Sugar supply

It has been a few months since quotas limiting European Union (EU) sugar production were scrapped on 30 September, and while its longer-term impact has yet to become clear, experts agree that EU output will rise, at least in the short term.


Premier Foods renews Cadbury cake deal

Premier Foods has renewed a licence deal with Mondelēz International to produce Cadbury cake and dessert products in a move that is set to unlock new growth opportunities for both companies.

Key trends

Following our trip to Food ingredients Europe in Paris this month, the joint December/January issue of CP will have an ingredients focus and an image showing a selection of so-called ‘functional ingredients’ on the cover.


Premium biscuits in India

India’s biscuit and cookie industry was valued at INR 145 billion (US $2.41bn) in financial year 2014, of which Britannia and Parle, account for 61 per cent of the market share, according to a ValueNotes report entitled Biscuits and Cookies Industry in India: 2015-2019. The industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14 […]


Gums and jellies in India

Canadean expects the confectionery market in India to grow by 71 per cent in the next four years, as the growing Indian middle class consumes more gums and jellies and chocolate continues to be high in demand among children. The Indian confectionery market was worth close to US$1.3bn in 2013 and is expected to grow […]


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