Plantain is an all-natural, vegan-friendly, gluten-free nibble that provides the perfect base for other flavours: wild garlic, spices or a light smattering of salt. Purely uses only sustainably farmed plantain from Ecuador, suited to health-conscious types.
Price From £1.99 for a 75g bag
FEM has launched a device that helps protect ice scoops and enhance ice hygiene. The Scoop Alarm Monitor ensures ice scoops are always kept safe and clean by alerting staff if the scoop is not returned to its protective guard. The Saf-T-Ice scoop also has dual germ guards that keep knuckles and thumbs away from the ice, while its narrow chute prevents spills.
Metcalfe’s has launched two brand new formats of low-calorie snacking products: corn chips and mini rice cakes. The corn chips are available in two flavours: Nacho Cheese (92 calories) and Sizzlin’ BBQ (94 calories). The chocolate-covered Metcalfe’s mini rice cakes contain a mix of wholegrain and white rice and are available in three flavours: milk chocolate (81 calories), dark chocolate with orange (79 calories) and white chocolate (80 calories).
Price 85p per packet
Morgenrot has added non-alcoholic Playground IPA from Dutch craft brewer vandeStreek Brouwerij to its range. Brewed using five types of American hops, including Mosaic, Citra and Cascade varieties, the new launch taps into the demand for the IPA beer style.
Price £40 for a case of 24 x 33cl bottles
Wexiödisk has added a new Roller Table to its portfolio in a move to offer an upgraded warewashing solution. The table is an additional tool designed to speed up the warewashing process, conveying baskets of dishes, crockery and utensils.
Price From £756
Lemonsoda, Italy’s ‘queen of lemonades’, has been launched into the UK by Royal Unibrew. The drink is packed with the juice and pulp of real Sicilian lemons and comes in a sleek can with easily identifiable black and yellow packaging.
Price £13.15 for a case of 24 x 330ml cans
Footwear brand Dr Martens is bridging the gap for safety work boots with the launch of its Original Slip-Resistant range. With a PVC hybrid outsole built to industrial grade, the new collection includes the 1461 SR – a classic three-tie shoe; 1460 SR – an eight-tie boot; and the 2976 SR – a traditional Chelsea boot design. All are available in cherry red and black.
Price £140 for the 1460 eight-tie boot, £145 for the 2976 Chelsea boot