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Yowie investors reject exec pay packets but board survives

Yowie’s 2019 remuneration report was rejected at the annual general meeting with shareholders not satisfied that leadership deserved their pay packets.

Aurora abandons Yowie takeover bid

Aurora Capital has abandoned its planned takeover of troubled chocolatier Yowie after accusing the confectionary company of rationalising a poor performance.

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 to reject it.

This week in FMCG

The top headlines from this week.

Yowie calls Keybridge offer “highly opportunistic”

Chairman Louis Carroll said the bid “undervalues Yowie’s business, brand, intellectual property and significant cash balance”.

Keybridge makes $20m Yowie takeover bid

The investment firm already holds a six per cent stake in the struggling chocolate company.

Yowie reduces full year loss with profitable trading in sight

The chocolate company reduced its full-year loss by 32%.

Yowie appoints new non-executive director

Australian chocolate giant announces new exec.

Yowie expands at 7-Eleven, CVS across the US

Aussie chocolates releases surprise animal figurines.

Yowie unveils new “Ranger Series” at Woolies

Chocolate giant creates new product range just in time for Easter.