This week saw the 2019 Academy of Chocolate Awards staged at Claridge’s in London, where a host of confectionery talent gathered eagerly to awaited the results of months worth of painstaking judging.
Posted 26 July 2019
This week has seen a rather popular job advert go live for Mars Wrigley in the UK, which is seeking its very own team of eight Willy Wonkas to become professional chocolate tasters.
Posted 5 July 2019
Keeping ahead of the pack as a manufacturer in terms of market trends is something that provides our industry with a constant challenge.
Posted 21 June 2019
This past week in Chicago has thrown up plenty of fascinating new product ranges and sector developments at the Sweets and Snacks Expo event.
Posted 31 May 2019
As we reported this week, the UK’s Academy of Chocolate has just confirmed its first tranche of winners for its annual awards, attracting an impressive array of entrants.
Posted 8 May 2019
The results of a survey released this week revealing a third of UK manufacturers expect lower-skilled job losses over the next five years due to growing automation is perhaps hardly surprising.
Posted 25 April 2019
With Easter just around the corner, it has been encouraging to see a typically robust range of products making their way to market.
Posted 12 April 2019
One of the core features for the next edition of Confectionery Production is set to focus on healthier ranges of confectionery hitting shelves around the world.
Posted 29 March 2019
The design and development of packaging systems and associated end product materials have undergone a considerable series of improvements in recent years.
Posted 15 March 2019
Fairtrade Fortnight began in the UK this week, and its commendable work has an especially potent message this year.
Posted 1 March 2019
As was demonstrated at ProSweets and ISM last month, there have been some significant finished product launches, as well as equipment within the packaging and wrapping segments of the confectionery market.
Posted 15 February 2019
Preparing for ProSweets and ISM events typically involves a considerable amount of planning and logistics – but this year proved once again it was well worth the effort.
Posted 8 February 2019
The past week has been a particularly special one in covering events at ISM and ProSweets in Cologne.
Posted 1 February 2019
Within the next few days, the biggest names in the global confectionery sector will descend on Cologne in Germany for ISM and ProSweets.
Posted 24 January 2019