British Sandwich Association

31% of sandwiches bought in the UK are chicken

The UK’s favourite sandwich is chicken

By Nicholas Robinson

Sandwiches with a chicken filling are the most popular variety bought by consumers, new data from the British Sandwich Association (BSA) has shown.

The humble BLT is Britain's favourite sandwich filling

BLT is Britain’s favourite sandwich

By Andrew Williams

BLT (bacon, lettuce and tomato) tops a somewhat conservative list of Britons’ favourite sandwich fillings, with prawn mayo and ham and cheese featuring highly on the glamour-free list.

Best buns: Greggs has won the title Specialist Sandwich Chain of the Year

Greggs crowned sandwich chain of year

By Mike Stones

High street baker Greggs has fought off stiff competition from Pret A Manger, Subway and O'Briens to win the title ‘Specialist Sandwich Chain of the Year’.

Fill me in

Fill me in

By Rod Addy

Like the format of some varieties of nut, new product development (NPD) in snacks and sandwiches is a mixed bag.

Trend-spotting: Focuson snacks and sandwiches

Trend-spotting: Focuson snacks and sandwiches

Being able to spot a developing trend is important in any facet of business and none more so than the sandwich trade. Michelle Knott reports on the booming business of street food, novel ingredients and local heroes

Hard times bite

Hard times bite

By Michelle Knott

Sandwich makers are also seeing changes in consumer purchasing behaviour as money gets tighter. Michelle Knott reports


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