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 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.

Aspen to buy Nestle infant food business

2013-04-18 08:34

Aspen Pharmacare has plans to buy Nestle's infant nutritional business for $215m, the company says.

China destroys Ikea cake, Nestle chocolate

2013-03-05 15:10

Chinese authorities say they have destroyed nearly two tons of chocolate cake imported by Sweden's Ikea for violating food quality standards.

Nestles buys US medical nutrition company

2013-02-26 16:47

Swiss food giant Nestle says that it had acquired Pamlab, as the company pushes further into what it considers a growth segment.

Nestlé finds horsemeat in beef pasta

2013-02-19 10:00

Nestlé, the world's biggest food company, has removed beef pasta meals from sale in Italy and Spain after finding traces of horse DNA.

Nestle: Horsemeat scandal affects us all

2013-02-14 12:40

Nestle SA says a scandal in Europe about the use of horsemeat in products labelled as beef hurts the whole industry.


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.

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.

Nestle, Mars accused of price-fixing

2013-06-07 07:31

Authorities have charged Nestle, Mars and a network of independent wholesale distributors in an alleged criminal conspiracy to fix chocolate prices in Canada.

Banned lamb mince at 'horsemeat' factory

2013-03-19 17:33

French authorities say they have found 57 tons of minced lamb that does not conform to European standards at the factory of Spanghero, the firm at the heart of the horsemeat scandal.

Clover and Nestlé SA unveil new entity

2013-03-01 11:32

Clover Industries and Nestlé SA has announced the formation of the new entity‚ called Clover Waters.

Big food firms embroiled in horsemeat saga

2013-02-19 18:02

The world's biggest food company Nestle and the world's top beef producer JBS are the latest in a long list of firms to be caught up in Europe's horsemeat scandal.

Horsemeat scandal hits Nestle

2013-02-19 08:13

Swiss food giant Nestle has become the latest retailer hit by Europe's horsemeat scandal, announcing it is removing pasta meals from supermarket shelves in Italy and Spain due to contamination.

Bitter taste for German chocolate makers

2013-01-31 18:45

German antitrust authorities have fined 11 chocolate makers €60m for colluding to rig the price of confectionary.

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