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  • Britvic Rejects Two Takeover Bids From Carlsberg June 21, 2024
    British soft drinks giant Britvic has rejected a takeover approach from Danish brewer Carlsberg. In a statement issued in response to press speculation, Britvic revealed that Carlsberg had made an initial bid of 1,200 pence per share on 6 June, (more…) The post Britvic Rejects Two Takeover Bids From Carlsberg appeared first on KamCity.
  • Evolving Category Management: How To Stay Ahead June 21, 2024
    Hear from industry experts from both retailers and suppliers on how they have successfully worked together growing categories in an ever-evolving retail and shopper landscape…book your place on this IGD event (more…) The post Evolving Category Management: How To Stay Ahead appeared first on KamCity.
  • Better Month For Retail Sales June 21, 2024
    Retail spending in the UK bounced back last month as better weather and falling inflation boosted consumer confidence. Data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows retail sales volumes rose by 2.9% in May on a monthly basis, after (more…) The post Better Month For Retail Sales appeared first on KamCity.
  • Consumer Confidence Improves Despite Election June 21, 2024
    Consumer confidence in the UK has improved for the third month in a row, with data suggesting that people are becoming more positive about the economy after a difficult few years. Despite the uncertainty caused by the general election, GfK’s (more…) The post Consumer Confidence Improves Despite Election appeared first on KamCity.
  • Danone Stepping Up Focus On Health To Drive Growth June 21, 2024
    Danone, the owner of brands such as Activia, Evian, and Aptamil, revealed yesterday that it plans to step up its focus on health and medical nutrition as part of efforts to boost sales growth and cash generation over the next (more…) The post Danone Stepping Up Focus On Health To Drive Growth appeared first on […]
  • Ocado Shares Hit Six-Year Low After Overseas Partner Pauses Warehouse Opening Programme June 21, 2024
    Ocado’s share price slumped to its lowest level for more than six years yesterday after it revealed that plans to open a fourth robotic warehouse for Canadian supermarket chain Sobeys had been put on hold, and their tie-up was no (more…) The post Ocado Shares Hit Six-Year Low After Overseas Partner Pauses Warehouse Opening Programme […]
  • The Next Government Needs To Secure Future Of British Food, Say Farming And Retail Bodies June 21, 2024
    Ahead of next month’s general election, party leaders are being urged by producers and retailers to set out how they intend to support domestic food sectors and ensure that the UK has a resilient supply chain. The NFU, British Retail (more…) The post The Next Government Needs To Secure Future Of British Food, Say Farming […]
  • Food Companies Wade Carefully Into Weight-Loss Waters June 21, 2024
    Nestlé’s new food brand for people taking weight-loss drugs like Wegovy will note that the meals are high in protein, fibre and nutrients, but will not name the blockbuster medications. Read the full article on the Reuters website (more…) The post Food Companies Wade Carefully Into Weight-Loss Waters appeared first on KamCity.
  • Perfectly Clear Launches New Children’s Drink Range June 21, 2024
    Fruit-flavoured spring water brand Perfectly Clear has announced the launch of Dino Water – a new range of sugar-free children’s drinks. Dino Water comes in two SKUs – Orange & Mango and Blackcurrant – and contains multi-vitamins. It will be available in packs of four (more…) The post Perfectly Clear Launches New Children’s Drink Range appeared first on KamCity.
  • Multimillion Pound Relaunch For Jammie Dodgers June 21, 2024
    Fox’s Burton’s Biscuits (FBC) is refreshing its Jammie Dodgers brand to make them “even fruitier”, whilst also debuting a new, modernised look across its packaging to make different flavours more identifiable. Colin Taylor, Trade Marketing Director at FBC UK, commented: (more…) The post Multimillion Pound Relaunch For Jammie Dodgers appeared first on KamCity.