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These are all the posts that have been tagged with ice cream.

Cadbury becomes official 2012 Olympic sponsor

Cadbury has become an official sponsor of the London 2012 Olympic Games, and will supply all confectionery and packaged ice cream at the Olympic Park during the Games. This has angered workers at one of its UK plants, which is due to shut by 2010 with the loss of about 500 jobs. The deal gives […]

Thorntons enjoys good growth

Strong performances across all sales channels have helped boost pre-tax profits at Thorntons by almost 20%. The UK confectioner has also passed the £200 million sales threshold for the first time ever. Thorntons’ preliminary results statement for the year ended 28 June 2008 show that despite toughening market conditions, sales grew by 11.9% to £208.1 […]

Breast milk ice cream… the next big thing?

Could human breast milk provide a healthy basis for ice cream in the future? Animal rights campaigner PETA certainly thinks so. In a letter to Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, co-founders of Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Inc, the group urges them to replace cow’s milk in their products with human breast milk. PETA’s request comes […]

Vanilla research is consumer-driven

Givaudan has undertaken significant investment and global research into what’s next’ for one of the world’s favourite flavours. Building upon a strong heritage in vanilla flavours, Givaudan’s consumer-driven TasteEssentials vanilla programme pushes the boundaries of traditional vanilla flavour. The flavour design approach brings together leading global consumer understanding and sensory knowledge. Consumer and market exploration […]