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IFE 2019 Plant-based trend

IFE 2019 Plant-based trend

admin 06/04/2019 0
35% of Food & Drink Businesses Impacted by Plant-Based TrendAccording to new research from IFEPlant-based food and veganism, the free-from movement and booze-free beverages have been identified as the top three trends which impacted food & drink busi...
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UK Leading Vegan NPD

UK Leading Vegan NPD

admin 04/02/2019 0
According to the Global Mintel New Products Database, the UK has knocked Germany off it's no.1 spot for vegan new product development in 2018.  Around 16% of new products launched in the UK 2018 had a vegan claim. 3% more than Germany.  Overall in Eu...
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Unilever buys Vegetarian Butcher

Unilever buys Vegetarian Butcher

admin 02/01/2019 0
According to The Guardian newspaper:'Unilever is buying the meat-substitute company The Vegetarian Butcher as it looks to cash in on the growing number of consumers turning their backs on meat.Founded by the former cattle farmer Jaap Korteweg, the Du...
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Avoid the supermarket squeeze

Avoid the supermarket squeeze

admin 04/10/2018 0
According to an article published in the Speciality Food Magazine, a bidding war by supermarkets has resulted in manufacturers, producers and suppliers feeling their margins being squeezed.The report highlights how supermarkets are extending their cr...
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Convenience store growth

Convenience store growth

admin 25/07/2018 0
Retail Design World have reported on the latest IGD forecasts which predict the convenience retail channel in the UK is set to be worth £47.2bn in 2023, a predicted growth of £7.1bn. The growth represents compound annual growth of 3.3 per cent for th...
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High street increases vegan selection

High street increases vegan selection

admin 18/06/2018 0
Holland & Barrett seek hundreds more products as plans for all-vegan store move onEuropean health food giant Holland & Barrett is looking for 500 new vegan product lines this year, as the retailer looks to launch its first ever standalone vegan store...
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