Breakfast cereal giant Kellogg’s has announced that it will reduce its sugar content by up to 40 per cent in its Coco Pops and Rice Krispies. How to make everything into a drama, by a three year-old, 'Gwyneth fanny candle explosion' is a sentence that makes sense in 2021, Lil Wayne, Joe Exotic, Lee Harvey Oswald: Trump reveals his pardon list, Jabs Army, and the other ways the pandemic has become a World War Two nostalgia wank, Man recognises individual blades of grass in local park, Six twatty things Trump can do today before f**king off, 'Go to the factory and ask': a grandparent's guide to finding a job, Are you thick or are the schools having a f**king laugh? This is all against the backdrop of the government’s sugar reduction programme. Try to fix it yourself and end up breaking it. The announcement comes just weeks after shadow health secretary Andy Burnham, criticised cereal makers, calling on sugar content to be limited at 30 per cent. Both the Granola and the Clusters ranges are very positive for category value growth as they drive trade up through higher pence per gram.”That move towards pricier lines reflects what’s going on in the wider category. “We took the super ingredients all around us in nature and brought them together in simple, tasty and exciting products - absolutely nothing artificial, no confusing labels which parents struggle to make head or tail of and that all the family would enjoy.”Given Public Health England’s warning in September that 40% of primary school leavers could be overweight in 2024, challenging the norm can only be a good thing. It’s not the only one seeing success with a higher-priced offering. Alpen Chocolate | Launch date: January 2020 | Manufacturer: Weetabix | With Alpen’s sales going soggy, owner Weetabix has launched its first chocolate variant. Enter, Troo No Pot Porridge+ sachets. There haven’t been for weeks. “In 2019, we united all WK Kellogg’s granolas under the ‘no added sugar’ umbrella, containing naturally occurring sugars only - resulting in a considerable increase in rate of sale.” That success inspired the launch of the two-strong WK Kellogg Plant Protein Crunch last July, which has already delivered incremental sales, according to Middlemast. When asked, consumers also cited wholegrain and high fibre as two of the most important considerations.”Hence the launch of Lizi’s Super Muesli, a four-strong range of cereals promising specific functional benefits such as a boost to energy levels and even cognitive health and mental wellbeing. A statue of Edward Colston is thrown into a harbour and sparks weeks of debate. Stewart McGuckin, head of retail at brand owner Rainforest Foods, says it was vital to take a different approach at a time when it is becoming “more difficult for families to find a product they can trust”.“With increasing focus on the amount of sugar in many products, the type of ingredients used and where they’re from, we wanted to create foods that challenged the normal way of doing things,” he explains. Make it clear that the latest outrage only has you overreacting because it’s the culmination of a series. We’ve rounded up some of the best and worst cereals from various stores and brands and given each one a rating out of 10, 1 being a … Those figures are driven partly by massive gains for Aldi and Lidl, which have grown their cereal sales by 8.7% and 7% respectively. Because it is keen to stress that the brand’s growth is not coming from kids. Available in Double Chocolate and Banana & Chocolate (rsp: £1.49/70g) flavours, the lines provide at least 15.7g of protein and no more than 9.3g of sugar per serving. You can only feel big by complaining about small things. According to the discounter, the move would curb “pester power” from kids who were attracted to the designs of the sugary cereals. Made with Tony’s closely guarded secret recipe, these crunchy flakes are full of carbohydrates to help you through the day, and also provide 50% of your daily requirement of three important B-Vitamins. Vitamins B1, B2, B3, B6, B12 and iron contribute to normal energy-affording metabolism. It’s just that the kitchen lightbulb blowing has caused you to clench your fists and scream ‘f**k the world’? There haven’t been for weeks. Forget lager and shots. March will see the launch of a 500g pack format for the brand. A new generation is opting for probiotics, CBD and isotonic alcohol-free beer. The former’s growth – along with that of Frosties, up 10.6% (£2.2m) on volumes up 8.6% – proves there is still a place at the breakfast table for sugary cereals. Asda nutritionist Beth Fowler says removing characters from its own-label cereals is part of its “long-term effort” to tackle obesity. But today, 13 weeks into lockdown, there are no Frosties. Live alone? Kellogg's Frosties are sugar frosted flakes of corn it contains vitamin D, B vitamins and iron. However, volumes are down for