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Food industry quotes of the week – Divine Chocolate, Nomad, Abbott

Food industry quotes of the week – Divine Chocolate, Nomad, Abbott

This week, Nestle said it was withdrawing its Maggi noodle brand in India after a food safety scare that has seen local authorities insist the product has elevated levels of lead. Elsewhere, Abbott Laboratories was tied up in a class action lawsuit over its Similac product with allegations it is misleading consumers since the product contains non-organic ingredients. Elsewhere Nomad Holdings confirmed it is in acquisition talks with Findus Group. just-food visited the Free-From Expo in Barcelona this week and spoke to Warburtons among others. We also interviewed the CEO at Divine Chocolate. Here is the week in quotes

AUDIO: Divine CEO discusses challenge facing cocoa supply

AUDIO: Divine CEO discusses challenge facing cocoa supply

Fears of a major upcoming cocoa shortage have made the chocolate industry sit up and take note. Most mainstream cocoa users have focused on the question of how to increase yields but Divine Chocolate CEO Sohpi Tranchell believes such an emphasis fails to go far enough.

Divine Chocolate UK, US businesses merge

Divine Chocolate is merging its US and UK-based businesses in a bid to "strengthen" its structure and gain a "wider consumer reach". Divine Chocolate Ltd, the UK-based arm, has acquired…

Divine Chocolate wins US major retailer listings

Fairtrade chocolate company Divine Chocolate has announced listings at a number of US mainstream retailers. Until now, in the US, Divine's chocolates were stocked in Whole Foods Market and World…