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Darrell Lea removes palm oil from its entire range

Darell Lea will change 100 products manufactured in Sydney and Melbourne factories.

RECALL: Haigh’s Chocolates’ Milk MaltiChocs pulled out of stores

Haigh’s Chocolates recalls product due to hazelnut presence.

Covid-19 driving change in Aussies’ snacking habits

Australians are actively seeking out more healthy snacking alternatives in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis, according to research by Roy Morgan.

Covid-19 sparking confectionery boom in the US

Confectionery sales have recorded 3.8-per-cent growth in the US amid the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the National Confectioners Association (NCA).

Krispy Kreme and Violet Crumble wed in doughnut range

South Australian confectionery brand Violet Crumble is teaming with doughnut cafe chain Krispy Kreme, in a new varietal.

Sweet victory for Mondelez after contentious legal stoush over sick leave

Confectionery multinational Mondelez International has won a High Court appeal after a long legal battle with the Australian Manufacturing Workers Union over workers’ eligibility for sick leave.

World-first Sour Patch Kids store launches in NYC

Soft-candy brand Sour Patch Kids has launched a world-first store in New York City selling confectionery and a range of themed products.

R U OK?: KitKat partners with suicide prevention charity

Nestle’s KitKat has partnered with Australian suicide prevention R U OK? to encourage Aussies to have a ‘Chit Chat’ with impact.

Researchers create ‘multi-sensory musical ice cream’ for World Ice Cream Day 

Researchers from Monash University and RMIT have created a multi-sensory musical ice cream cone called WeScream! in celebration of World Ice Cream Day.

Mars Wrigley launches Australian-made M&M’s following equipment upgrade at Ballarat site

Mars, Haigh’s unveil product innovations for World Chocolate Day.