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Uncertainty after TPP U-turn

Trump’s destruction of the TPP has sparked a major rethink within the American and Asia Pacific confectionery sector. Ed Zwirn, Barbara Barkhausen, Julian Ryall and Jens Kaster report.

MOGUL technology

From gummy bears to sugar crusted pralines, Confectionery Production explores the manufacturing process for jellies and gums.

Fruit snacks on the rise

This is not a ploy to get you to join in with those on health kicks this month, but health, convenience and choice have all contributed to a rise in the number of new fruit-based hitting the market over the last few years.

Hershey on track to end year with momentum

The Hershey Company has said the launch of its Cookie Layer Crunch bar should enable the US confectionery giant to “end the year with momentum” after posting net profit and sales growth for the third quarter.

Ferrero tables bid for Delacre biscuit brand

Confectionery giant Ferrero has offered to acquire Belgian biscuit brand Delacre for an undisclosed sum – a move one analyst says is an attempt to reduce its over-reliance on chocolate.

Improved lollipop packaging machine

Theegarten-Pactec has introduced its improved machine for the packaging of lollipops in Top Twist wrapping, due to growing demand in Asia and South America.

Premium price point

Three in four (73%) of US consumers are willing to pay more for snacks made with high quality ingredients, new research suggests, as the move towards healthier snacking options becomes more evident.