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Nestle's 2017 Investor Day

Nestle to be “selective” in bolt-on M&A strategy

Nestle to be “selective” in bolt-on M&A strategy

Nestle, which this summer announced three investments into smaller, on-trend companies, will not add "dozens" of fledgling businesses to its portfolio but will be selective in its strategy of making bolt-on acquisitions, CEO Mark Schneider said today (26 September).

Activist grabs headlines but change was already on way at Nestle

Activist grabs headlines but change was already on way at Nestle

Activist investors putting pressure on food companies is not new, especially not in recent years, although Nestle's stature in the industry may have raised eyebrows as US investment fund Third Point made the world's largest food business the latest to feel the heat. However, there were already signs of change at Nestle under new CEO Mark Schneider, Dean Best argues.