Burts Snacks secures national distribution through Costa Coffee
Award-winning independent snacking brand enters the coffee shop market with new listing in Costa Coffee
Burts Snacks, the UK’s fastest growing, independent snacking brand has announced nationwide distribution of its Burts Potato Chips through the Nation’s Favourite Coffee Shop, Costa Coffee.
From March 2020, four flavours of Burts’ best selling handcooked potato chips – Sea Salt, Sea Salt & Malted Vinegar, Mature Cheddar & Spring Onion and Sweet Chilli – will be available in over 2,000 Costa Coffee shops. The nationwide listing marks a significant step in Burts growth, increasing demand for its award-winning range and bringing an innovative variety of quality British snacks to adventurers and coffee lovers across the country.
Unlike many other brands within the Crisps, Snacks and Nuts (CSN) category, Burts remains an independent and family-owned British brand with heritage at the heart of its extensive range of handcooked crisps and snacks. It is no stranger to working with iconic brands, such as Costa Coffee, as a result has continued to outperform the CSN market with value sales increasing by 4% in the year to 1 December 2019.
Simon Knight, Sales & Marketing Director at Burts Snacks, commented: “We’re committed to bringing the highest quality, great tasting products, made from local ingredients, to consumers across the country. We’re delighted to confirm our nationwide distribution through such an iconic brand as Costa Coffee, because it enables us to feed consumers adventure by providing them with great tasting snacks to enjoy alondside a coffee or on the go. “
Eric Tavoukdijan, Commercial Marketing Director at Costa Coffee, added: “At Costa Coffee, we’re passionate about providing our customers with the highest quality produce and are constantly on the lookout for innovative products from provenance-based, authentic brands that will appeal to everyone who walks through our doors. As the Nation’s Favourite Coffee Shop1, we’re delighted to be partnering with Burts Snacks and know that its range of potato chips will be enjoyed by our customers, alongside a warm cup of our handcrafted signature coffee.”
Burts Snacks has a long history of producing award winning snacks, packed full of flavour and crunch. It is proud to meet the growing demand for highquality, great tasting snacks, made using local ingredient, while remaining family owned and independent.
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