Chocolate

Partners for survival

Partners for survival

Two of Spain's biggest confectionery producers are feeling the
pressure of competition in the market and are actively seeking
partners to help them survive in the increasingly cut-throat
market.

Joining the Elite

Joining the Elite

Israeli food giant Elite Industries has won a NIS 10 million
(€1.9m) contract to manufacture bittersweet and white chocolate
bars for British supermarket chain Sainsbury.

Callebaut closes in

Callebaut closes in

Chocolate giant Barry Callebaut has acquired US-based Brach's
Confections Holding. The takeover gives the firm a significant
presence in the US consumer confectionery market and access to the
world's largest retailers and...

Bar wars

Bar wars

Kit Kat Kubes, a bite-size version of Nestlé's popular countline
bar, will compete with existing products from Cadbury and Mars in
the UK market.