Mars unveils new M&M’s spread-filled hazelnut candies in the US

USA – Global confectionery manufacturer, Mars has introduced new hazelnut spread-filled chocolate candies under its M&M’s chocolate brand in the US. The new M&M’S Hazelnut Spread Chocolate Candies will be available across US stores starting […]

Danone, Mars, Ingredion join Givaudan’s new food innovation platform

SWITZERLAND – Global flavors and fragrances leader, Givaudan has launched MISTA, a new innovation platform for the food industry and has received backing from Danone, Mars Inc and Ingredion as its founding members. MISTA is […]

Food and beverage majors sign global pact to eradicate plastic waste and pollution

WORLD – Major food and beverage companies, packaging manufacturers, governments and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are among 250 organisations that have signed a marker pact to eradicate plastic waste and pollution. The New Plastics Economy Global […]

Mars, Nestle and Unilever pledge to join Saudi Arabia’s Healthy Food Strategy

SAUDI ARABIA – Leading global food and beverage manufacturers; Mars, Nestle and Unilever, as well as importers have signed a voluntary pledge with the SFDA that includes reducing sugar, salt and fat content The Saudi […]

Mars Wrigley to build a US$69.3m chewing gum facility in Kenya

KENYA – Mars Wrigley, the American confectionery manufacturer has announced plans to build a US$69.3 million facility near the Kenyan capital Nairobi as it embarks on a global expansion of its chewing gum subsidiary, Wrigley, […]

Mondelez, Ferrero, Mars partner in responsible snacking scheme

USA – Confectionery giants Ferrero, Mars Wrigley Confectionery have joined Mondelez international in the ‘Be Treatwise’ scheme, an initiative aimed at enhancing responsible snacking and keep shoppers informed. Ferrero and Mars join the likes of Mondelez […]