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New Forest Ice Cream extends impulse range
26 July, 2019

New Forest Ice Cream has extended its impulse range of wrapped ice creams and frozen lollies with three new products.

The big scoop
06 May, 2019

It should come as no great surprise to learn that sales of ice cream did well in 2018. Lots of hot, sunny weather led to increased sales with impulse sales up 24% in convenience channel to £124m and take-home sales up 16% to reach £184m (Nielsen data). And although the summer definitely helped sales, ice cream is now proven to be a year-round seller with 31% of sales occurring during the winter.

Polar Krush eliminates plastic straws from its brand
12 April, 2019

Iced drinks company Polar Krush, has eliminated plastic straws from its brand with the launch of a “100% environmentally friendly” spoon straw.

Magnum introduces new White Chocolate & Cookie flavour
22 March, 2019

Ice cream brand Magnum is launching Magnum White Chocolate & Cookies across all formats, including handheld and tubs, and will be supported by a £5m media value marketing spend.

Unilever adds vegan option to Breyers range
22 March, 2019

Unilever is expanding its Breyers range this month, following its launch in the UK last year, with a new dairy-free variant providing a low-calorie, vegan-friendly ice cream product.

Unilever partners Ferrero to introduce Kinder ice creams
22 February, 2019

Unilever has announced a first-time collaboration with Ferrero to bring Kinder and Kinder Bueno Ice Cream to the UK, following a launch in Europe last year.

Ben & Jerry's extends love to Refugee Action
22 February, 2019

Ben & Jerry’s has introduced a new topped creation, Topped Love Is…, with proceeds going towards supporting Refugee Action.

Lotus Bakeries introduces Lotus Biscoff ice cream to UK
15 February, 2019

Lotus Bakeries has launched Lotus Biscoff ice cream in the UK.

McCain launches lighter version of Home Chips
18 January, 2019

McCain is launching a lighter version of its Home Chips.

Quorn adds to fishless range with vegan products
18 January, 2019

Quorn is adding to its fishless range in March with the launch of two new vegan frozen fishless products – Battered Fishless Fillets and Breaded Fishless Fillets (200g; rrp £2.99).

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