Chocolate

Alex Tyumenin

Q&A

CREATIVE CONVERSATIONS: Alex Tyumenin

By Anthony Myers

Creative Conversations is ConfectioneryNews’s new online series profiling influential people working in the confectionery industry. Alex Tyumenin, MD, Chocolette Confectionary Ltd is our guest today.

Katjes is set to expand in France with former Mondelēz candy brands. Pic: Creative Commons Zero

M&A

Katjes to expand in France with former Mondelēz candy brands

By Douglas Yu

Katjes International is hoping to merge its French and Belgian businesses with CPK, an independent chocolate confectionery production group that French investment firm Eurazeo formed last year after buying a collection of Mondelēz’s European candy brands.