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The Veggie Eye team spreads far & wide, we have our contacts and our ears to the ground so that we can keep our readers up to date with any industry news regarding vegetarian & vegan products, so what have we noticed this past week….

Innocent to launch a new vitamin infused juice range:

Innocent, a brand name synonymous with smoothies especially here in the UK are launching a brand new vitamin infused super juice range that will hit the shelves next month -April -(2017), the strong NPD range will feature the following…

  1. Wonder Green – a blend of apple, pear & cucumber with ginger & vitamins
  2. Super Juice – A blend of oranges, blood oranges with acerola cherries & vitamins.
  3. Super Juice – A blend of raspberries, cherries & goji berries & vitamins

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The juices come packed with some of the best essential & required vitamins including B2, B3, B6, C & E.

The range will be available in two size formats, 360ml (rsp £1.79) & 750ml (rsp:£2.99).

Vitalite launches Dairy-free Coconut Spread.

Vitalite has embraced the coconut theme by launching a new dairy-free spread, following hot on the heels of many supermarket own-label products the vegan spread launched into Sainsbury’s stores in February and has an imminent launch into Waitrose stores with the coming days, it comes in a 500g tub and is priced at rsp: £1.45


Cauli Rice smashes crowdfunding target.

Cauli Rice the Innovative low carb cauliflower rice brand has hit a huge bonus via it’s crowdfunding campaign, Cauli Rice is the first long-life, convenience version of cauliflower rice in the world, It is preservative-free and has up to 75% fewer calories than rice, couscous or pasta, the brand has seen the campaign raise a phenomenal £1.4 million via it’s fourth round of funding, that is £1 million more than it’s original target with 1000 investors all taking a stake in the thriving business.

Since the brand starting crowdfunding in 2014 it has raised a whopping £3million.

Cauli Rice

Quorn revamp packaging as the brand looks globally.

You may notice something slightly different when you purchase your Quorn products this month, because from the 1st March a new look Quorn packaging revamp hits our shelves, the new packaging features a modern slate and orange design, it’s a change that is all part of the brands huge £10million revamp as it aims to continue its growth into the global markets with operations starting in Asia and some further key appointments in it’s commercial team overseas.

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Alpro launch two new variants.

Veggie Eye favourites Alpro have added two new variants to it’s range, the plant based brand have launched a Strawberry & Raspberry flavour single serve yogurt into the ‘Go On’ category which launched in 2016, the 150g pot will launch into Morrisons this week and is priced at £.85p.

Alpro go on single serveAlpro have also launched a new 500g ‘big pot’, the plain with oat product is available from Asda nationwide from this week and is priced at £1.80.


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