20 March 2014
Soft drinks maker Nichols believes price-marked packaging (PMP) is here to stay, as it revealed PMP accounted for most of Vimto's sales growth in UK impulse channels last year.
19 March 2014
Purity Soft Drinks has appointed a former Mars marketing director as its next CEO in an effort to accelerate expansion of its Juice Burst brand in the UK.
13 March 2014
UK soft drinks maker Nichols has posted a slight rise in full-year sales but profits dropped because of costs over a structural shake-up and a legal tussle in Pakistan.
13 March 2014
Nichols has followed The Coca-Cola Co into the growing liquid water enhancer market with an extension to its core brand Vimto.
21 January 2014
WeightWatchers has revealed details of a new UK marketing push for its soft drinks range, on top of a wider multi-media campaign for the company.
10 January 2014
Back in May, Nichols chairman John Nichols warned that a shift in his firm's focus from carbonates to stills would stymie any chance of full-year growth. It seems his pessimism was misplaced.
10 January 2014
UK soft drinks maker Nichols has posted an increase in full-year sales for 2013, as gains in concentrate made up for declines in carbonate for its core Vimto brand.
12 November 2013
Spirits group Quintessential Brands has launched a limited-edition seasonal sloe variant of its Bloom gin.
12 August 2013
Diageo has launched an extension for its Baileys Original Irish Cream that mixes 30g of Belgian chocolate into each bottle.
26 July 2013
Nichols' Weight Watchers Soft Drinks Blackberry & Apple
25 July 2013
Nichols has hailed its focus switch from carbonates to stills as it posted a rise in half-year profits despite flat sales.
24 June 2013
Vimto maker Nichols has appointed a Coca-Cola Enterprises sales exec as its commercial director.
19 June 2013
Nichols has added another potentially lucrative licensing deal to its portfolio with its entry into the energy drinks sector.
1 May 2013
Nichols has warned that its sales will drop this year, as it shifts focus from carbonates to stills.
13 March 2013
Marnie Millard's promotion to the head of Nichols has been in the making since she joined the company a year ago, an analyst has claimed.
7 March 2013
Nichols has bucked weaker trends in the UK soft drinks market to post a healthy jump in full-year sales and profits.
19 February 2013
Last week was a challenging one, on top of a difficult year for UK soft drinks.
18 February 2013
Savse, an independent smoothie maker from the country of Georgia, has launched three flavours in the UK.
14 January 2013
Salvatore Calabrese's Liquore di Limone
7 January 2013
Nichols outpaced the UK soft drinks sector last year as bad weather and difficult trading conditions failed to dampen sales.
12 December 2012
Barr Britvic could be on Suntory Holdings' shopping list in the UK when the Japanese group looks at international acquisitions, according to an analyst.
3 December 2012
Nichols has lined up a post-Christmas marketing push for the Weight Watchers soft drinks portfolio in the UK.
13 November 2012
Chase Distillery is following its Chase Vodka offering with a dry gin to tap into the category’s growing demand.
6 November 2012
Travel Retail distributor World of Patria International has announced that one of its directors will leave the company at the end of this month.
4 October 2012
Lovoka's Lovoka vodka liqueur
2 October 2012
Nyetimber's Nyetimber Demi-Sec
11 September 2012
Australian winery McWilliam’s Wines has teamed up with Weight Watchers to launch a range of lower-calorie wines in the UK.
5 September 2012
“Made in Scotland from girders,” was the old tagline for the Irn Bru CSD. And in the past few years, Irn-Bru owners AG Barr have proved to be made of sterner stuff than its potential merger partner Britvic.
13 August 2012
Firefly has announced the launch of a new range of its "natural" fruit drinks in 500ml PET bottles.
26 July 2012
Nichols' "commendable" first-half performance is set to continue into H2 as the firm makes more breakthroughs in overseas markets, an analyst has forecast.