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September

Tricks and treats
01 September, 2003

Masterfoods is to run in-store Halloween activity during October to support its funsize chocolate confectionery brands – Mars, Maltesers, Twix, Milky Way, Snickers and Bounty.

White winter for Maltesers
01 September, 2003

A white chocolate, limited edition of Maltesers goes on sale this winter.

Crisps go for gold
01 September, 2003

Golden Wonder is relaunching its range of crisps in a bid to make them the number one brand in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Strange soda change
01 September, 2003

Britvic Soft Drinks has been forced to rename its recently launched Freekee Soda to Tango Strange Soda following a legal challenge.

Bertie returns to TV
01 September, 2003

Following nearly 10 years away from TV screens, Cadbury Trebor Bassett has unveiled its new-look Bertie Bassett character.

Big break for Kit Kat
01 September, 2003

Nestlé Rowntree has made a move on the growing bitesize confectionery market with the launch of Kit Kat Kubes.

All change for Kellogg's bars
01 September, 2003

Kellogg’s is investing £4m in a major overhaul of its Cereal & Milk Bar range.

Mo'gas: An irreverent view from the network
01 September, 2003

LAST MONTH'S JUDGEMENT in the Esso case arrived too late for my column, which, while unfortunate, does mean I’ve had a little longer to consider the outcome. Obviously the overall result was very disappointing – Esso won on two out of three of the issues and is already three goals up on the unresolved matter of whether its margin cuts etc were reasonable. The result was especially disappointing because during the case Justice Moore-Bick had given every indication that he was not going to fall for the ‘we’re a well respected multi-national company and they are unimportant individuals so who are you going to believe?’ routine.

Fuel prices September 2003
01 September, 2003

Data supplied by Catalist Ltd

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