A study by the French Development Agency and Swiss chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut has found most cocoa farmers in Côte d’Ivoire remain in conditions far below the poverty line.
UK chocolate manufacturer Montezuma's is launching a selection of chocolate inspired gifts in time for Father's Day 2017.
Annual results from Bühler have shown a 2% rise in turnover to CHF 2.45 billion ($2.45 billion), bolstered by research and development investment.
Lindt & Sprüngli has formed a promotional partnership with Dufry to launch the new Lindt Swiss Masterpieces Bijoux Collection.
Nestlé has reported 3.2% growth, with sales of CHF 89.5 billion ($89.5 billion) in its full-year financial results for 2016.
Ukranian-owned chocolate company Roshen has confirmed it intends to close its Russian factory in Lipetsk.
Nestlé has been named among nearly 30 companies as a leader in reducing carbon emissions and tackling climate change across its supply chain.
Nutella is investing in a new £1.3 million ‘Pancakes Love Nutella’ campaign in the build-up to Shrove Tuesday, on February 28th 2017. The company’s initiative will be across social channels to on-pack messaging and fun POS displays.
Barry Callebaut has published Forever Chocolate – its new sustainability strategy – which outlines the company’s ambition to move sustainable chocolate from niche to norm in less than a decade.Antoine de Saint-Affrique, CEO of Barry Callebaut, explains: “We have been pioneering sustainability in cocoa and chocolate for many years, and we have made great progress.Click here to continue reading...
LINDT & Sprüngli is set to team up with Dufry for the exclusive launch of a new flavour in two bestselling ranges. Ever-popular LINDOR balls and LINDT’s individually-wrapped assorted Napolitains will both be available with a new and exclusive Stracciatella flavour, called Heavenly LINDOR and Heavenly Naps, coming from ‘Chocolate Heaven’ in Switzerland and especially developed for Dufry.Click here to continue reading...