Nestlé has announced that KitKat is the first global chocolate brand that will use only sustainably sourced cocoa to manufacture all of its products, and will do so from the first quarter of 2016.
Nestlé today celebrated the grand opening of its new Nestlé Research & Development Center in Solon, Ohio, and marked the completion of a $50 million, two-year project to establish this global center dedicated to transforming the way the world enjoys frozen and chilled foods. In the new 144,000 square foot facility, Nestlé R&D Solon will balance consumer-centered innovation with technology… Read more »
In order to help CGF members implement the new resolution, an implementation plan has been developed. The plan includes key steps that will help develop a baseline, monitoring and public reporting mechanisms, communication and engagement plans and implementation toolkit.
Frozen pizza and snack lovers will soon be able to enjoy their favorites with no artificial flavors and less sodium. Nestlé USA (www.nestleusa.com) pledges to improve the ingredient quality and nutritional profile of some of its most popular frozen pizza and snack brands without affecting taste. Nestlé, a leader in the frozen pizza and snacking category, today announced the improvements,… Read more »
Nestlé has revealed plans to strengthen its ice cream business in China with a ¥100m ($16.11m) investment in two production facilities in the east of the country.
Nestlé has won the 8th annual CR Reporting Awards (CRRA) 2015 award for the best corporate responsibility report, following an independent vote by almost 5,000 professionals working in the area. The company beat other multinationals to the top prize in the world’s only global annual awards for corporate responsibility reporting, winning in the ‘Best Report Published in 2013-14’ category for… Read more »
Nestlé has teamed up with Google to launch its YouTube My Break marketing campaign, which will see the introduction of the chocolate brand’s largest wrapper redesign since it first came to market 80 years ago. More than 100m specially designed packs will be produced in total over the course of the campaign, including around 600,000 limited edition wrappers where the… Read more »
Nestlé purchased more than 90,000 tonnes of cocoa from the 67 co-operatives covered by the Nestlé Cocoa Plan in 2014, a year-on-year increase of almost 50% over the 2013 total. The Nestlé Cocoa Plan aims to improve the lives of cocoa farming communities and the quality of cocoa we purchase. The new data is published this week in the 2014 Nestlé… Read more »
Nestlé has pledged to redouble its efforts to improve the lives of women in cocoa communities in Côte d’Ivoire, from where it sources much of the cocoa for its chocolate.
As part of efforts to strengthen Nestlé’s food safety research in China, the company has opened a food safety research centre in Beijing.