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Snickers maker apologises for advert suggesting Taiwan is a country

Snickers maker apologises for advert suggesting Taiwan is a country

Mars Wrigley, maker of the Snickers candy bar, apologised on Friday for a Snickers product launch which Chinese social media users said suggested that Taiwan was a country. Videos and pictures showing a Sni...
Allen’s introduces Kirk’s soda-inspired lollies
Sales rebound for Yowie Group as it works through supply-chain issues
Nestle raises growth outlook, eyes consumer reaction to price rises
Menz Violet Crumble flavours new Espresso Martini

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Nestle launches Milo flavoured Kitkat

Nestle launches Milo flavoured KitKat

“We know Kitkat lovers are passionate about how they eat their Kitkat, and similarly, Milo fans have unique ways of enjo...

Recall: Reese’s Dipped Pretzels

Customers with peanut allergies or intolerances are advised not to consume it.
New recruitment plan from Mars: spouse, pets invited to job interviews

New recruitment plan from Mars: spouse, pets invited to job interviews

The aim of the extra, albeit unusual, hiring step is to highlight that ‘family values’ are important in every sense, and...

Haigh’s releases limited-edition slices for World Chocolate Day

Both slices contain a 70 per cent chocolate base.

Chocolate channels: Inside Lindt’s new in-store and online strategies

After two pandemic-affected years, Lindt’s Australian store count and online business are growing, with the brand fine-t...

Fortnum & Mason exec discusses APAC expansion and digital plans

First founded in London’s Piccadilly in 1707, Fortnum & Mason is venturing into the digital space with the recent launch...

Cadbury releases Dairy Milk block with chef Curtis Stone

Stone said he chose this recipe because it brought back fond memories of cooking with his mother.

Heinz launches Heartbreak Survival Kit in latest DTC offer

The Survival Kit is available online via Heinz’s website with an RRP of $25.

KitKat unveils world-first packaging in Australia

"We've implemented several changes to reduce our use of virgin plastic, but this switch, the first of its kind, will be ...

Chocolate brand Hey Tiger resurrected under new partner Soulfresh

Australian 'do-good' chocolate brand returns to the shelves.

Haigh’s Chocolates teams with co-culture lifestyle brand Warndu

For the next 12 months, Haigh’s Chocolates will sell Milk Chocolate with Muntrie and Honey and Dark Chocolate with River...

Arnott’s to convert all soft plastic packaging to recyclable

The biscuit brand says consumers can recognise the change with the rollout of thinner, fully recyclable packaging, acros...

Haigh’s to boost production with new factory

Haigh’s chief executive Alister Haigh reports a growing demand for online purchasing.

Oreo launches new cookie edition to celebrate Pride month in US

This is the third year Oreo has partnered with PFlag National on campaigns for the LGBTQ+ community.

Yowie Surprise-Inside chocolates make a comeback

The chocolates were a phenomenon in the mid-90s when at the product's peak, Australian consumers were buying 1 million Y...