Five new flavours from Cadbury have hit the shelves in time for peak couch season, aka winter.

Limited edition runs of Coconut Rough Fruit & Nut, Popcorn (Coles only) and Hedgehog (Woolworths only) are out, while Creamy Hazelnut Crunch and Crispy Mint Creme are now permanent fictures.

Coconut Rough Fruit & Nut includes a 'textural new twist' and is packed with toasted coconut, sultanas and hazelnut pieces. Popcorn mixes a sweet, salty and crunchy combination, and Hedgehog features biscuit, toasted coconut and almond pieces.

Adding Creamy Hazlenut Crunch and Crispy Mint Creme permanently to the Dairy Milk range as 'modern re-expressions' of popular chocolate flavours.

The new Cadbury Dairy Milk flavours have now started rolling out in supermarkets and retailers nationally.

Packaging News

A Collective Action Group has been announced to drive 2025 National Packaging Targets includes leading industry and government representatives. Big names like Visy and Pact Group, Nestle, Coca-Cola Amatil, and Coles, David Jones and Country Road are among the line-up.

Supermarket giant Aldi is committing to dramatically reducing its plastic packaging, saying it will axe it by a quarter within the next six years, and it will cease supply of many single use plastic products by the end of next year.

In a world first, FMCG giant Procter & Gamble is set to pilot skincare products in refillable containers, which it says could dramatically reduce the amount of plastic used in the beauty category.