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These are all the posts that have been tagged with smarties.

Asda welcomes Unicorn Smarties

In response to the increasing popularity of unicorn-themed food and drink products, Nestlé UK has announced the launch of its new special edition Unicorn Smarties.

An Easter full of surprises

On my travels over Easter, I was particularly impressed by the sheer range of confectionery that appeared on retailers shelves over the weekend.

Clubbing together

The confectionery industry is once again uniting in the battle towards sugar and fat reduction, this time with the launch of a research group dubbed the ‘chocolate and confectionery club.’

KitKats to have 10% less sugar

In keeping with last week’s sugar reduction and reformulation theme, Nestlé’s UK and Ireland has revealed that 10% of sugar will be removed from its well-known brands, including KitKat, Aero, Smarties, Munchies and Rolo by next year.

Kit Kat and Fruit Pastilles voted UK’s favourite treats

Kit Kat chocolate bar and Fruit Pastilles are the nation’s favourite Rowntree’s treats according to a survey done recently by UK visitor attraction, York’s Chocolate Story. The survey which was carried out to mark the 150th anniversary of the founding of Rowntree’s in York sought to find which of the brands products still tickled people’s […]

Rowntree’s celebrates 150 years

The confectionery company that helped change the way the United Kingdom and the rest of the world eats chocolate is celebrating its 150th anniversary this month. Rowntree’s, which was acquired by Nestlé in 1988, began as a small drinking cocoa producer in the city of York in the north of England in the 19th century. […]

Chocolate trends

International sales of sugared sweets and chocolate continue to rise at a steady pace as the demand for confectionery in developing regions such as the Asia Pacific region and the Middle East rises.

Smarties still have the answer

Smarties are one of the UK’s favourite chocolate treats and this year sees the much loved confectionery brand celebrate its 75th anniversary. To mark this milestone birthday and celebrate their heritage, Smarties is introducing a limited edition retro hexatube to pay tribute to packaging of the past. Smarties were created in 1937 – before then […]

Nestlé Confectionery launches spring range

Nestlé Confectionery hopes to help convenience retailers make the most of the incremental sales and profit opportunities of the season through a clear focus on Easter immediate consumption early in the season.