A spokesman for the soft drinks giant told The Grocer: "Vanilla Coke has enjoyed a successful launch in the US since its introduction there five months ago. This success has led to the launch of the product in Sweden but we have no immediate plans to launch Vanilla Coke in Great Britain."
Baco Consumers Products has launched Scent...sations, a new range of scented bin liners. The pastel-coloured bags, which feature a floral or citrus scent, are designed for all around the home and come in swing, pedal and vanity bin sizes, as well as larger bin liners with draw string closures.
Rsp for the range starts at 99p for 20 vanity bin liners.
Warburtons has launched a new Crusty Harvest Blend Loaf. The newcomer features a blend of grains and seeds including sunflower, brown linseed and soya. Rsp: 77p.
Durex is bringing forward the launch of its new Performa condom which is designed for longer lasting lovemaking.
The company, which had scheduled the launch for next spring, has changed its mind after selling more than 18,000 of the line over the net in the last three months. Performa contains a small amount of cream, said to prolong lovemaking.
Swiss manufacturer SEVIM of Montreux has asked us to point out it produces the Quick Cuisine self-heating meals spotted at last month's Sial show in Paris and not R&E Food (The Grocer, October 26, p54) which is the brand's Benelux distributor.