata

Higgidy targets healthy eaters with pastry-free Frittata trio Subscription

05 Oct 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Made with free-range British eggs, the new range comes in three variants

Oh My Good Nosh ready meals range

Upmarket halal ready meals launched by North London startup Subscription

20 Sep 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Shazia Saleem has teamed up with former Tesco development chef Lucas Floris to produce the Oh My Good Nosh range

Pukka Pies

Pukka goes Posher to battle upmarket pie rivals Subscription

01 Sep 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Posher Pukka will be backed by half the brand’s £8m investment for 2017

Little Dish founder Hillary Graves and CEO Dean Brown

Little Dish heads to US in £17m deal with Profile Capital Subscription

01 Sep 2017 | By Edward Devlin

Profile Capital has acquired a majority stake in Little Dish valuing the healthy children’s food brand at $21.5m (£17m)

Nisa Heritage Sausages

Nisa reports 21% boost in Heritage chilled ready meal sales Subscription

16 Aug 2017 | By Matt Strudwick

Range of 27 meals has established itself as a “firm favourite” over the past year

sainsbury's cooked chicken

Sainsbury's revamps cooked meat range as protein demand grows Subscription

27 Jul 2017 | By Carina Perkins

The supermarket this week launched a new range of cooked chicken, ham and beef products under its By Sainsbury’s brand


Gist buys 80,000 sq ft distribution centre near Motherwell Subscription

14 Jul 2017 | By Benedict Cooper

Move is part of a drive to step up its temperature-controlled food logistics operations…

Gu chocolate & vanilla cheesecake twin-pack

Gü Puds desserts fall victim to post-Brexit shrinkflation Subscription

05 Jul 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Supplier Noble Foods has reduced the weights of Gü twin-packs of individual cheesecakes and pies

Pret Veggie Fridge web

Pret A Manger to trial veggie-only fridges in all stores Video

13 Jun 2017 | By Michelle Perrett

If the trial proves successful. the sites will keep the fridges for the summer period


Morrisons fined £55,000 for selling mouldy pork pie Subscription

30 May 2017 | By Matt Strudwick

Morrisons pleaded guilty to four offences under the Food Safety and Hygiene Regulations Act 2013

Greencore CEO Patrick Coveney

Greencore puts 400 jobs at risk with plan to close Somerset site Subscription

30 May 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The supplier says there are “no financially sustainable solutions to repair or replace” the premises

PizzaExpress Leggera range for grocery

Pizza Express rolls out lower-calorie Leggera pizza to retail Subscription

22 May 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

Arriving in Waitrose from today (22 May), the three-strong lineup is made with a multigrain base

McCain Shake Shake BBQ Wedges

McCain adds two SKUs to Shake Shake chilled potato range Subscription

16 May 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The NPD comprises Sweet Potato Fries with Sea Salt & Three Pepper and Smoky Barbecue Wedges

Philadelphia Flip & Dip

Philadelphia launches into chilled dips with sharing duo Subscription

03 May 2017 | By Kevin White

Brand is aiming to capitalise on strong sales growth within the chilled dip category

Sainsbury's houmous

Bakkavor insists houmous withdrawal not food safety issue Subscription

25 Apr 2017 | By Carina Perkins

Bakkavor has now admitted to being the supplier of Sainsbury’s own-label houmous

Fowler Welch Winterbotham Darby

Fowler Welch lands Winterbotham Darby as first Nuneaton tenant Subscription

10 Apr 2017 | By Beth Gault

Deal follows partnership with Dairy Crest last year which saw it take over transport operations at its Nuneaton facility

Sacla' Bionaturae Mopur deli-style slices

Sacla’ brings vegan Bionaturae meat alternative to UK Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The range is made with high-protein wheat by-product Mopur

Culina chiled warehouse

Culina to build UK's biggest chilled warehousing plant Subscription

14 Mar 2017 | By Kevin White

Logistics operator will invest £38m to build ‘super centre’ on M1 corridor

Yorkshire Provender Journeys in Flavour

Hain Daniels announces deal to buy Yorkshire Provender soup Subscription

16 Feb 2017 | By Daniel Selwood

The purchase is likely to face close scrutiny by the CMA given Hain’s ownership of New Covent Garden Soup Co

Joanna Blythman

Chilled bread isn't cool

11 Aug 2017 | By Joanna Blythman

What twisted mind came up with the idea of chilling bread?…

Aunt Bessie's gets into chilled pies with Pork Farms

Aunt Bessie's gets into chilled pies with Pork Farms Subscription

09 Jun 2013 | By Vince Bamford

Aunt Bessie’s is expanding into chilled pies with a range produced under licence by Pork Farms…

Hungry Wolf's street food-inspired hot sandwich fillings

Hungry Wolf's street food-inspired hot sandwich fillings Subscription

25 May 2013 Updated: 29 May 2013 | By Vince Bamford

Fresh-Pak Chilled Foods is hoping to transform the sandwich fillings category with the launch of a product designed to be …

Gü launches new line for 10th birthday

Gü launches new line for 10th birthday Subscription

28 Apr 2013 | By Vince Bamford

Premium puds brand Gü is marking its 10th birthday with an on-pack promotion and the launch of a new line…

Licence to chill: a fresh solution for independents

Licence to chill: a fresh solution for independents Subscription

13 Apr 2013 Updated: 15 Apr 2013 | By Beth Brooks

With shopper purse strings tight and margins even tighter, the chilled and fresh offer is a tough one to get right…

Ginsters relaunches its chilled pie range

Ginsters relaunches its chilled pie range Subscription

10 Nov 2012 | By Lisa Riley

Ginsters has relaunched its chilled pie portfolio with new packaging and improved recipes….

'Quornish' pasty claim falls foul of PGI regulations

'Quornish' pasty claim falls foul of PGI regulations Subscription

22 Jun 2012 | By Richard Ford

Quorn’s ‘Cornish-Style Pasties’ have been forced into a swift name change after owner Marlow Foods was rapped for flouting EU law.

Ella's Kitchen yoghurt

Ella's Kitchen makes chilled debut Subscription

12 May 2012 Updated: 13 May 2012 | By Vince Bamford

Ella’s Kitchen is expanding into the chilled market with the launch of yoghurts, fromage frais and rice puddings.

Gü and Diageo launch Pimm's pud Subscription

14 Apr 2012 | By Helen Gilbert

Pimm’s lovers can now enjoy the traditional British summer tipple in a pudding.

Dips and Salads

Morrisons revamps its dips and desserts Subscription

07 Apr 2012 | By Vince Bamford

Wind-dried tomatoes, a UK supermarket first, are among the highlights of a revamped range of dips and desserts from Morrisons

Harrods fish counter

Harrods ready to Serve the World with new range Subscription

05 Apr 2012 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Harrods has introduced a new range of dishes from around the world to its Traiteur counter.

Little Dish

Little Dish to sell shoes with its ready meals Subscription

31 Mar 2012 | By Hannah Stodell

Little Dish is including a pair of toddler’s shoes with its Chicken & Butternut Squash Pie meals in Sainsbury’s this May.



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