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We source the latest, attention-grabbing news stories in the UK food&drink industry so you don’t have to. We guarantee that you won’t stumble upon any random DIY or gardening articles here. Instead, visit us daily to check out up-to-date news about the hottest new product launches, government campaigns, marketing initiatives and consumer trends.

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09 October 2015: food&drink towers celebrates its 9th birthday by launching a new blog!

food&drink towers is getting old… It first opened its doors in 2006. On October 9th, TODAY, the online foodie hub reaches the grand old age of nine years old (not too shabby for an o…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Friday 9th of October 2015 12:46:00 PM. Territory: Global

11 August 2015: Eight new organic blends from EHL

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Tuesday 11th of August 2015 07:43:00 AM. Territory: UK

17 June 2015: Third Literally Summer Party

In just one week, 120 tickets have been allocated for this year's #LiterallySummerParty. We're so excited about this event! The Third Annual Summer Media Party will be a chance to celebrate success…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Wednesday 17th of June 2015 09:51:00 AM. Territory: International

02 March 2015: food&drink towers heads to the IFE - let us know if you'll be there!

Helen Lewis and Samuel Batt from food&drink towers / Literally PR will be heading to the IFE this year and we'd love to meet some fellow food&drink towers members! If you're going to be ther…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 2nd of March 2015 10:34:00 AM. Territory: International

07 October 2014: Happy 8th birthday to food&drink towers on Thursday!

food&drink towers will celebrate its EIGHTH birthday on Thursday (9th October)! To honour the longevity of this little website that serves more than 5000 members, remains free to use and links f…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Tuesday 7th of October 2014 09:46:00 AM. Territory: Global

19 May 2014: Thai Restaurant launches ‘spec-duckular’ vegetarian menu

By Georgia Horne Nestled in the heart of Camden, the exciting and edgy Pan-Asian Restaurant- Gilgamesh is set to launch a ‘Mock Duck’ menu. The highly celebrated and award winning resta…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 19th of May 2014 02:05:00 PM. Territory: UK

15 May 2014: Winterwell: The quintessentially English garden party with a twist

By Georgia Horne On June 14th 2014, the Winterwell festival will once again entice, entertain and immerse festival goers in a wondrous world of music, games and culinary delights. During the day, g…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Thursday 15th of May 2014 09:46:00 AM. Territory: UK, Italy

09 April 2014: The Natural Food Show 2014

Returning to London's Olympia this weekend on 13-14 April, The Natural Food Trade Show 2014 will showcase its biggest ever choice of the world's best natural, organic, Fairtrade, free-from and speci…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Wednesday 9th of April 2014 05:53:00 PM. Territory: Global

09 April 2014: Targeting bottled water at children

With global bottled water sales consistently rising by more than 5% a year, companies are increasingly turning their attention to new segments and new consumers. There are now over 50 brand variants…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Wednesday 9th of April 2014 09:18:00 AM. Territory: Global

10 February 2014: Halloumi & Hummus - We're Not The Only Family In The UK To Love These Foods!

I had to share this story with you, as huge fans of both products, it's great to hear that these two 'essential' purchases in our weekly shop are doing so well across the country. Halloumi: Britons…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 10th of February 2014 11:25:00 AM. Territory: UK

21 January 2014: PR opportunity - goody bags for the news:rewired journalism conference

It is a one-day conference, called news:rewired, which is attended by 200-230 people interested in the latest tools and techniques being harnessed by newsrooms. The one-day event will re…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Tuesday 21st of January 2014 01:51:00 PM. Territory: Global

30 December 2013: 2014 PRDS (press release distribution service) packages at reduced rate for the New Year!

Established in 2006 by Helen Lewis, a food and drink journalist and brand/PR consultant, www.foodanddrinktowers.com has become a pioneer for free and affordable services to increase communication be…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 30th of December 2013 07:02:00 PM. Territory: Global

17 December 2013: NMW 2014 – 13 – 16 May, Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park

National Manufacturing Week (NMW) – the event that delivers innovation, information and inspiration to Australian manufacturers – will break new ground when it returns to Sydney in May.&…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Tuesday 17th of December 2013 09:29:00 AM. Territory: Australia, UK

16 December 2013: Bumper cereal harvests

Bumper harvests across the world’s major cereal producing regions have led to a sustained fall in farm gate prices this year across a number of soft commodities including corn, wheat and soybe…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 16th of December 2013 09:35:00 AM. Territory: Global

09 December 2013: Ten Top Trends for 2014 Report Published Today

Introduction As a registered member at food&drink towers, you're invited to email us at helen@foodanddrinktowers.co.uk to receive your free copy of this annual industry favourite - completely f…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 9th of December 2013 06:38:00 AM. Territory: Global

21 October 2013: Global stevia market passes $300 million

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 21st of October 2013 10:46:00 AM. Territory: Global

07 October 2013: Ten Top Trends for 2014 Report - Survey Now Live!

#foodtrends #2014trends #drinkstrends #foodresearch #foodsurvey #foodnews https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/fdt2014trends   Thank you for helping us create this year's 10 Top Trends for 2014 repo…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 7th of October 2013 02:16:00 PM. Territory: Global

07 October 2013: food&drink towers turns seven this Wednesday!

  Seven facts about food&drink towers:   1. Over the past seven years we've had more than 5000 people sign up to join the free food&drink communications hub bringing together jo…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 7th of October 2013 10:51:00 AM. Territory: Global

23 September 2013: Food and drink exports return to growth in the UK

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) today reported that in the first half of 2013, total UK food and non-alcoholic drink exports grew by 2.5% to £6.1billion. This comes as welcome news with FD…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 23rd of September 2013 09:59:00 AM. Territory: UK

23 September 2013: Love Drinks to launch Grasovka® Bison Grass Vodka in the UK.

Love Drinks is delighted to announce the arrival of Grasovka® to its portfolio. A premium example of the polish Żubrówka vodka category, Grasovka® is multi-award* winning bison grass …

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 23rd of September 2013 09:33:00 AM. Territory: UK

05 September 2013: Oyster market at Pescatori Charlotte Street

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Thursday 5th of September 2013 08:31:00 PM. Territory: UK

18 July 2013: Literally London Summer Media Party A Massive Success

Books, Drinks & Food: The Launch Of The Literally PR Thursday 18 July 2013, London, United Kingdom: On the hottest day of the year (Wednesday 17 July) Literally PR hosted a media party for more…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Thursday 18th of July 2013 10:22:00 AM. Territory: UK

10 July 2013: Economy food and drink launches overtake Premium for first time in the UK in 2012.

  With the economic climate remaining uncertain and Brits continuing to be cautious in their spending, economy lines and products featuring value-related claims have never been in …

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Wednesday 10th of July 2013 12:01:00 AM. Territory: UK

29 April 2013: Potato-based Blue Ice Vodka first spirit to carry gluten free package labelling

Blue Ice Vodka, an American potato vodka produced at Distilled Resources in the US announced a benchmark achievement among the spirits industry, earning distinction as the first spirit brand in…

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Monday 29th of April 2013 10:28:00 AM. Territory: United States

25 April 2013: Spanish red and French white wine for the first time in aluminum cans with Protected Quality seal

Posted by Food and Drink Towers, Thursday 25th of April 2013 08:22:00 AM. Territory: Europe

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