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No-go zone for check-outs?

No-go zone for check-outs?

The Food Commission has got the knives out for the UK supermarket
sector and confectionery manufacturers over the sale of sweets and
snacks at the checkout, which it claims is contributing to the
worsening health of the nation.

Cloetta Fazer unfazed

Cloetta Fazer unfazed

Tough economic conditions have taken their toll on Scandinavian
confectionery group Cloetta Fazer. A contraction in the Swedish
market has resulted in a drop in profit for the third quarter of
2003, which the company has attributed...

Hershey recovers form

Hershey recovers form

Hershey Foods looks set to finish the year in style after
publishing some solid financial results. This represents a slight
turnaround in fortunes after disappointing results from the
beginning of the year.