Nestlé's Maggi noodles no longer in hot water

2015-08-13 13:46

An Indian court has overturned a government ban on Nestlé's hugely popular Maggi noodles brand, but ordered tests before the product can go back on sale.

After lead scare, Nestle India to destroy $50m of noodles

2015-06-16 13:59

Nestle India says it will destroy instant noodles worth $50 million following a sales ban imposed by Indian food safety authorities for unsafe levels of lead.

Noodle crisis: How Nestlé's woes started

2015-06-08 21:13

The scare over Nestlé's Maggi 2-Minute Noodles, one of India's most popular snacks, has gripped increasingly health-conscious consumers.

Nestlé food scare spreads after lead poisoning claims

2015-06-05 11:51

Nestlé's Maggi noodles is embroiled in India's biggest food scare involving packaged foods since 2006 following claims of lead poisoning.

No poison in Maggi Two Minute Noodles in South Africa

2015-05-25 09:32

MAGGI noodles are safe for consumption in South Africa, Nestlé SA tells Health24 - following claims of lead contamination in India.

KitKat lookalike could head to Concourt

2015-01-15 11:05

A food company has applied to the Constitutional Court to challenge a ruling which bars it from producing a KitKat lookalike.

Nestle to speed up salt reductions in food brands

2013-11-05 11:45

Nestle says in order to honour new UN dietary guidelines, it will speed up producing hundreds of products with less salt.

Horsemeat scandal: Nestlé to shut food plant

2013-10-24 18:30

Nestlé will shut a frozen food plant north of Paris after sales were hit by a Europe-wide scandal that saw horsemeat find its way into processed products.

Nestle considers selling PowerBar

2013-09-27 11:57

Nestle has been looking to divest its PowerBar energy bars, a pioneer of sports nutrition products, according to people familiar with the matter.

Nestle cuts sales growth target

2013-08-08 11:30

Nestle has missed first-half sales forecasts and trimmed its 2013 target, after it cut prices in Europe in a bid to lure recession-hit shoppers.


Nestlé cuts 15% of its Africa workforce

2015-06-17 11:00

Nestlé SA is cutting 15% of its workforce in 21 African countries because it says it overestimated the rise of the middle class, according to a report.

Nestle challenges noodles ban in India

2015-06-11 14:21

Nestle says it is challenging a ban imposed by India on its hugely popular Maggi instant noodles brand after tests showed they contained excessive levels of lead.

India wants damages from Nestlé over noodles

2015-06-07 13:02

India's government has filed for damages from food group Nestlé after a food scare involving reports of excess lead in Maggi noodles.

Maggi noodles slapped with a ban in India

2015-06-03 16:14

Nestlé India has been slapped with a 15-day ban on Maggi noodles after claims of lead contamination. Nestlé SA says the product is safe for consumption in South Africa.

Nestlé's Maggi noodles in hot water in India

2015-05-20 17:05

Nestlé India says it is surprised after food inspectors ordered it to recall a batch of Maggi noodles after tests revealed that it contained dangerous levels of lead.

Fire at Nestle factory

2014-07-11 22:25

A fire has broken out at Nestle's Cremora manufacturing factory in Potchefstroom in the North West.

Nestle profits climb 11%

2013-10-31 13:13

Nestle Nigeria says its nine-month pretax profit rose 11.43% to 20.37bn naira from 18.28bn a year earlier.

Nestlé closer to getting rid of bad brands

2013-10-01 18:15

Nestlé has hinted it is getting closer to disposing of bad brands and shaking up its portfolio to deal with businesses that have underperformed for too long.

Nestle to unveil plans for L'Oreal partnership

2013-09-11 11:02

Nestle is under pressure to make its intentions clear towards L'Oreal, its partner of 40 years, when the ties that bind them loosen next year.

China widens drug industry probe

2013-07-19 15:00

UCB has been visited by Chinese authorities as the country widens investigations into bribery by drugmakers, following allegations against GlaxoSmithKline.

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