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New nuts on a strip
07 November, 2011

United Biscuits has launched a new display solution for KP nuts. The multi-strip range aims to help retailers create additional space in store, increase visibility and help drive cross-category sales. It comes in a ready-to-display card of three strips that can be broken up into individual strips of six packs.

Permanent position
07 November, 2011

The Byron Bay Cookie Company's limited-edition white chocolate chunk & cranberry cookie is now a permanent part of the firm's line-up.

Oh So premium
07 November, 2011

Whiskas Oh So range is being relaunched in an eight-pack with a lower price point in response to shopper demand for variety and quality that doesn't compromise on value.

Your chance to win £500
07 November, 2011

Kraft Foods has launched a new trade website. Retailers who sign up to before November 30 go into a draw to win £500 to invest in their business.

Wispa is back
07 November, 2011

Following its limited-edition comeback in 2009, Wispa is returning as a permanent line as part of Cadbury's Keep Team GB Pumped activity. Its return is backed by a £1.5m campaign.

Even more meals
07 November, 2011

The latest launch from Weight Watchers from Heinz is the Even More range of larger frozen ready meals. The 380g packs have a recommended retail price of £2.79.

Nutella is number one
07 November, 2011

Nutella has overtaken Marmite to become the UK's favourite spread (Nielsen data). Brand owner Ferrero puts much of its success down to an 'impressive ongoing support campaign'.

Cola is latest flavour for Lucozade Energy range
07 November, 2011

The first-ever cola flavoured variant for Lucozade has been added to the Energy range. Brand owner GlaxoSmithKline expects it to be a big hit as cola is the UK's favourite soft drinks' flavour.

Great-tasting pizza
07 November, 2011

Green Isle Foods is launching a new and improved Goodfella's range which includes enhanced recipes, more toppings and new-look packaging.

Hamlet gets all manly
07 November, 2011

JTI is introducing three limited-edition tin designs for Hamlet in time for Christmas. The 'manly knowledge' designs are printed on the inner lids of Hamlet Miniature 10s. They include tongue-in-cheek rules for the art of conversation, hand shaking and shoe wearing. Their presence is highlighted by a 'limited-edition' message on the outer lid. Recent research commissioned by JTI found that 48% of UK retailers experience a seasonal sales increase in cigar products, with 88% citing Christmas as their key period.

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?