26 February 2021

City Snapshot: Ontario Teachers explores £360m Burton’s Biscuits sale

Top story Jammie Dodgers and Wagon Wheels maker Burton’s Biscuits is being put up for sale after its owner appointed bankers to explore options. Ontario Teachers’ […]
26 February 2021

Media Bites 26 Feb: Asda, DS Smith/Mondi, ABF/Primark

About 5,000 jobs are at risk at Asda after the supermarket group launched a big restructuring in response to the rapid rise of online shopping (The […]
25 February 2021

Ribena ditches plastic for recyclable paper straws

Ribena has permanently ditched plastic straws. The soft drinks brand has stopped manufacturing plastic straws for its Ribena cartons, and has replaced them with 100% recyclable […]
25 February 2021

Jammie Dodgers maker Burton’s Biscuits set to be put on sale

Jammie Dodgers and Wagon Wheels maker Burton’s Biscuits is being put up for sale after its owner appointed bankers to explore options. Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, […]
25 February 2021

Pieminister outlines plan to win B Corp certification

Pieminister has set out its intention to become a B Corp. The plans come after a slew of sustainability moves, such as switching up its packs […]
25 February 2021

Kingsland Drinks bets on bag-in-box wine with ‘six figure’ investment

Kingsland Drinks is betting big on bag-in-box wines. The Salford-based supplier is ploughing a six-figure sum into upping its production capabilities for bag-in-box by 50% – […]
25 February 2021

Bidfood and Brakes to deliver Covid test kits to schools for government

Wholesale giants Bidfood and Brakes are teaming up again to deliver millions of coronavirus test kits on behalf of the government to senior schools across Great […]
25 February 2021

Sainsbury’s to drop ‘Live Well for Less’ slogan

Sainsbury’s has unveiled a new brand tagline – ‘Helping everyone eat better’ – to reflect its focus on becoming more environmentally conscious and giving customers value for money. The […]
25 February 2021

Giles Brook backs eco cleaning challenger Neat with six-figure investment

Eco cleaning products start-up Neat is the latest fmcg brand to receive backing from serial investor Giles Brook. Launched at the end of 2020, the business […]
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