Mondelēz confirms progress in meeting ESG goals

The company said its ESG strategy and goals prioritise delivering lasting change at scale through ‘innovative and holistic approaches, collaboration for sector-wide transformation and adoption of measurable solutions’. ESG remains a long-term value driver at Mondelēz and is core to the company’s purpose, it said in a statement to the media: ‘The 2021 Snacking Made … Read more

Let’s talk BFY snacks and put paid to the disparaging ‘junk food’ tag

CN’s sister title, BakeryandSnacks​, has invited a panel of industry leaders to take to the podium on May 26 to examine the trend that impacts all areas when it comes to creating standout snacks. The free-to-attend webinar is tapping some of the best minds the sector has to offer to explore exactly what better-for-you (BFY) … Read more

Confectionery industry and retailers prepare for HFSS regulations in UK

The UK government’s ban will impose media and promotional restrictions on ‘unhealthy’ products. Volume promotions, such as buy-one-get-one-free and two-for-one deals, will no longer be allowed for these items, health officials have warned. According to a report in foodnavigator.com​, a ban will come into force on HFSS products being placed in secondary promotional locations in … Read more