Mondelēz International has opened its first sites in Bangladesh, paving the way for the confectionery giant to introduce products from its global portfolio to the country. Read more
Nestlé UK and Ireland's KitKat brand is introducing a new salted caramel fudge flavoured chocolate bar to its KitKat Chunky product line. Read more
Valeo Foods Group has reportedly agreed to acquire Tangerine Confectionery from private equity firm Blackstone in a £100m-plus deal. Read more
The Hershey Company has reported a further net sales rise in its second-quarter results, building upon the company's strong showing in the first quarter of the year. Read more
Mondelēz International is set to release several new 'low-sugar' confectionery products in the UK, including a new Cadbury Dairy Milk containing 30% less sugar. Read more
A Swiss confectionery company, Roelli Roelli, has created a cannabis chewing gum, adding to the trend of cannabis products. Read more
US private equity group Highlander Partners has continued its push in the confectionery category with a second deal in two months. Read more
Finnish food company Fazer has partnered with biodegradable packaging startup Sulapac to develop and test new plastic-free, biodegradable packaging solutions. Read more
Mars Incorporated has appointed Andrew Clarke as the new global president of its Mars Wrigley Confectionery business. Read more
Nestlé is set to launch new special-edition sharing bags of Unicorn Smarties in the UK next week, responding to the popularity of the fictional animal across social media platforms... Read more
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