Nestlé launches super premium Nescafe coffee, to acquire core brands of The Bountiful Company for US$5.75bn

US – Swiss food manufacturing giant, Nestlé has expanded its Nescafé coffee portfolio with the addition of what it describes as a super-premium Nescafé that delivers new tastes through roasting innovation. According to Nestlé, the Nescafé Gold Blend Roastery Collection, is comprised of barista-style soluble coffees that harness the company’s unique expertise in roasting technology to deliver new taste profiles. The new portfolio is comprised of a ‘The Light Roast’  that has a smoother, more delicate taste, with notes of caramelized honey and toasted biscuit, and a ‘The Dark Roast’…

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Global coffee brand Nescafé commits to using 100% responsibly sourced coffee by 2025

SWITZERLAND – Nestle-owned global coffee brand Nescafé has announced that it expects to have 100% responsibly sourced coffee by 2025, as it steps up its efforts to create a more sustainable coffee sector. Sustainable sourcing means that the coffee can be traced back to an identified farmer group and verified or certified by independent organisations. The company’s target is up from its current achievement of 75% of coffee for Nescafé products being responsibly sourced. Nescafé has also committed to reduce and remove carbon emissions where it sources coffee and throughout…

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