Confectionery

Peppersmith co-founders Mike Stevens and Dan Shrimpton

By gum, I think they've got it!

Ben & Jerry, Green & Black, and, er, Mike & Dan? If Peppersmith gum co-founders Mike Stevens and Dan Shrimpton are not quite household names just yet, give it a few years and they might just turn out to be one of grocery’s more interesting...

Zetar

Zetar posts 40% leap in profits on sales up 11%

By Elaine Watson

“Extreme” cost increases have hit demand for nuts and seeds, but strong growth in chocolate, dried fruit and snacks has helped Zetar notch up double-digit rises in sales and profits this year.

Kraft insists Somerdale transfer is ‘still on track’

Kraft insists Somerdale transfer is ‘still on track’

By Ben Bouckley and Elaine Watson

Kraft has rejected claims made by the Unite trade union that it is behind schedule with the transfer of operations from its Somerdale factory to its new chocolate factory in Skarbimierz, Poland.

Mars: Choose evolution (not revolution) for NPD

Mars: Choose evolution (not revolution) for NPD

By Elaine Watson

Game-changing innovation is not – and should not – be the top priority for every new product development team, especially in the current economic climate, according to the boss of one of the nation’s biggest brands.

chocolates

Enfield-based chocolatier targets the supermarkets

By Elaine Watson

Enfield-based chocolate manufacturer Chocolaterie Casemir is developing prototype bars and gift boxes targeted at the supermarkets as part of a strategic plan to diversify beyond the hospitality sector.

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