Netherlands

Coming to America: Trader's Joe, Cost Plus World Markets and others sign deals for Daelmans stroopwafels. Photo: Daelmans

Daelmans stroopwafels coming to the US

By Oliver Nieburg

Dutch firm Daelmans has entered the US with its stroopwafels and has already secured listings in major retail chains such as Target and 7-Eleven.

Halloren eyes Thailand and Korea to drive growth

Halloren targets Thailand and Korea for export growth

By Oliver Nieburg

German confectioner Halloren believes its best growth prospects lie in the fast growing markets in Thailand and Korea as well as North America amid intense competition in its home market.

Fair trade chocolate, sugar-free candy and boxed chocolates to keep the windmills spinning in the Netherlands

Market Trends - Dutch confectionery sector

Premium confectionery drive in the Netherlands, says Leatherhead

By Oliver Nieburg

Boxed chocolates, sugar-free candy and fair trade chocolate are likeliest to succeed in the increasingly premium Dutch confectionery market, according to an analyst at Leatherhead Food Research.