Two major confectionery players have this month announced inroads into Russia, demonstrating that cocoa ingredients suppliers and their customers are seeking to spear fresh wins in Russia's emerging, and burgeoning, confectionery market.
The world's largest chewing gum manufacturer Wrigley has made its
presence felt in the European chocolate market with the acquisition
of a leading Russian confectionery company in a $300m (€232.5m)
deal which will increase the...