soft drinks

The rise of low and no-sugar soft drinks

Priyanka Jethwa discovers that increasingly health-conscious consumers and the forthcoming ‘sugar tax’ are leading to a rise in sales of low- and no-sugar soft drinks. As April draws closer, soft-drinks manufacturers are feeling further pressure...

Sales tonic: making the most of cold remedy season

Demand for over-the-counter medicines is set to increase as winter sets in. But what are consumers looking for in remedies? Shireen Khalil reveals that price and effectiveness are key. With the colder months creeping in...

Cold storage: frozen presents many opportunities for wholesalers

The frozen category is riding the crest of a wave and wholesalers across the UK are responding accordingly, investing in new freezers or altering their depot layouts to adjust for the demand. Foodservice is an...
crisps sales

How to stock fast-selling crisps and snacks

Crisps & snacks is an important category. Joseph Lee looks at how suppliers are adapting to market trends and how wholesalers can stock the right products when there are so many to choose from. Snacking...
hot drinks

Top up your hot drinks range

The UK is a nation of tea-lovers but the teas we love are changing. Shireen Khalil finds out what a new generation of young, health-conscious consumers are drinking. The UK remains the land of tea-lovers,...