Tag Archives: Nestlé

Nestlé launches an ‘incredible’ plant-based burger

Nestlé has launched a new ‘cook from raw’ plant-based burger across Australia this week. Available exclusively at Woolworths, the Harvest Gourmet Incredible Burger blends natural plant extracts – beetroot, carrot, and capsicum, and is prepared using proprietary techniques that is said to imitate the juicy texture of a beef burger. …

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Nestlé and Starbucks team up for new coffee range

Nestlé has launched a new range of Starbucks by Nespresso coffee capsules. The new range is claimed to combine Nestlé’s coffee and system know-how with the Starbucks’ unique coffee flavours and house blends. This launch comes after the two companies, Nestlé and Starbucks, joined forces to create a global coffee …

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Ritchies celebrates suppliers

Ritchies Supermarkets and Liquor Stores held its annual supplier conference in Port Douglas this week, celebrating the strong relationship between the independent retailer and its partners. The event was held over five days at the Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort and was attended by more than 265 retailers, suppliers and their …

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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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Less sugar, more fun!

Renowned confectionery brand Allen’s has unveiled its latest range lollies, made with 25 per cent less sugar than the standard Allen’s jellies range. “We know that Aussies are extremely passionate when it comes to their lollies,” Nestlé Head of Marketing Confectionery, Joyce Tan said. “Our number one focus has been …

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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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