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Focus: Nestle likely to further streamline ops

Nestle has announced a deal to sell-off the bulk of its Jenny Craig weight management business for an undisclosed sum. The move comes as the...

Focus: Nestle Health Science sneaks under radar

Nestle's health science division has continued to motor below the radar in the first half of 2012 and the group is confident of a bright fut...

Innovation "key" to mature market growth - Nestle

Nestle has said innovation is key to growth in developed markets where the company says achieving higher sales is "no walk in the park"....

Talking tech: The future of pouch packaging

First developed as a method of storing provisions by the US military, pouches are becoming a common feature across the global food industry....

Latest Interviews

The rise of Vietnam: Nestle eyes faster growth 12 Jun 2014

Katy Askew

Vietnam is an up-and-coming emerging market that is gaining increasing attention as international companies seek out fresh avenues of growth. Nestle first established an office in the country in 1912. In the 1990s the company took its presence in Vietnam to the next level with the establishment of a local subsidiary. Today, the firm is focused on accelerating growth in the market. Katy Askew spoke to Rashid Aleem Qureshi, MD of Nestle Vietnam, to find out more about the group's plans in the country.

Nestle eyes tripling of Middle East sales 2 May 2014

Hannah Abdulla

A young market which promises room to grow is a key attraction for multinationals in the Middle East, the head of Nestle's Middle East operations told just-food at the Gulfood trade expo in Dubai.

Latest News

Hershey heads to court in US trademark dispute 31 Aug 2014

Dean Best

Hershey has hit LBB Imports with a lawsuit, accusing the US importer of infringing its trademarks.

Nestle to defend South Africa Kit Kat TM 7 Feb 2014

Katy Askew

Nestle is taking legal action defend its Kit Kat trade mark from alleged violations by IFFCO's Tiffany Break brand in South Africa.

Nestle, Mondelez, Unilever make sat fat pledge 28 Oct 2013

Dean Best

Nestle, Mondelez International and Unilever have said they will make changes to their products to try to cut the amount of saturated fat consumed in the UK.

Nestle "perplexed" over UK Kit Kat ruling 3 Jul 2013

Michelle Russell

Nestle said it is "perplexed" and "confused" as to why it has lost a UK trademark ruling to protect the unique shape of its Kit Kat chocolate bar after claiming victory in the EU earlier this year.

Editor's choice: highlights on just-food last week 29 Apr 2013

Dean Best

Associated British Foods grabbed the headlines this week - for good and tragic reasons. Twenty-four hours before a factory in Bangladesh that supplied ABF's discount clothing chain Primark, just-food discussed the Kingsmill bread owner's half-year results. Another UK-listed major, Unilever, this week reported its Q1 sales, which missed analyst estimates on weaker spreads and ice cream sales. Elsewhere, we analysed the return of GM to national UK headlines and China's attempts to improve food safety.

Latest blogs

KitKat wrappers pass for train tickets in Japan 12 Jun 2014

Hannah Abdulla

Nestle has teamed up with the Sanriku Railway to enable train travellers to use Kit Kat wrappers as tickets.

Why the Android/KitKat tie-up may be more savvy than you think 4 Sep 2013

Dean Best

Being a sceptical journalist by trade and not the most up-to-speed on tech trends, when news of the marketing tie-up between Google and Nestle dropped into my inbox, I frowned and questioned whether it was just a bit of fluff. But it may make more sense than you think.

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