India

Ferrero India manufactures Kinder Joy, Tic Tac and Kinder Schoko-Bons Crispy, and imports Ferrero Rocher and Nutella. ©Ferrero India

Ferrero reveals mass market expansion plans in India

By Lester Wan

Ferrero India has revealed its plans to build a new product portfolio for the mass market in India, with the firm assessing opportunities for some of the 20 confectionery brands it acquired from the US unit of Nestle at the start of the year.

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Chocolate to fall under FSSAI standards from 2018

By RJ Whitehead

Chocolate manufacturers will have to fall in line with the constraints of food safety and standards regulations after India’s health ministry placed all types of chocolate under the regulator’s purview.

Former MD of Wrigley India takes reigns at Mondelēz India Foods. ©iStock/Marcio Silva

Mondelēz appoints ex-Wrigley boss as India MD

By Oliver Nieburg

Mondelēz International has named the managing director for its India business months after inaugurating a chocolate plant in Andhra Pradesh that will be its largest Asia Pacific plant.