Snack Foods

Nim’s Fruit Crisps has secured a listing in Tesco stores

Nim’s Fruit Crisps secures Tesco listing

By James Ridler

Healthy snack manufacturer Nim’s Fruit Crisps has secured a listing in Tesco stores nationwide, the company’s largest listing with a UK supermarket to date.

Russian snacks firm installs multi-head weigher

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Russian snacks firm installs multi-head weigher

By Rick Pendrous

Russian snack food supplier FoodArt is using an Ishida 14-head multi-head weigher to provide the flexibility it needs in handling a wide variety of dried fruits and nuts at different target weights.

The webinar, Sustainable snacking trends for 2017, takes place at 3pm on Thursday June 15

European Snacks Association backs free snacking webinar

By Michael Stones

Key insights into the €14bn European snacks market will be on offer in the Food Manufacture Group’s free, one-hour webinar, to take place at 3pm on Thursday June 15, courtesy of the European Snacks Association (ESA) and other leading industry experts.

Nimisha Raj triumphed in the SME category of the Food Manufacture Excellence Awards


Nim’s Fruit Crisps wins SME Innovation of Year award

By Michael Stones

Children’s healthy snacks firm Nim’s Fruit Crisps has gobbled up the Small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) trophy in the food and drink manufacturing industry’s Oscars – the Food Manufacture Excellence Awards (FMEAs). 

Tyrrells crisps was sold for £300M

Tyrrells crisps sold in £300M deal

By Matt Atherton

Premium crisp manufacturer Tyrrells has been sold by Investcorp to Amplify Snack Brands, in a deal worth £300M.

British crisp maker Tyrrells has acquired German snack maker Aroma Snacks

Tyrrells acquires German snack maker

By James Ridler

Tyrrells Crisps has bought German organic crisp maker Aroma Snacks for an undisclosed amount – the company’s first European acquisition.

Kolak Snack Foods boss Rikin Lakhani plans another factory around the M25 next year

Kolak plans another factory around M25

By Rick Pendrous

West London based snack food manufacturer Kolak Snack Foods will commission another factory around the M25 over the coming year, as part of a £15M investment to increase the growing company's production capacity.

Rikin Lakhani, md, Kolak Snack Foods

The Big Interview

Snacks boss on growth trail

By Rick Pendrous

Rikin Lakhani, md of Kolak Snack Foods, tells Rick Pendrous how he came to lead the family business.

Lakhani is predicting growth at Kolak Snack Foods

Snack market will grow despite war on fat

By Laurence Gibbons

The crisp and snack market will continue to grow despite greater public focus on sugar, salt and fat content in foods, according to the boss of one snack firm.


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