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Blakemore Retail Launches New SPAR at Aldridge

Blakemore Retail has opened a brand new SPAR convenience store in Aldridge, Walsall.Situated on Northgate Road, the 2,580 sq ft store opened its doors on Friday 30th June on the site of a former pub.Featuring a state-of-the-art Daily Deli food…Continue

Tags: at, Aldridge, SPAR, New, Retail

Started by Mark Bradshaw Jul 12, 2017.

SPAR Brand juices and smoothies get fresh for summer

 SPAR UK is refreshing its juices and smoothies ranges to help retailers grow sales of on-trend soft drinks flavours and formats this summer. The SPAR Brand 250ml Smoothies range is being updated with a new look and flavour, Mixed Berry (RRP £1),…Continue

Tags: fresh, for, summer, get, smoothies

Started by Mark Bradshaw Jul 3, 2017.

MFG and Morrisons forecourt convenience trial

 In October 2015 Motor Fuel Group (MFG) announced a pilot with Morrisons to trial their convenience food offer in five of their petrol filling station shops.MFG and Morrisons have now decided to draw a line under the trial. The Londis brand, which…Continue

Tags: convenience, trial, forecourt, Morrisons, and

Started by Mark Bradshaw Mar 9, 2017.

Pastorfrigor showcases at EuroShop

Refrigeration specialists Pastorfrigor will be showcasing their vast range of products at this year’s EuroShop Trade Fair. Recognised as the world’s number one trade show it offers Pastorfrigor the ideal platform to exhibit their latest equipment…Continue

Tags: EuroShop, at, showcases, Pastorfrigor

Started by Mark Bradshaw Feb 10, 2017.


With relaunch of popular TV ad and social media campaignHellmann’s, the UK’s number one mayonnaise brand from Unilever UK[1], is set to unveil the remake of its popular Christmas TV ad, as part of a £1 million pound…Continue


Started by Mark Bradshaw Dec 6, 2016.

SPAR brings shoppers sweet treat with new premium cookies

 To make the most of the growing opportunity in the biscuit market, SPAR is launching a range of three new delicious all butter luxury cookies under their own brand. The range comprises three 200g variants: Fruit & Oat (RRP £1.59), Triple…Continue

Tags: new, premium, cookies, with, treat

Started by Mark Bradshaw Oct 24, 2016.

WorldFoods spices up home cooking with free from range of Asian cooking pastes and sauces

 WorldFoods, a pioneer in the fusion and Asian food industry, has today announced that it is bringing its all-natural, authentic range of Asian pastes and sauces to the UK, following its success in the US and Europe. The range will include eight…Continue

Tags: of, range, Asian, pastes, sauces

Started by Mark Bradshaw Sep 21, 2016.


Ginsters, one of the nation’s favourite sandwich brands[1], is relaunching its sandwich range with eye-catching new pack designs, new flavours and more fillings.  The wider range includes pasta salad pots and new wraps…Continue


Started by Mark Bradshaw Sep 1, 2016.

SPAR switching to cage-free eggs by 2025

 SPAR UK Ltd is phasing out the sale of caged eggs by 2025. Debbie Robinson, SPAR UK Managing Director said: “We have reviewed our egg suppliers including all of our regional producers and in line with the grocery market; SPAR is committing to…Continue

Tags: by, 2025, eggs, cage-free, switching

Started by Mark Bradshaw Aug 10, 2016.

Delta Refrigeration and Pastorfrigor Group join forces in deal

Today, 4th August 2016, one of Europe’s leading refrigeration suppliers, Italian company Pastorfrigor, has acquired a majority share in Delta Refrigeration, bringing a host of exciting new changes to the company – including a new name, Pastorfrigor…Continue

Tags: forces, in, deal, join, Group

Started by Mark Bradshaw Aug 4, 2016.

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