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October

Premium rice cakes
04 October, 2010

Kallo Foods is launching a range of premium flavoured rice cakes. They come in jumbo and mini sizes for eat-at-home and impulse occasions. Rrp is £1.59 and 59p respectively.

Lingerie discount
04 October, 2010

A new promotion on Always and Tampax offers consumers a 20% discount on Figleaves lingerie products. The activity will be supported by a multi-media marketing campaign.

Varta charges to the rescue
04 October, 2010

Varta has announced an addition to its rechargeables range with the introduction of the Back-up Charger.

Fund will Refuel sales
04 October, 2010

Sales of Mars Refuel chocolate milkshake are set to soar this winter as the successful Mars Refuel Drink Fund re-opens for a month, offering clubs and individuals the chance to apply for a £500 sports award.

Give energy drink sales a Kick
04 October, 2010

Kick Energy is one of the fastest growing energy drink brands in the UK, and after establishing itself as one of the leading energy drinks in the on trade, the brand's creator Global Brands is making major strides to grow Kick Energy in the off trade.

Freshen up with Halo wipes
04 October, 2010

The Halo range of pocket-sized wipes has just been rebranded and the new product lines are now available to forecourts retailers. The range comprises handy hygienic wipes, deodorant wipes, eye make-up remover pads, toilet & surface wipes, and moist toilet tissue. There are 10 wipes in a pack and 30 make-up remover pads.

Sej loves negotiating his way through the day
04 October, 2010

The alarm goes off at 6.30am.It is time to get ready for another busy day. I never know at this stage how the day will go, but one thing is for sure it's bound to be as interesting and as varied as the past 30 years that I've been in the oil industry!

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?