Category: Shopping

ilumi Mediterranean Banquet Review

We were recently contacted by our friends at Ilumi World and asked to review one of their banquets. We chose the Mediterranean one as the selection of food sounded great, although it has to be said it was hard to choose as they all looked fantastic.   We were very eager to await its arrival and we did not have...

No.G Gluten-free brand goes from strength to strength and secures Asda deal

Another small UK independent manufacturer that has made it in to the mainstream suppliers, well done to NoG who have got their pies stocked in Asda, Sainsbury’s and Ocado. The deal to supply six products to Asda has doubled the output at the Nottingham-based Riverside Bakery, NoG’s brand manager Sam Benjamin told FoodManufacture.co.uk.“We were doing about 8,000 products a week,”...

USA to get gluten-free Cheerios this summer

It has been announced that in the USA the well known brand of breakfast cereal Cheerio’s will become Gluten Free. This is good news for all Coeliac’s who miss out on many mainstream cereals due to cross contamination. Hopefully once they are launched in the USA they will make their way over the UK too, meaning good news for all...

LadyBird Foods – Grimsby Gluten Free Firm success

A GLUTEN-FREE food business which first tested its products at a Grimsby market has experienced impressive growth in sales after attending some of the region’s farmers’ markets.Ladybird Foods, which is run by Simone Porter, launched in September 2013 to provide homemade baked products and ready meals to those with coeliac disease and wheat intolerance. After testing the water with products...

Save At The Italian Delicatessen Nife Is Life

We came across a great online Deli called ‘Nife Is Life’, it’s a novel idea that actually works really well. Many of their mainstream products are naturally gluten free (such as cheeses, yoghurts, fresh fish and wine etc.). However when doing a search for gluten free on their site they do a nice selection of gluten free pastas in types...

Lidl Offering Gluten Free Food Again

I was delighted when Nicola came back from here weekly shop at Lidl with some gluten free goodies. She bought a box of teacakes and orange jaffa cakes as a treat and apparently thet were very good value when compared to the other supermarkets. It appears Lidl have started selling a selection of gluten free goodies by Kelkin, at least...