Produce World and Lincolnshire Field Products form partnership

Produce World Group (PWG) has formed a growing partnership with Lincolnshire Field Products (LFP) to produce brassicas for the 2015 harvest. Source link

Paddington Bear and Shaun the Sheep get food licensing deals

Hain Daniels is this month rolling out a new label on its Robertson’s Golden Shred marmalade… Source link

Symington’s buys ready meal maker Tanfield Foods

Chicken Tonight and Ragu supplier Symington’s has bought convenience meals producer Tanfield Foods for an undisclosed sum. Source link

Outfit signs deal for stores across four retail parks

Arcadia Group owned Outfit has signed deals with shopping centre operator British Land for a total of 50,000 square feet of space across four retail parks. Source link

Walkers Crisps reveals winner of Do Us A Flavour campaign

Pulled Pork in a Sticky BBQ Sauce has been declared the winning flavour in Walkers’ Do Us A Flavour campaign. Source link

Christopher Kane names new chief executive

Luxury fashion brand Christopher Kane has appointed Sarah Crook as chief executive. Source link

Poundshop.com merges with rival Hereforapound.com

Steve Smith’s Poundshop.com has joined forces with rival Hereforapound.com and relaunched with a new website. Source link

Half of consumers will order gifts online just days before 25 December

New research has shown that almost half of consumers will order this year’s Christmas gifts online less than a week before the big day. Source link

Reckitt Benckiser sales climb as it cautions on full-year outlook

Reckitt Benckiser today said it still expected to hit its full-year targets despite “slow market conditions”, with the UK one of its strongest performing operations. Source link

Carpetright appoints new chairman as Lord Harris gets set to retire

Carpetright has announced that executive chairman Lord Harris is to retire from the board at the end of the month. He will be succeeded by Bob Ivell who will become…