Pizza is quintessentially Italian staple but it is the French who consume the most chilled pizza in Europe, accounting for 36.5% of the market. Convenience is a key driver for all consumers but it is the way French people associate chilled foods with freshness that results in the surprising statistic about chilled pizza consumption. Data … Continue reading “Why do the French eat the most chilled pizza in Europe?”
SIAL, the International Food Exhibition (Salon International de l’Alimentation), will take place from October 21 – 25, 2018 at Paris Nord Villepinte, north of the French capital. This biennial event has become the go-to, inspirational meeting place for the entire food-processing industry. For over 50 years, SIAL has grown in importance, showcasing innovations in the … Continue reading “SIAL Paris 2018 Set To Inspire The World’s Food Industry”
The value of the Belgian food and drink industry in 2017 grew with 5.1% to €52.6 billion. This excellent result is mainly thanks to exports which grew with 7.5% to €26.7 billion. Especially the markets outside the EU saw the strongest growth (+15.5%), reaching a turnover of €4.3 billion. The most important long distance market … Continue reading “Export of Belgian food & drink industry is booming”
Last April key Dutch retailer Jumbo launched three flavours of the sugar free and vegan ice cream Perfect World Ice Cream (PWIC). PWIC is an entrepreneurial British start-up which goal is to revolutionise the ice cream category by producing ice cream without sugar and dairy.
Perfect World Ice Cream has teamed up with Green Seed UK to grow their business in UK retail and foodservice, with a roll-out into selected European markets also now just beginning. Capitalising on the trends for both vegan and healthy foods, Perfect World is now making a big impact on UK consumers (with 95,000 Facebook … Continue reading “It’s a Perfect World for Green Seed UK”
IRVINE, Calif. — Theatregoers can now sip on a refreshing and delicious beverage while enjoying Escape to Margaritaville, the new Broadway musical comedy featuring the songs of iconic singer-songwriter-author Jimmy Buffett, thanks to a sponsorship by Obrigado coconut water. The international beverage brand is the official non-alcoholic beverage sponsor of the Broadway show. Escape to Margaritaville … Continue reading “Obrigado Serves as Official Sponsor of ‘Escape to Margaritaville’”
According to the supplier of big data and predictive analytics for manufacturers and distributors of consumer goods, IRI, the Spanish consumption is in continuous growth, being the departments of perfumery and of the healthy foods the ones that grow more. By channels, the large supermarket continues to lead the market (growing market share to 49.8%), … Continue reading “FMCG-Growing in Spain thanks to a connected and healthy consumer”
Associated British Foods-owned snacking brand Ryvita will launch two new product lines in the UK this year alongside updated packaging and a £1.9 million advertising campaign. Ryvita Protein will be unveiled as the brand aims to respond to consumer demand for protein in the savoury biscuit market. Created using pea protein, the line will be … Continue reading “RYVITA LAUNCHES NEW SNACKING LINES IN RESPONSE TO PROTEIN TREND”