both brands, partly as a result of cuts to deal activity. “The range is packed full of added vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin C, B6, B2 and zinc, as well as natural ingredients such as turmeric, barley, hemp, maca powder and quinoa to deliver specific health benefits. GoodBelly | Launch date: October 2019 | Manufacturer: Cereal Partners Worldwide | As the gut health trend gains ground, Cereal Partners Worldwide has launched a duo of cereals containing live probiotic bacteria. It’s hardly proof of a category in rude health, especially when volumes are down 1.4%. Blame this on Global Warming - not Brexit. Write a review Rest of Bran Cereal shelf See the performance of the cartoon-adorned Kellogg’s Coco Pops and Rice Krispies, down £2.7m (5.4%) and £1.9m (5.1%) respectively [Nielsen 52 w/e 7 September 2019]. Take our quiz, Britain begins 500-year isolation from the rest of the world, Five Brexit benefits they're not telling you about, Going for a piss in grey sweatpants too risky, men over 40 agree, Six great ways to avoid having sex with your partner, The moron's guide to not voting for idiots, I am ready to accept your apologies, says Brexiter, 'Bridgerton is my wife's porn', says man who has no f**king idea, Piers Morgan's guide to fleeing a sinking ship. And rather than face up to their failure to keep Britain stocked with essentials, the government is silent. There’s a Crunchy Nut Chocolate & Hazelnut option and a Special K Red Berries pot for the health-conscious crowd. By 2020, the two chocolate-makers warn that that number could swell to 1 million metric tons, a more than 14-fold increase; by 2030, they think the deficit could reach 2 million metric tons. So it’s hardly surprising. But Kellogg’s is tackling that through higher-priced innovation, which seems to be proving a hit. Using this byproduct from juice bars, which produce around 2kg of waste for every 450ml of juice produced, results in a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions while providing an ingredient that is high in fibre and contains no refined sugar, says Nibs Etc. We need our sugared flakes of heaven back, stat! But it’s also down to the aforementioned pricier lines. Children are excited by these wonderful creatures so their removal will be a godsend to parents.”. They come in two variants: Strawberry, Apple & Carrot and Blueberry, Apple & Beetroot (rsp: £2.99/350g). On this trajectory that could rise to nearly 200,000 excess deaths by the end of 2020, even with the extra funding that has been earmarked for public sector services this year. “Retailers play a crucial role in helping customers make more informed choices”, For now, Kellogg’s shows no sign of reneging on its tried-and-tested mascots Tony the Tiger, Coco the Monkey and Snap, Crackle & Pop. £2.00 Clubcard Price Offer valid for delivery from 13/01/2021 until 02/02/2021. There are no limits on just how far away these cereals can stray from standard children’s fare. Children are going hungry. Heavy rain all summer in the midwest USA. Still, it’s not all about healthy fare. Because cereal mascots are fast on their way to becoming an endangered species. Kellogg's Frosties 750g Allergen Information Contains: Barley Weight 750 Grams Units 750.0 gram Storage Instructions Store in a dry place. “Children are excited by cartoons so their removal will be a godsend to parents”. Add to Wish List. It seems to be a successful strategy. “The association between cartoon characters and obesity is well known. Not logged in before? Meanwhile, brands with values are booming. Once you’re at a peak of blind rage, take direct action. But 73% of branded cereal is still sold on promotion, compared with just 27% of own label. It’s these added benefits that will continue to lift the category.”. In October, Cereal Partners Worldwide launched GoodBelly, a duo of wholegrain flake products containing live probiotic cultures to benefit digestive health. Rainforest Foods wants to steal a slurp of his market share with a ‘healthier’ alternative to Coco Pops – and Rice Krispies, too. Updated: May 6, 2020 12:15 PM Posted By: CNN Wendy's expects the beef shortage that's affecting about 1,000 of its US restaurants to continue for the foreseeable future. Asda is the only big four retailer to have grown category value. Kantar analyst Keith Gowan says the new mueslis and granolas “sell at a price premium compared to the rest of the market - £2.02 per pack compared with the £1.71 average”.To justify this premium, many brands are trading on a mix of natural, ethical, nutritional and environmental credentials. The company will also end on-pack promotions on Frosties aimed at children. As with the flour shortage of 2020, meat shortages were not caused by a lack of livestock, but by a lack of workers and locations to process meat and get it to consumers. Coco Pops’ recipe contains half the sugar it did in 