Gummy bear giant Haribo to build first North American plant in Pleasant Prairie with 400 jobs
At ProSweets Cologne 2017, WACKER will presenting two world firsts for the confectionery industry. With WACKER’s innovative CANDY2GUM technology, it is possible to produce confectionery with a completely new mouthfeel: what begins as a piece of chewy candy turns into chewing gum after a short time. Since this innovative product is made in a boiling process, manufacturers can now add… Read more »
Tangerine Confectionery has released a soft gum format of its Candyland Wham, Refreshers and Fruit Salad sweet ranges. The new Softies format is available in 160g and 120g size formats across the three product ranges, with a recommended retail price of £1.49 and £1 respectively. The soft gums will be available in Fruit Salad raspberry and pineapple, and apple and… Read more »
Canadean expects the confectionery market in India to grow by 71% in the next four years, as the growing Indian middle-class consumes more gums and jellies and chocolate continues to be high in demand among children.