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Ferrero India manufactures Kinder Joy, Tic Tac and Kinder Schoko-Bons Crispy, and imports Ferrero Rocher and Nutella. ©Ferrero India

Ferrero reveals mass market expansion plans in India

By Lester Wan

Ferrero India has revealed its plans to build a new product portfolio for the mass market in India, with the firm assessing opportunities for some of the 20 confectionery brands it acquired from the US unit of Nestle at the start of the year.

Nestlé cuts full year outlook as Maggi noodle scare hits sales

Nestlé cuts full year outlook as Maggi noodle scare hits sales

By Nathan Gray

The worlds biggest packaged food manufacturer, Nestlé, has revised its growth target for the year to 4.5%, after the Maggi noodle recall in India knocked sales and under-calculated U.S. Skin Health rebates weighed down profits.

Maggi given all clear by high court pending further tests

Maggi given all clear by high court pending further tests

By RJ Whitehead

The Bombay high court has ruled that the chief executive of India’s food regulator, the FSSAI, had “acted in an emergent, drastic and arbitrary” fashion in ordering Nestlé to withdraw its popular Maggi noodles from the shelves in June.

Breast is best: Punjab gov sets new infant formula labelling rules

By Annie Harrison-Dunn

Labelling of infant formula sold in the Pakistani department of Punjab must now include the warning “mother’s milk is the best food for your baby and helps in preventing diarrhoea and other illnesses,” according to new prohibition and guidance rules released...

Nestlé’s Asia chief admits errors in India

Nestlé’s Asia chief admits errors in India

By RJ Whitehead

The head of Nestlé’s business in Asia has admitted the company has made mistakes in the way it has approached the India market by ignoring consumers in the country’s massive middle-class over the last decade.