July 11, 2014
LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
In response to increasing consumer demand and proposed government legislation for lower levels of sodium, sugar and fat in food and drink, Food ingredients, the world's leading organiser of business networking...
February 13, 2014
Post Holdings Inc. is acquiring Nestle SA’s Power Bar and Musashi brands, according to ABC News. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Full article .
December 3, 2013
A ‘green’ coffee Carbon Footprint Product Category Rule (CFP-PCR) was initiated by the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI), according to the group. The new rule will provide the first product category rule for the calculation of greenhouse gas...
September 6, 2013
Google recently announced the name of the latest version of its Android mobile operating system -- Android KitKat -- after Nestlé's popular chocolate and wafer confectionery.
According to the release, Android has been developed by the company's...
May 24, 2013
Nestle is looking to expand growth of its Nespresso single-serve coffee makers, which introduced single-serve capsule coffee in 1986, according to the Wall Street Journal. The market for single-serve coffee is currently being dominated by Green...
May 2, 2013
Brynwood Partners VI L.P. announced that its portfolio company, Pearson Candy Co., has acquired the Bit-O-Honey confectionery brand from Nestle USA, Inc. The acquisition marks the fifth brand Brynwood Partners has acquired from Nestle. Terms and...
Automatic Merchandiser and VendingMarketWatch.com readers love new products. They showed it again this year by voting for their top sellers in the 2013 Readers’ Choice New Products of the Year contest through an online ballot at...
December 6, 2012
Nestlé recently highlighted top food and beverages trends to watch in 2013. Nestlé expects the following domestic trends to gain traction among U.S. consumers next year:
Make It Where You Sell It. Food companies will invest more money in...
October 4, 2012
Nestle has hired New Brunswick, N.J.-based bio-tech company Chromocell, to help it lower the sodium levels of its products, according the N.J. News . Chromocell will look for other ingredients that will strengthen the taste of salt. Full article .
August 17, 2012
PepsiCo, Inc. announced that Debra Crew has been named president, PepsiCo Americas Beverages.
In this new expanded role, Crew will oversee PepsiCo's Gatorade and Tropicana business in North America, its Latin America Beverages business, as well as...
August 10, 2012
Nestle SA reported sales for the first half of the year at CHF 44.1 billion, including 6.6 percent organic growth, 2.9 percent real internal growth.
Paul Bulcke, Nestlé CEO, said in a prepared statement : “ Our first-half performance shows...
July 9, 2012
Foodmakers Nestle SA and Unilever PLC are investing in the science of air bubbles which may also lead to new methods for developing healthy food products and perfect the froth of a cappuccino, the fluff of an ice cream or the texture of a skin lotion.
July 6, 2012
Major candy and confection manufacturers Mars, Nestle, Hershey, Ferrero and Kraft use social media to promote their brands.
April 23, 2012
For the first quarter, Nestle reported sales of CHF 21.4 billion, 7.2 percent organic growth, 2.8 percent real internal growth, 3.1 percent organic growth in developed markets, 13.0 percent organic growth in emerging markets.
April 3, 2012
Demand for sustainable coffee, tea and cocoa with label has grown significantly.
April 2, 2012
Bottled water foes have asked Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber to stop a deal that would allow Nestle to build a bottling plant at Cascade Locks in the Columbia River Gorge, 45 miles east of Portland, Ore.
February 22, 2012
Sierra Wireless announced that Nestlé Nespresso SA, a pioneer in highest-quality portioned premium coffee, has selected Sierra Wireless to provide a comprehensive machine-to-machine (M2M) cloud platform and hardware solution to provide connectivity for...
January 19, 2012
Nestlé and The Coca-Cola Co. have announced plans to “rescope” their Ready-to-Drink (RTD) business Beverage Partners Worldwide (BPW), with the Swiss firm cagey about the decision to phase-out the existing global JV and focus primarily on Canada and...
September 27, 2011
The Tri-State Automatic Merchandising Council, representing New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania, raised than $3,000 for the first annual Tri-State John Boyle Memorial Scholarship Tournament, held recently in Springhouse, Pa.
August 18, 2011
Coca-Cola and Nestle Waters will take responsibility for collecting and recycling beverage packages if the U.S. passes laws requiring them to do so, according to an industry survey, reported www.foodproductiondaily.com.
For the full story click here.
August 12, 2011
Nestle SA reported sales of CHF 41.0 billion for the first half of 2011, representing 7.5 percent organic growth and 4.8 percent real internal growth.
Underlying earnings per share were up 5.2 percent in constant currencies.
Full-year outlook: organic...
July 27, 2011
Kraft and Nestlé have joined a consortium that will share the capital costs of building a commercial plant to scale up the technology – a world first – that is capable of treating wastes difficult to recycle – such as beverage and coffee pouches...
June 8, 2011
Nestle SA, the world’s largest food company, said higher raw-material costs and marketing spending will weigh on first-half profitability, according to Bloomberg News.
For the full story click here.
June 7, 2011
Nestlé has been named the winner of the 2011 Stockholm Industry Water Award for its leadership, performance, and efforts to improve the water management in its supply chain.
Awarded by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), a policy...
April 18, 2011
Nestle Reports 6.4 Percent Organic Sales Growth In First Quarter