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August

Lucozade backs Big Brother
03 August, 2009

Lucozade Energy is the sponsor of the 2009 Big Brother TV series. According to brand owner GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the sponsorship, supported by a £12m marketing campaign, is expected to drive significant sales for the brand around the series finale later this month.

Fruity offer from Whitworths
03 August, 2009

Whitworths has launched nibl, which it says is a new range of healthier, indulgent fruit, nut and chocolate mixes, into the adult healthy snacking market.

Hula Hoops' big campaign
03 August, 2009

To support its new on-pack promotion, interactive website and TV advertising campaign for Hula Hoops, United Biscuits is giving readers the chance to get their hands on five cases of Hula Hoops. There are five prizes available.

Price checks and site checks make my day
03 August, 2009

First I check the emails. We are on daily Platts now, and the price seems to move with the stock market at the moment. BigOil is my first reference as to how prices will change today. And Total's email will come in shortly.

HOW TO ENTER GIVEAWAYS
03 August, 2009

Write your name, address and phone number on a postcard or sealed envelope stating what you want – Domestos, nibl, Lucozade or Hula Hoops – and we'll do the rest, including delivery. Send it to us at Forecourt Trader, William Reed Business Media, Broadfield Park, Crawley, West Sussex RH11 9RT by August 31, 2009.

Fuel prices - July 27, 2009
03 August, 2009

Following a deal agreed with Harvest Energy, do you think it will be good to see the Total brand returning to UK forecourts?