Brazilian peanut exporters consolidate their presence in Europe

Brazilian peanut exporters

Closed sales and export projections for the next 12 months as a result of Brazilian participation at Snackex exceed US$34 million. Brazilian companies exporting peanuts are celebrating the results obtained at Snackex, an international fair organized by the European Snacks Association (ESA) in Barcelona, on June 27 and 28. The amount of US$7.45 million were…

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TOMRA’s Nimbus sorter successfully automates confectionery sorting at Swizzels Matlow

Swizzels Matlow, a family business that produces sugar confectionery in the United Kingdom, has chosen TOMRA’s Nimbus optical sorter to automate the sorting process of its ‘Drumstick Squashies’ in order to meet fast-growing demand while ensuring the consistently excellent quality of the product. Swizzels is one of the longest-running sugar confectionery factories in the world,…

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tna names Jonathan Rankin as CEO

jonathan rankin tna

tna announced the promotion of Jonathan Rankin to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Having recently returned to tna as Chief Sales Officer (CSO), Jonathan will lead tna’s day-to-day operations, while focusing on the implementation of new processes that will take tna’s operational efficiencies and growth to the next level. Founded in 1982 by Alf and Nadia…

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Parker Products introduces baked inclusions product line

Parker Products, a leading provider of specialty ingredients, is launching a line of baked inclusions for the dairy, bakery, confection, beverage, and QSR segments. The product line will feature brownies, cookies, cakes, and more, with rotating varieties. “We have a long history of collaborating with customers to create specialty ingredients that enhance and differentiate their…

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Nestle announce five-year deal with logistics firm Kuehne + Nagel

Nestle have linked arms with Netherlands logistics company Kuehne + Angel in order to store a wealth of their products over the next five years, which includes the company’s coffee, chocolate, and culinary items. From 2018, Kuehne + Nagel will be in charge of and sort out all transportation, delivery and warehousing for Nestle, which…

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Mondelez beef up production at Cadbury’s UK based Bournville factory

Cadbury’s Bournville factory in the UK has seen Mondelez expand their production there on a fairly large scale, after Mondelez made a £75m ($96.5m) investment. Mondelez have stated that they will include Cadbury Dairy Milk Oreo and Cadbury Dairy Milk Tiffin to their chocolate production lines later this summer at the Bournville site. Currently, the…

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Premier League and Cadbury Announce Three Year Partnership

The Premier League and confectionery brand, Cadbury, have come together today to announce an exciting three-year partnership, kicking off from the start of the 2017/18 season. This agreement brings together two iconic names that have a unique place within popular culture, and the hearts of people in the UK and Ireland. For Cadbury, this builds…

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Equipment and production machinery to suit every budget

Winkler und Dünnebier Süßwarenmaschinen GmbH (WDS) prepare their finest products for Interpack 2017 Winkler und Dünnebier Süßwarenmaschinen GmbH (WDS), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of confectionery production machines, will cover a spectrum of deposited confectionery products of various applications and capacity ranges at Intersec 2017. In combination with the ConfecECO line for small production…

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Bosch launch online platform to optimise package choice

Gobal supplier of technology and services unveils digital expertise with new microsite To address the growing market need for complete system solutions, Bosch Packaging Technology has launched an online information platform featuring its value enhancing complete system solutions for the confectionery, bakery, nuts, snacks and powder industries. The new microsite,, allows food and non-food…

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