Nestlé said it could eliminate up to 500 information technology positions in Switzerland over the next 18 months as it shifts work to other sites in Spain, Portugal and Italy. Read more
Nestlé has announced that it will combine its two research units in order to strengthen its R&D capabilities and accelerate product innovation. Read more
Emmi Group chief financial officer Jörg Riboni has notified the company that he will leave the milk processor to pursue a new career challenge. Read more
Nestlé Waters has invested CHF 25m (€21m) to modernise the bottling facility of its Henniez brand in Henniez, Switzerland. Read more
Givaudan has announced that it has purchased a 40.6% stake in French ingredients producer Naturex for €522 million ($645.66 million). Read more
Firmenich has opened a new culinary discovery centre in Bangkok, Thailand, to serve as the company’s hub for Southeast Asia. Read more
Lindt & Sprüngli has announced it will invest $32m to expand the production capacity of its cocoa mass factory in Olten, Switzerland. Read more
Lindt & Sprüngli, Barry Callebaut and Nestlé are among companies to join the Swiss Platform for Sustainable Cocoa to boost sustainable chocolate production. Read more
Givaudan has posted strong full-year financial results, as the company registered robust sales figures in all regions and positive fourth-quarter results. Read more
Troubled bakery group Aryzta has downgraded its full-year guidance as it continues to work towards a sale in three business areas. Read more
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