Big Bear’s XXX balls

Big Bear Confectionery has made XXX Minty Balls available to independents, following a three-month trial in Poundland stores.

Read more: Big Bear Confectionery unveils new Minty Balls


On the case

KP Snacks is rolling out larger cases across its £1 pricemarked crisps range, alongside Roysters T Bone Steak flavour in a new £1 pricemarked format.

Read more: KP Snacks introduces larger snack cases


Black Ops team-up

Monster Energy has announced a partnership with Activision to celebrate the launch of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. 

Xtrm minty flavour

Perfetti Van Melle’s Smint Xtrm is the brand’s first extra-strong menthol mint, available to retailers in packs of 12, with an RRP of £1.15.

It’s a wrap

General Mills has launched an on-pack promotion for its Old El Paso brand, giving shoppers a chance to win a trip to Mexico.

Read more: Old El Paso celebrates Day of the Dead


Share the light at Diwali

Cofresh’s ‘Share the Light’ campaign for Diwali will raise funds through sales of Bombay Mix for an eye healthcare charity.

Read more: Cofresh launches two new mixes


Rose to the occasion

Mondelez has unveiled a £2.8m marketing campaign celebrating Cadbury Roses chocolates, entitled ‘Thank you Very Much’.

Read more: Cadbury Roses returns to screens