Wrigley sues Cadbury over packaging
Wrigley has filed a lawsuit against Cadbury Adams in the US for
violation of its trade dress.
Big spending Hershey attempt to tap sugar-free gum market
Hershey, the US confectioner, is attempting to tap into the growing
sugar free market with the launch of a new gum in the shape of an
Gum and emerging markets drive Cadbury's 2005 growth
Cadbury Schweppes has exploited the continued global growth of
chewing gum and tapped into emerging new markets to report
increased sales for 2005.
Wrigley installs texture analyser
Wrigley UK has installed a texture analyser for quality control and
new product development.
Cadbury to magnify gum focus
Cadbury Schweppes will buy South Africa's biggest chewing gum
business for £33 million(€48m), and sell its drinks business in the
Wrigley's sales break $4 billion barrier
Wrigley, the world's largest manufacturer of chewing gum, yesterday
said sales grew by 14 per cent in 2005 to $4.2 billion (€3.5bn), a
Cadbury opens $40 million gum research centre
Cadbury has opened a $40 million chewing gum research centre to
develop new products for a booming market.
Sugar free gum chews up mint market
Sugar free chewing gum is the biggest growth area in the UK gum and
mints sector, according to a report by Mintel.
Gum tax prevented as industry steps in
Ireland has scrapped plans for a chewing gum tax after
manufacturers, including Wrigley, pledged €7 million to a campaign
fund aimed at reducing litter.
Wrigley tackles chewy problem
Chewing gum manufacturers have taken up the fight against discarded
gum that costs tax payers millions of pounds to clean.
US army develops tooth-cleaning gum
American soldiers could soon benefit from tooth-cleaning chewing
gum. An army research team has developed an active ingredient that
can be included in gum to keep mouths clean when toothpaste and
brush are out of the question.
Wrigley fined for price fixing
The Romanian Competition Council has fined Wrigley Romania and 26
connected companies €5.5 million for introducing minimum prices on
its products, which was seen to be a measure that is in violation
of EU law.
New flavours to widen categories for Wrigley
American confectioner Wrigley is aiming to continue its aggressive
growth strategy by broadening its product ranges through brand
extensions and is taking successful flavours cross-brand.
Gum innovation to enter confectionery market?
Researchers have developed a new chewing gum formulation that
contains bacteria able to tackle consumers' bad breath, offering
new opportunities in the market.
Wrigley challenges confectionery giants
Wrigley has unveiled its new Global Innovations Centre in Chicago,
asserting its commitment to expanding beyond chewing gum into the
wider confectionery market.