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Nestle signs up to new UK food waste pledge

13 May 2019

Food heavyweights and UK 'big four' retailers are amongst the signatories to a new pledge to reduce food waste, it has been revealed.

4,000 jobs said to be at risk as Nestle changes route to market in US

8 May 2019

Job losses are likely following Swiss food giant Nestlé's decision to change its distribution model for certain frozen products in the US.

What drives China's growing appetite for biscuits?

7 May 2019

In his latest dispatch from China, just-food columnist Peter Peverelli unpicks the growing demand for biscuits in the country.

Nestle declares three-quarters of its supply chain is deforestation-free

30 Apr 2019

Switzerland-based food giant Nestlé has issued an update on the percentage of its agricultural commodities that are verified as deforestation-free. 

Nestle reveals advances in US frozen food, Brazil as Q1 sales rise

23 Apr 2019

Nestle booked first-quarter sales that beat market expectations, describing the period as a "solid start" and calling out particular areas of growth.

Nestle invests $54m in Philippines milk drink plant

17 Apr 2019

Nestlé has opened a new manufacturing plant in the Philippines, extending its investments in the country over the past five years.

How to grow legacy brands

17 Apr 2019

Big Food still rules the roost in most product categories but legacy brand growth has stalled. Our US correspondent Victor Martino looks at how they can get their mojo back.

Nestle, Carrefour put product on blockchain

15 Apr 2019

Nestlé has teamed up with Carrefour to put one of the food giant's products on sale in France on a blockchain platform.

Nestle's Garden Gourmet veggie brand withdrawn from UK sale

15 Apr 2019

Nestle has confirmed it is no longer selling a range of vegetarian products in the UK as it "explores other options".

Nestle 'steps up efforts to sell Herta meats unit'

11 Apr 2019

Nestlé is reportedly stepping up efforts to sell its Herta meats business after the Swiss food giant was said to have hired bankers in February to arrange the disposal. 

Nestle creates R&D accelerator programme in Switzerland

10 Apr 2019

Swiss food giant Nestlé is creating an accelerator programme, bringing together start-up enterprises, students and its own scientists.

Nestle facing renewed criticism over baby formula claims

9 Apr 2019

Switzerland-based food giant Nestlé is facing further criticism for giving "misleading advice on baby formula".

'Nestle involved in price spat in Australia'

8 Apr 2019

Nestle is reportedly involved in a dispute over prices with Woolworths, Australia's largest food retailer.

New products - France's Bel launches The Laughing Cow organic cheese; Kettle Chips introduces new range paired with fruit and veg; Danone's baby food brand Cow and Gate launches First Spoons; Nestle's meatless burger from Garden Gourmet

5 Apr 2019

This week's batch of new products includes a meatless burger from Nestlé's Garden Gourmet brand and an organic cheese from France's Bel under The Laughing Cow brand.

Nestle enters nutritional-health partnership with local technology firm Amazentis

4 Apr 2019

Swiss food giant Nestlé has entered a nutritional-health partnership with a local technology firm to pursue anti-ageing solutions.

Nestle, Unilever co-found Africa plastic waste initiative

26 Mar 2019

Food giants Nestle and Unilever have joined forces in an attempt to tackle plastic pollution in Africa.

Nestle seeks further innovation in China with new facilities

25 Mar 2019

Food and beverage giant Nestlé is backing product innovation in China with the launch of two facilities.

New Products - Nomad Foods takes Birds Eye into meat-free with Green Cuisine; Unilever unveils dairy-free Breyers ice cream; Nestle-owned Sweet Earth plans meatless burger; Arla launches fruit & kernels skyr in Germany

21 Mar 2019

This week's batch of new products includes Nomad Foods taking its Birds Eye brand into the UK meat-free market and Bubs Australia entering a new category.

Nestle enters UHT liquid milk market in Argentina with new production line

19 Mar 2019

Nestlé is entering the liquid milk market in Argentina with plans to produce value-added products from a new production line.

New products - PepsiCo debuts poppable Flavor Shots snacks under Cheetos and Doritos brands; Nestle launches Milkybar Mix Ups; Joe & Seph's enters confectionery with Popcorn Bites

8 Mar 2019

This week's batch of new products includes a ketchup under Orkla's Felix brand with no added sugar or sweeteners and US snacks business Blue Diamond launching Almonds & Fruit.

Nestle to speed up plans to promote women to executive roles

6 Mar 2019

Nestlé has revealed details of a new plan to increase the number of women in senior executive positions by 2022.

Nestle 'hires bankers at Rothschild to undertake Herta meats sale'

26 Feb 2019

Swiss food giant Nestlé has reportedly hired bankers to sell its Herta packaged meat business recently put up for review.

New products - Califia Farms launches Ubermilks oat drinks; Kashi expands Kashi by Kids line; The Jackfruit Company unveils Complete Jackfruit Meals; Cereal "straight from the box"

22 Feb 2019

This week's batch of new products includes Nestlé launching its KitKat Senses in a bar format and organic yogurts from Arla Foods.

Nestle-owned Osem opens new factory in Israel for Bamba snacks

21 Feb 2019

Nestlé-owned Israel-based food group Osem is opening a new factory in the country to increase the production of snacks.

Nestle's new strategy pays dividends as organic growth bucks trend

15 Feb 2019

Nestlé announced a positive set of annual results on Thursday (14 February) as the company refocuses its business. Simon Harvey takes a look. 

New products - Froneri launches Nuii ice-cream brand; Fazer debuts Froosh smoothie bowls; Smorgasbord wins UK listings; Mondelez launches Cadbury spread in India

15 Feb 2019

This week's batch of new products includes ice-cream supplier Froneri launching a brand internationally and Mondelez International entering the spreads category in India.

Nestle puts Herta meats unit under review

14 Feb 2019

Nestlé, the world's largest food maker, today (14 February) announced it has put one of its business units in Europe under review.

Mondelez vows to fight on to protect Cadbury's purple packaging 

5 Feb 2019

Confectionery giant Mondelez International has responded to a UK Court of Appeal ruling over its attempts to stop rivals from copying Cadbury's distinctive purple packaging.

Nestle plans disclosure of commodity sourcing in an effort to boost transparency

1 Feb 2019

Consumer goods giant Nestlé said today (1 February) it plans to publish a list of its commodity sources later in the year.

Nestle, Mondelez, Unilever, Danone among signatories to Loop environmental initiative

24 Jan 2019

A raft of global food and drinks companies have signed up to a new environmental initiative to combat the use of plastics in packaging.

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