French producer Sodebo is launching a range of fresh pasta ready meals designed for the microwave.

The PastaBox range, which will be unveiled at IFE [13-16 March], comprises Penne à la Bolognaise, Penne Carbonara, Fusilli with Italian Cheese and Tortellini with Spinach & Ricotta (rsp: from £2.99).

The company hopes for listings in Sainsbury's, Waitrose and Morrisons.