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Flavours of the season

LAGER is following the trend set by cider and introducing a range of fruity varieties aimed at summer drinkers. However, the new fruity beers have...
Panda

Panda wants mums to think again

CHILDREN’S soft drink Panda has being relaunched ahead of summer by brand owner Nichols. The new look’s designed to get what the brand owner calls...
F'real milkshakes

Shakes in demand

Lockdown hasn’t taken any wind from the sails of frozen milkshake machine supplier F’real

Limited gifts to love or hate

Love it or hate it brand Marmite has launched a limited-edition Christmas gift range. The Marmite Chocolate Jar is the brand’s recognisable jar made entirely...
Tesco / Booker Stores

Time to change fascia?

Following a 2017 which saw consolidation on a huge scale is now the time to change?

Hot sales with rosé

Wines and spirits giant Pernod Ricard UK reckons retailers could make the most of summer alcohol sales opportunities this year by highlighting seasonal events and...

Skittles and Starburst get spooky

This Halloween sees the launch of two limited editions from Skittles and Starburst, as Wrigley, a subsidiary of Mars, aims to capitalise on the...
Monster Assasins Creed special can

Game on

Monster Energy has launched an on-pack promotion offering exclusive Assassin's Creed content and special prizes

Small is bountiful

CRAFT manufacturing is becoming important in many parts of the drinks business including whisky. At Isle of Arran Distillery managing director Euan Mitchell said...

Fife focus for Kingsbarns

Family-owned Fife distillery Kingsbarns has unveiled a new whisky – Balcomie
WE are set for a barbecue summer, according to Caroline Hoare of specialist manufacturer Bar-Be-Quick. “Families want to spend quality time together having low-cost, healthy meals,” she said.

Families set to enjoy cheap grills

WE are set for a barbecue summer, according to Caroline Hoare of specialist manufacturer Bar-Be-Quick. “Families want to spend quality time together having low-cost,...
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Festive fair

SHOPPING for Christmas gifts should be fun but can be stressful. Some manufacturers are keen to give retailers and consumers the chance to spread...

Extended treats marked personal

BISCUIT fans have the chance to get their names on their favourites this Christmas thanks to United Biscuits. Boxes of McVitie’s Victoria, Family Circle and...
Wildcat Bramble gin

Going wild for new gin flavour

It might only be a year old, but Wildcat Gin has already expanded its portfolio with the launch of a new flavour.

It’s time for the soft sell

THE Christmas tradition of families getting together and the fact that many adults now choose frequently not to drink alcohol present many opportunities for...

Screaming onto shelf

COCA-Cola European partners (CCEP) has announced it will embark on its biggest-ever Halloween campaign for Fanta, rolling out limited-edition packs and spending big on marketing activities.