Its annual event, this year themed Ignite Change, brought together over 500 sustainability and procurement professionals to share ideas and best practice to help tackle climate, human rights and ethical challenges.
A huge range of chocolate, confectionery and snack brands shared their new product releases at this year’s International Food and Drink Event (IFE) at London’s Excel centre. 27,000 visitors attended from across sectors.
News in the Chocolate world has been splitting opinions this Easter. The Bounty Easter Egg was announced earlier in the year and it’s very much divided the nation. Whether you love it or hate it, the Bounty Egg will be arriving in 2019 in full force.
The announcement marked the recent passing of the International Day of Forests celebration, as well as following announcements from other large confectionery companies claiming similar pledges on deforestation and traceability in their cocoa supply chains.
Introducing an office vending machine has immediate benefits for you and your staff. Of course it’s convenient, cost effective and even has a positive impact on staff morale and motivation! There’s also lots more benefits you may not have thought of…
After Shrove Tuesday has been and gone, it’s swiftly followed, religiously by 40 days of fasting. This goes on until Easter. So many of us, religiously or not, tend to cut out part of our diets like chocolate, crisps, snacks, drinks etc. But what if you just can’t resist chocolate, or you enjoy it as a snack, must you cut it out this year? We look at a few alternative options that could serve as positive eating habits to take up
The concept behind Fairtrade is to ensure that cocoa farmers are paid fairly for their work and are able to live a dignified life. So for 2 weeks in the year, so many people around the world celebrate the people who grown our foods. This year Faritrade have been focusing on women who grow the cocoa in chocolate, in particular.
As we approach the week leading up to Valentine’s Day, Chocolate Day will be celebrated on February 9th. As couples search for the best chocolate gifts to give to their loved ones, we look at some facts about chocolate and its history. Chocolate has a lengthy history, in fact some fermented beverages made from chocolate date back to 350 BC.
The Mars Edge project was revealed in a Bloomberg Businessweek interview recently with the confectioner's chief executive. He said the firm and brand was actually looking to double the size of the business over the next decade.
Mars Wrigley Confectionery has launched limited edition M&M’s Eggs in time for Easter 2019.