Key confectionery trends in 2018

The confectionery market is set to transform again in 2018. PRIYANKA JETHWA looks at the latest trends, from plant-based diets to American candy, to find the must-stocks. Confectionery is a vital category for both retailers...

Key alcohol trends in 2018

Consumers want greater variety and quality from their alcoholic drinks. Shireen Khalil looks at what is new, what is selling and what will be the hot trends of 2018. Maximising sales on your core range...

Spice up your life with our condiment guide

Adventurous foodies are looking for new and exotic foods. Priyanka Jethwa explores the condiments that will help you meet their needs. As our desire to travel grows, our appetite for new recipes and flavours does, too....
holiday drinks

Festive cheer: what do consumers want to drink for the holidays?

Drinks are a major part of Christmas celebrations. Charlotte Buxton looks at what consumers want to drink over the holidays, and what you can do to help your customers. The festive period sees friends, family...
Vaping legislation

Six months after tobacco legislation changes – what’s shifted?

Tobacco legislation changes have now been in effect for six months. Joseph Lee looks at how they have changed the market, and finds out who the winners – and losers – are. Six months after...