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Made in Switzerland 'Swissness' law to enter in force 1 January 2017

'Unfortunate': Nestlé to lose Swiss cross on 80 brands

By Niamh Michail

Nestlé will be forced to drop the Swiss cross from 80 products manufactured in Switzerland following a new law on 'Swissness' set to come into force in January next year. "This is very unfortunate," the head of Nestlé Switzerland has...

Picture credit: Pro Carton. 2015 winners

ECMA Congress 2015, Bucharest, Romania

Revealed: F&B winners from the Pro Carton ECMA Awards 2015

By Jenny Eagle

From a wedge of cheese sold in a carton pack, to Swiss chocolate for special occasions, this year’s Pro Carton ECMA Awards focused on the sustainability of cartonboard as a replacement for other types of packaging material.

 Bastian Fassin, Chairman AISM (left) presents Ricola boss Felix Richterich (center) with ISM Award with Gerald Böse, CEO of Koelnmesse (right)

Ricola CEO bags ISM Award 2015

By Oliver Nieburg

Ricola owner and CEO Felix Richterich has won the ISM Award 2015 for exceptional services to the confectionery and snack sector.