- FENTIMANS RESPONDS TO MARKET SHIFT WITH NEW MIXER RANGE
The growing popularity of long mixed drinks has encouraged UK independent premium soft drinks brand Fentimans to launch a range of 200ml mixers and tonics from May, with a gradual phase-out of older 125ml sizes.
- UK MEAT SALES SLOW, WHILE FISH GOES AGAINST THE CURRENT
Fresh meat and poultry growth rates slowed down in the UK in the 12 weeks to March 21, with fresh primary meat growing 11.6% and fresh processed 5.8%, in comparison to figures from the start of lockdown restrictions in March 2020, according to the latest data from Kantar.
- ORGANIC & HEALTHY FOODS ARE SEEING THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT AGAIN
Los Angeles-based private equity firm Butterfly Equity has stepped up its investment focus on the food sector again this year following a string of pre-pandemic acquisitions spanning the entire food value chain from ‘seed to fork’.