BOOST RESPONDS TO SUGAR LEVY WITH NEW RECIPE
Dec16

BOOST RESPONDS TO SUGAR LEVY WITH NEW RECIPE

Boost Drinks is reformulating all of its energy SKUs to 4.9g of sugar per 100ml in advance of the Soft Drinks Industry Levy coming into force next April. Exempt from the levy, all the new recipe SKUs will be in market by February 2018. True to its Champion Of The Independents commitment, the challenger brand has also announced that there will be no price increases – maintaining its competitive price for consumers and great cash...

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Strathmore Water has been announced as the national supplier of bottled water for the European Athletics Indoor Championships Glasgow 2019.
Dec16

Strathmore Water has been announced as the national supplier of bottled water for the European Athletics Indoor Championships Glasgow 2019.

Athletes, officials and volunteers at the event will be hydrated by more than 60,000 bottles being supplied by the water brand.   The European Athletics Indoor Championships will take place 1st – 3rd March 2019 in the Emirates Arena in Glasgow. It is expected 700 athletes will take part, with up to 400 coaches and team staff, from over 45 countries. The anticipated number of spectators is 18,000 over the three days and more than 700...

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Fuelling and fulfilling a new breed of snackers  Global snacking company pladis, shares its insights into UK snacking habits
Dec05

Fuelling and fulfilling a new breed of snackers Global snacking company pladis, shares its insights into UK snacking habits

 Now in its second year, global snacking company, pladis, today reveals its insights into ‘the new breed of snackers’ in the UK.   “The options for consumers have never been greater. Whether it’s as a wholesome snack, an indulgent treat or a mood-enhancer, it’s interesting to see what will steer people to one particular snack over another. We’ve put consumer insights at the heart of every new product in our pipeline to ensure there is...

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NUTELLA IS BACK ON TV WITH CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
Dec05

NUTELLA IS BACK ON TV WITH CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

  Nutella is launching a dedicated £1 m Christmas campaign featuring a new TV creative which hit the nation’s screens on Friday 1st December, a festive pack makeover and digital, social and experiential activations. The campaign will run through to the end of December.   http://www.forecourtshop.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/KRO-NUJA061-030.mp4 With the tagline – ‘spread happiness’ – the Christmas 10 second special creative...

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CO-OP AND COSTCUTTER SUPERMARKETS GROUP ANNOUNCE WHOLESALE AGREEMENT
Nov29

CO-OP AND COSTCUTTER SUPERMARKETS GROUP ANNOUNCE WHOLESALE AGREEMENT

Following the recent announcement concerning Palmer and Harvey (P&H), The Co-op and Costcutter Supermarkets Group (CSG) have today (November 29th) confirmed that an agreement has already been signed that will see Co-op become the exclusive wholesale supplier to CSG which operates the 2,200 Costcutter, Mace, Simply Fresh, Supershop and kwiksave convenience stores from Spring 2018. The deal will also provide the opportunity for...

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JTI statement on P&H Liquidation

“JTI can confirm it was informed today that Palmer & Harvey had unfortunately entered administration. Throughout the whole process JTI has worked continuously to facilitate a constructive solution to the P&H Group’s challenges including extending significant financial and operational support to allow P&H to continue its operations. Regrettably our considerable efforts were not successful. We have a contingency plan in...

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