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Nestlé's first-half sales hit by strong Swiss Franc

07 Aug 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Nestlé has posted first half organic growth of 4.7% but the impact of the strong Swiss France saw total group sales drop by 4.8%.

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Nestlé’s Quality Street switches to sustainable cocoa

01 Aug 2014 | By Arabella Mileham

Nestlé has switched to certified sustainable cocoa for its Quality Street brand in the UK - which will be on shelf by Christmas.

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Food and drink giants pledge more action on ads and labelling

19 Jun 2014 | By Ian Quinn

Food and drink companies across the world have pledged to be more transparent on their progress on health goals.

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Brands keep it simple with focus on money-off deals Subscription

30 May 2014 | By Vince Bamford

When it comes to promotions, keeping it simple is the name of the game right now…

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Don't skirt around the point - there is no harm in asking! Subscription

09 Aug 2014 | By David Sables

We are constantly fed a myth soup about selling and negotiation…

The Grocer 8 August 1914

Fevered minds and panic buying: WWI reported in The Grocer Subscription

05 Aug 2014 | By Vince Bamford

As The Grocer reported in its issue of 8 August 1914, swift action was being taken to limit profiteering and panic at the outbreak of WW1.


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Nestlé can gain from Mondelez’s pods

20 Feb 2014

Nestlé may yet find that Mondelez’s move into the category provides a very interesting uplift in sales…

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