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Thursday, 05 March 2015
Pip & Nut has introduced new formats for its nut butters including Peanut Butter, Almond Butter and Coconut Almond Butter.The company launched squeezable on-the-go packs this March and are suggested to be eaten as a portable pick-me-up to provide a source of energy before activities such as exercising. The nut butters are made from just-roasted nuts and sea salt, with no refined sugar, additives or palm Read more...

Wednesday, 04 March 2015
A senior Hershey officer has predicted that that chocolate sales in China will increase to $4.3 billion by 2019. The boost in sales has been forecasted due to an expanding urban population. Hershey is expecting to benefit from the growing Read more...

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
The Kent Dark Chocolate Company’s dark chocolate uses Organic and Fairtrade ingredients and the products are manufactured in Kent. There are a selection of bars as well as chocolate drops and flakes for retail. Kent Dark Chocolate also produce catering packs of 1kg and 7.5kg. Although dark chocolate sales are far smaller than those of milk, the interest in this pure product is growing rapidly. For Easter the Kent Dark Chocolate Company has produced a Dark (72% cocoa) and an Extra Dark (87% cocoa) Egg. These Eggs have been especially made for adult consumers although the company is Read more...
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Monday, 09 February 2015
The February 2015 issue of Kennedy's is now online. In this issue: • Industry News• New products• Chocolate and bakery combinations• Couverture chocolate• Hans Brunner going green• Healthier Fats• Market Read more...
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Monday, 02 March 2015
Eureka Solutions is making the most of Scotland’s Year of Food and Drink during 2015 by helping food and drink companies thrive on their business success. The food and drink sector is a major contributor to the Scottish economy with one in five people in manufacturing working in the industry. The overall turnover in the food and drink sector grew to over £13 billion last year. Eureka Solutions has assisted a diverse range of UK based food and drink companies to become more efficient through the use of Sage software solutions, notably the Sage 200 suite of products. Eureka Solutions is Read more...

Friday, 27 February 2015
Mars has stated that it will only be using Fairtrade cocoa for the British and Irish versions of its Mars Bars, in a new partnership for the development organisation. Up until now, manufacturers have been required to source all of their ingredients such as sugar and vanilla from Fair Trade Sources. The Fairtrade organisation has started a new Fair Trade Sourcing programme, which permits manufacturers of bulk market products to buy mass amounts of one ingredient. The Mars Bars will be placing a new type of Fairtrade label, which will show that their product only uses cocoa sourced from Read more...
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Tuesday, 22 April 2014
  The April 2014 issue of Kennedy's is now online. In this issue:• Latest News• New Products• Interpack Show Guide• Theegarten-Pactec Double Anniversary• Ferrero Part 1• World Chocolate Forum• Read more...
Subscriber News

Friday, 21 March 2014
The March 2014 issue of Kennedy's is now online. In this issue:• Latest News• New Products• Interpack Preview• Twist Wrap Technology• Thorntons Factory Visit• iSM review• Jelly Read more...