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NPD trend tracker: From UN chocolate to retro candy

By Flora Southey

This week, FoodNavigator brings you new product development with a sweet touch: premium Ecuadorian chocolate that serves as a ‘catalyst for change’, Barry Callabaut’s 100% wholefruit chocolate, and Tangerine Confectionery’s nostalgic sweets.

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NPD trend tracker: From dairy-free cheesecake to CBD snacks

By Katy Askew

This week, FoodNavigator's roundup of innovative product launches includes details on new CBD snack bars, dairy-free cheesecake and a new look for the classic Quality Street brand. Here are the NPD highlights from across Europe.

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NPD trend tracker: From algae drinks to KitKat innovation

By Flora Southey

As we bid farewell to summer and step into autumn, FoodNavigator brings you new product developments from across Europe. Scroll through the gallery for the latest launches, including an algae protein drink, new Kit Kat and Yorkie bars, and HPP green juice...

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NPD trend tracker: From Wahaca taco kits to zero alcohol beer

By Flora Southey

In this week's food innovation round-up we focus on Wahaca's sleekly designed taco kits, London beer maker Nirvana Brewery's revamp for the 'mainstream market', and profile an eco-packaged chocolate hitting the shelves.

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NPD trend tracker: From raw chocolate to a 'happy gut'

By Katy Askew

In this week's innovation round-up, FoodNavigator profiles a raw chocolate that boasts 'minimally processed' cocoa to preserve nutrients alongside smoothies and granola that aim to give you a 'happy gut'.

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World Steak Challenge 2019 highlights

By Aidan Fortune

The World Steak Challenge 2019 took place at the Round Room in Dublin following an intense day of judging by two sets of panels. With more than 300 entries from 25 different countries, this proved to be the biggest World Steak Challenge yet. Here are...

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NPD trend tracker: From discount fusion to 'healthy' treats

By Katy Askew

This week's round-up of innovation from across Europe sees the opening of a meatless butcher and the launch of some unusual 'fusion' cuisine from discounter Aldi. Healthier options are also on display, with the introduction of 'better-for-you'...

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NPD Trend Tracker: From nostalgic re-boots to no-alcohol spirits

By Katy Askew

From The Coca-Cola Co's revival of French eighties classic Tropico, to new brands that want to raise the stakes in the no-alcohol spirits and beers categories, and vegan seitan burgers, here is FoodNavigator's weekly round-up of the most interesting...

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NPD trend tracker: From organic innovation to summer street food

By Katy Askew

Innovation in the organic space continues apace, with French manufacturers rolling out various bio additions to their portfolios. Meanwhile, Nordic food group Fazer taps into the 'street food' trend with a line-up of new products for the summer...

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NPD trend tracker: From dragon fruit Fanta to tea-inspired chocolate

By Flora Southey

The latest new product developments in Europe cover Kettle Chips' fruit and vegetable-based crisps with gourmet seasoning, tea-inspired chocolate bars, organic Laughing Cow Cheese, and a new Fanta flavour in France that was chosen by teenagers for...

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NPD trend tracker: From CBD coffee pods to Llama Smarties

By Katy Askew

In this week's NPD trend tracker, FoodNavigator profiles some of the most interesting new products to hit the shelves across Europe. From big brand innovation, such as Nestlé's new Llama coloured Smarties, to start-up launches including Rokit's...

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NPD trend tracker: From Brexit hampers to kombucha energy drinks

By Flora Southey

From an Italian 'Brexit Box' full of non-perishables for UK shoppers, to a kombucha and apple cider vinegar energy drink, and a 300th-year anniversary Jubilee cheese in Liechtenstein, FoodNavigator brings you the last new product development...

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NPD trend tracker: From vegan butter to 'wonky' veg crisps

By Flora Southey

From a functional, on-the-go apple cider vinegar juice, to a two-ingredient vegan butter, and gluten-free Japanese rice flour for French bakers. FoodNavigator looks at what is trending in Europe's new product development space.

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NPD trend tracker: From vegan seafood to Greek fine food

By Katy Askew

From a new line of vegan seafood options - including fish-free fish and prawn SKUs - to a range of traditional Greek fine foods, here is our round-up of some of the most exciting recent food product launches to hit the shelves in Europe.

NPD trend tracker: Insect snacks, fruit desserts and soft Skittles

NPD trend tracker: Insect snacks, fruit desserts and soft Skittles

By Niamh Michail

UK retailer Sainsbury's creates a buzz with beer snack bugs, French jam brand Bonne Maman moves into the chilled dessert category and Mars France removes Skittles' crunchy coating. Here is our round-up of some of Europe's most interesting...

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