2017, says Kellogg’s. Come on, Boris. “The discounters are in growth and own label lines make up roughly 90% of their cereal repertoire,” adds Gowan. The greatest value gain of the year belongs to Crunchy Nut, which has netted an extra £6.6m after reporting strong growth for its premium granolas. Kellogg's - Frosties - 750g Brand: Kellogg's Best Before Date: 21/05/2020 P&P weight each: 875.00 Grams. More coming soon. We had the Great Loo Roll Shortage of 2020. With the arrival of Covid-19, Britain’s £25bn food-to-go market was sucked down the drain. “Crunchy Nut Clusters grew 10.3%, driven largely by new shoppers. See the Bambeanies brand (see right), a duo of low-sugar kids’ cereals featuring ingredients that would have horrified the Ricicles generation, such as chickpeas and baobab. See the menu and find a location near you. A problem shared is a problem magnified out of all proportion, so the more the merrier. Resign yourself to a day on the sofa eating toffees, and then absolutely blow your f**king stack when you lose a filling. Country of origin United Kingdom Brand Frosties Others clearly see this as a trend worth ­tapping. But today, 13 weeks into lockdown, there are no Frosties. Just days later, Asda and Aldi followed suit with culls of their own characters.It all forms part of a move towards healthier, more conscious choices at the breakfast table. Rolling meat shortages are now underway in the US. But when a real hero to our nation like Tony the Tiger is muzzled and erased, even Piers Morgan is banned from saying a word. This age group is also more likely to be swayed by environmental concerns. Nibs Etc | Launch date: March 2020 | Manufacturer: Nibs Etc | This oat, almond & honey granola is partly made from carrot, apple and ginger pulp that would otherwise have been sent to landfill. Asda’s own label lines have seen value growth of 7.7%, while Sainsbury’s are up 3.4%. Once you’ve broken it, cry. COPING fine with 2020? All will be revealed in our healthy cereals guide! We had the Great Flour Shortage. Simply add milk or water for a healthy morning breakfast. They’ve owned up to other errors, like their disastrous test-and-trace app, the shortage of PPE, the sending of infected patients to care homes. But one of its worst sugar offenders, Frosties, will not have its sugar cut; because Kellogg’s claims that it is mainly eaten by adults. Don’t Google around and for God’s sake don’t read the instruction manual. Price each: £1.50. Although Kantar names it the biggest launch in cereals in 2019, it was not enough to put the overall brand in growth. Kellogg's All Bran Golden Crunch Cereal 390G. Kellogg's Frosties have been around since 1952, when the cereal was first introduced in the US. Fields flooded and crops rotted. For proof, see the £2.7m (73.8%) gain of vegan, organic and no added sugar brand WK Kellogg. 75% ot this years corn crop lost. Made from our classic Kellogg’s Corn Flakes but with a delicious frosted coating, Frosties is truly a tasty start to the day. This combined growth has helped temper the rising price of branded cereals. However the range was axed shortly after due to poor sales. By continuing to browse our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. “We want to inspire customers to make healthier everyday choices.” Tam Fry, chairman of the National Obesity Forum, believes it’s the right move. Granola Fusion Pots | Launch date: February 2020 | Manufacturer: Kellogg’s | Twelve per cent of breakfasts are eaten ‘al desko’, says Kellogg’s. “Own label lines continue to make significant gains on branded cereals, accounting for 30% of market value and 45% of packs sold over the past year,” according to Kantar analyst Keith Gowan. WK Kellogg by Kids | Launch date: January 2020 | Manufacturer: Kellogg’s | Captain Rik must be spinning in his grave. Peanut butter, jam and other spreads are flying. “However, it is important to note that health means different things to different people - ranging from digestive wellness to reduced sugar in the diet. Up to 100 workers at a Nestlé production centre … That’s resulting in big declines for the likes of Kellogg’s Corn Flakes, Coco Pops, Quaker Oats and Weetos. “It’s irresponsible of Kellogg’s to continue using these characters,” he says. But context is everything, because the last time Nielsen reported value growth for cereals over a similar period was in 2013. For on a matter of this importance, no excuse is acceptable. A cut in promotions has been key to the rise in value and the corresponding drop in volumes, while the rise of premium, health-led brands is also significant. Instead, retailers are going big on the cheaper own-label versions of big brands. But wait, there's more... from chicken wraps and 4 for 4 meal deals to chili, salads, and frostys, we've got you. Caroline Westbrook Thursday 21 May 2020 11:36 am. 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