Manufacturers

Amos Sweets moves into its 4.0’ phase. Pic: Amos Sweets

Expansion

Amos Sweets set for global expansion

By Anthony Myers

Candy innovator launches new products in China and makes deals with worldwide distributors, retailers and partners as company moves into export market.

Mars Wrigley has spotlighted its Cocoa & Women for Change program as part of the equality initiative. Pic: GettyImages

Sustainability

Mars Wrigley signs onto $1bn G7 plan to fight inequality

By Kristine Sherred

As one of 34 global companies in the coalition, the candy and pet food giant will advance its existing sustainability platform through a focus on healthy ecosystems and human rights.

Nói Siríus is a market leader in Iceland, with several popular brands. Pic: Nói Siríus

Acquistion

Orkla invests in Iceland’s leading chocolate producer

By Anthony Myers

Orkla ASA has announced it has signed an agreement to purchase 20% of Icelandic company Nói-Siríus HF ('Nói Siríus'), Iceland’s leading chocolate and confectionery manufacturer.