Hershey enters organic chocolate market
US confectionery company Hershey has extended its foothold in the
premium chocolate sector with the purchase of Dagoba organic
Nestlé enjoys strong organic growth
Nestlé today said sales are up 9.1 per cent to CHF72.2bn (€45.4bn)
in the first eight months of this year compared to the same period
Cadbury brand targets convenience trend
UK snack maker Kitchen Range Foods has launched a new range of
individually packaged chocolate doughnuts, created using the iconic
Cadbury confectionery brand.
Nestlé France outsources transport logistics
Nestlé France has outsourced its supply chain transport to Geodis
for the next three years,under a contract that guarantees the
Switzerland-based agrifood giant guaranteed performancetargets.
Nestlé shifts Smarties production
Major restructuring for Swiss based confectionery company Nestlé
has cost 645 jobs in England as the company prepares to move
production of some of its core brands.
Cadbury's tax win signals opportunity for multinationals
An EU court ruling in favour of Cadbury opens the door for
multinationals to shop around the bloc for the lowest tax rates.
Wrigley and Cadbury war over gum patent
Leading gum manufacturer Wrigley has lost a court battle to halt
Cadbury's sugarless gum operations in Australia.
Hershey cashing in on cacao
US based confectionery maker Hershey has launched a new range of
chocolate, designed to offer consumers a more upmarket version of
the traditional indulgence.
Cadbury board welcomes new addition
US based confectionery company Cadbury Schweppes has announced the
appointment of a new non-executive director.
Cadbury probe set to receive cash boost
The UK Cadbury salmonella scare continues to dog the company as its
local council applies for around £30,000 (€44,500) in funding to
investigate safety breaches at the factory where contamination
Sweet profits for Nestlé despite rising costs
European confectionery giant Nestle has overcome rising energy
costs to report strong profits in the company's first half results
announced today, but admits there remains room for improvement in
Cadbury updates old favourites
Undeterred by this week's news that the recent UK salmonella scare
could cost the company £20m (€29.3m), Cadbury Schweppes has
announced the addition of three new chocolate products to the
market.Cadbury Flake Dark, Dairy Milk...
Cadbury invests in R&D to grow Asia sales
Global confectionery maker Cadbury Schweppes has opened its first
R&D centre in south-east Asia, as it seeks to drive growth in
emerging markets like China, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.
Cadbury contamination proves costly
A UK product recall due to Salmonella contamination could cost £20m
(€29.3m) and perhaps more, Cadbury Schweppes said yesterday.
Lotte confectionery buys up Chinese chocolate maker
South Korea's leading confectionery maker Lotte has bought a
Shanghai-based chocolate company, as it seeks to expand in the
fast-growing Chinese market.