December 3, 2012

Pfizer on Friday announced that it has completed the sale of its nutrition business to Nestlé for $11.9 billion in cash, following the conclusion of the required regulatory process in most markets.

November 1, 2012

Nestlé on Tuesday named Luis Cantarell head of Nestlé Nutrition with the departure of Kurt Schmidt, deputy EVP Nestlé Nutrition, who has decided to leave the company for personal reasons effective Dec. 1.

July 20, 2012

A division of Nestle has bought a stake in a Colorado-based drug maker focused on treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.

July 18, 2012

Lindt has expanded its Excellence chocolate line.

June 4, 2012

The U.S. chocolate market continues to grow, according to a new Packaged Facts report.

May 9, 2012

An aerodynamic chocolate product, invented by Harvard professor David Edwards, has made its U.S. debut.

May 2, 2012

Lindt has expanded its Lindor truffles line.

December 14, 2011

Nestlé on Tuesday released a scorecard on the company's progress in the areas of nutrition, health and wellness in the United States over the course of 2011.

September 28, 2011

Nestlé EVP and CFO Jim Singh will retire in March 2012 after 35 years with the company.

July 28, 2011

Glass container manufacturer Owens-Illinois announced its acquisition of a single-furnace glass container plant in France.

July 25, 2011

Consumers eating more meals at home and innovation from manufacturers have led to a spike in sales of frozen convenience foods. A number of frozen segments showed double-digit increases in the 52-week period ended May 15.

June 13, 2011

Lindt is expanding its dark chocolate offerings with two new Excellence bars.

May 19, 2011

A chocolatier has brought its gourmet chocolates to the Midwest.

October 24, 2010

Nestle USA announced its voluntary recall for one of its confections, which may contain peanuts....

October 17, 2010

Mars Chocolate North America is breathing new life into its Dove chocolate brand with new...

September 26, 2010

Nestle will set up a health-and-wellness division to address such problems as obesity, cardiovascular disease,...

September 26, 2010

Seasonal candy is a big part of the confectionery category, accounting for one-quarter of the...

September 16, 2010

Ethnic personal care company Dr. Miracle's has appointed former Reynolds Consumer Products executive Randy Zeno...

September 7, 2010

Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker has released a limited edition chocolate bar that has hints of...

September 6, 2010

It seems that Equal Exchange's chocolate sector is gaining momentum....

August 26, 2010

Retail sales of chocolate products increased 3% from 2008 to a record $17 billion in...

March 7, 2010

Ghirardelli chocolate has kicked off its Million Moments of Timeless Pleasure sweepstakes, which invites consumers...

March 2, 2010

Nestle can tell customers "mangia!," as it completed its acquisition of Kraft Foods' frozen pizza...

January 24, 2010

It seems Kraft's bite out of Cadbury won't be soured with an additional bid for...