Bon Bon Buddies is launching Fruitickles, its latest product developed under its tie-up with Disney and one which the UK-based confectioner believes will set the entertainment giant apart from rivals in the licenced confectionery market.
UK confectioner Bon Bon Buddies has expanded its Surprize range with the launch of Surprize Qubes, individual building blocks containing strawberry-flavoured chewy candy, character stickers and push-out character standees.
This week we returned from Vietnam after exploring the country's dairy sector. Russia hit the headlines once again as its EU pork ban weighed heavy on Danish Crown's list of woes, and its ongoing battle with Ukrainian confectioner over seized assets continued. Win-wise, Wilmar celebrated after a revised takeover bid for Goodman Fielder was accepted and elsewhere Bon-Bon Buddies secured a UK distribution deal with Italian confectioner Zaini. Here is the week in quotes.