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Nestlé committed to reduce plastic waste and mitigate climate change

Nestlé has officially inaugurated the Institute of Packaging Sciences, the first-of-its-kind in the food industry, and set as its goal zero net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. Environmentally friendly packaging solutions  The institute is set to develop more environmentally friendly packaging for its products and reduce plastic waste, taking matters …

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KitKat celebrates Ruby anniversary

KitKat is celebrating the first birthday of ‘ruby’ chocolate with the launch of a limited-edition KitKat Ruby. It follows what KitKat describes as its “sell-out success” at KitKat Chocolatory in Melbourne last May. Ruby chocolate is claimed to be the world’s only new chocolate variety to be discovered in 80 …

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Best FMCG marketing campaigns crowned

Fonterra Australia and Nestlé were among the big winners at the prestigious Shop! (formerly POPAI) 2018 Marketing at Retail Awards in Sydney last night, with a host of grocery, convenience and liquor brands taking out major prizes. Fonterra Australia took home Gold for its Ideal Chiller campaign with The Xine …

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Darrell Lea to buy Life Savers brand from Nestlé

Darrell Lea has made “a conditional agreement” with Nestlé to acquire the rights to the Life Savers brand in Australia and New Zealand. As part of the planned acquisition, Australian-owned Darrell Lea will move manufacturing of Life Savers from New Zealand to Australia. The iconic confectionery will be produced at …

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Nestlé moves to recyclable or reusable packaging

Nestlé says it aims to make all its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025, so that none of it – including plastics – ends up in landfill or as litter. “Plastic waste is one of the biggest sustainability issues the world is facing today,” Nestlé CEO Mark Schneider said. “Tackling …

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Votes are in for Allen’s Fruits & Cream addition

Following a week-long campaign that pitted three contenders against one another, Allen’s has announced the latest addition to its Fruits & Cream range – Blackberry & Cream – based on consumer votes. Voting for the newest flavour was hosted online and supported through Allen’s Lollies’ social-media presence, with more than …

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Violet Crumble finds a new home with Robern Menz

South Australian confectioner Robern Menz is bringing an Australian favourite snack back under Aussie ownership with the acquisition of the Violet Crumble brand from Nestlé. The fourth-generation family-owned business has secured Nestlé’s rights to the Violet Crumble trademark and brand globally, with manufacturing, sales, and marketing to transition from Nestlé …

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Allen’s brings back Green Frogs

Fans of Allen’s Green Frogs are set for a treat as the lollies make a return into stores this month. This time, though, Allen’s is bringing the whole Frog Family with them.  According to Allen’s, fans have been calling for the return of the Green Frog since its production was …

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