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confectionery Archives

How KitKat Chocolatory is helping the 84-year-old brand connect with Gen Z

Nestlé GM of confectionery Chris O’Donnell explains how the Chocolatory is driving innovation and rebuilding connections...

Cancer Council study calls for junk food ad ban on public transport

Authors call for ban on junk food advertising on state-owned property such as trains and buses over concerns that they c...

Mondelēz wins bid to appeal special leave

The High Court granted Mondelēz special leave to appeal a Federal Court decision against it in a spat with the Australia...

Halloween: why Aussie FMCG brands should carve their space in the million dollar market

Australians embrace Halloween in unique way with retailers reporting uplift in watermelon and pineapple carving.

Freckleberry appoints voluntary administrators

Freckleberry's wholesale division supplies chocolate products to retailers and private label customers.

Cadbury classics take ice cream form in Peters collaboration

Cadbury is now a permanent fixture in the Peters portfolio, with more products set to be launched in the future.

Yowie promises to return $4.4m to shareholders amid fresh Aurora bid

Yowie Group chairman Louis Carroll said that Aurora’s bid “severely undervalues” the company and again urged investors t...

Mondelēz International reveals plans for snack innovation hub

SnackFutures is expected to contribute $100 million in revenue by 2022.

Darrell Lea sold for $200 million

Private equity company buys majority stake in Aussie confectionery maker.

Nestlé CEO announces US strategic move

Confectionery boss says "profitability is in line with our expectations".

Confectionery brands reformulate products for consumers

Innovative opportunities for confectionery in FMCG industry.

Supermarkets’ unhealthy influence

How consumers get sucked in by junk food specials.

CHOICE statements ‘disingenuous’

Confectionery industry slams suggestions they are not doing their part in the Health Star Rating System.

What on Earth are they doing to our chocolate bars?

Opinion: Chocolate lovers are restless.

Premium chocolate on the rise

"The chocolate and confectionery manufacturing industry has remained resilient over the past five years ..."

Confectionery giant Wrigley appoints new general manager

Gantier has a 20 year career in fast moving consumer goods throughout Europe and the US.

Nestlé looks to expand Baci Perugina with new confectionery unit

Nestlé invests over €60 million to develop one of its global chocolate brands.

Capturing impulse shoppers

Zee Ayad looks at a new design trend catching impulse buyers' attention.

Betta Foods finds buyer

Collapsed confectionery manufacturer sold after being placed in administration less than two months ago.

Betta Foods collapses

Confectionery manufacturer placed in voluntary administration.