Nestlé has adopted Workplace by Facebook as its global internal communication tool, to connect its workforce and better serve consumers.
Euromonitor's senior packaged food analyst, Pinar Hosafci, reckons other CPG manufacturers could take a leaf out of Unilever's book and increase their prices as a result of the pound falling against the euro since the Brexit result. Hosafci said: “This is
Bob Martin, a leading international brand name in pet care and wellness, has reached an agreement with Nestlé Purina to buy the Nestlé Purina PetCare business, which manufactures and sells a range of small animal pet food (for birds, rodents,
Companies from across the food and grocery supply chain are joining forces this month to help 15,000 young unemployed people get into work. Feeding Britain’s Future – designed by research and training charity IGD – is offering free pre-employment workshops
Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, and Gazeley, a leading global developer of logistics warehouses and distribution parks, have announced the commencement of phase two of the Gazeley Beichen Logistics Park development in Tianjin, China. The property is owned by Wal-Mart and is being
Three new board members will join the GFSI board of directors, effective from January 2013. The GFSI board said it is delighted to welcome: John Carter, senior director own brand and product quality assurance, Metro Cash & Carry, Germany Anthony
India’s love of chocolate is booming, according to the latest research by Mintel into the Indian chocolate confectionery market. Indeed, when it comes to chocolate, India is the fastest growing market globally, posting the largest increase in volume sales with 21% growth
Convenience food manufacturer Symington’s has acquired the family-owned baking business Victoria Foods. The deal brings together two major suppliers in the UK home baking sector and is claimed to be a major boost for driving value and investment into a category
GS1 UK, the not-for-profit supply chain standards and solutions organisation, is launching new guidelines from the eCom Standards and Implementation Group (eSIG), which will make it easier and cheaper for retailers and their suppliers to deploy Advanced Shipping Notifications (ASNs).
Nestlé continues to benefit from exposure to emerging markets and a commitment to vitality including healthier food and drink options, according to financial services firm Matrix. Nestlé reported first half figures ahead of market expectations with organic sales growth of
Lactalis-Nestlé, the joint venture between the French dairy company Lactalis and Nestlé in chilled yogurts and desserts in Europe, has integrated demand and supply to collaborate with retailers to meet customer needs and minimise waste. Presenting at the IGD Supply