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As the six-month-long Milan Expo gets under way, we take a look at what it is, how much it cost and why not everyone’s happy about it.
Using demonstrations and campaigns in traditional and social media, consumers are increasingly forcing companies to change their ways.
European markets closed sharply lower on Friday, pressured by Chinese futures and mounting tensions over Greece debt negotiations.
Nestle, the world's leading packaged food maker, reported slightly better-than-expected first-quarter sales on Friday, helped by price increases.
Shareholder payouts by large companies in Europe soared over the last financial year, according to new research from Markit.
The world will run out of fresh water long before it runs out of oil, with the potential for major deficits by 2030, the chairman of Nestle said.
Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, chairman of Nestle, discusses the impact from global food prices hovering near 5-year lows and outlines what could derail its sales forecast for 2015.
Global investors are waiting with bated breath this month, as an expected 60 billion euros ($67 billion) is set to flood the euro zone's economy.
French food group Danone made a cautious 2015 sales and profitability growth forecast as it grapples with deflation in Europe.
Paul Bulcke, CEO of Nestle, talks the current volatility in the Swiss franc and the measures the company is taking to offset that.
Paul Bulcke, CEO of Nestle, discusses emerging markets and the growth of the company.
Nestle forecast sales to rise 5 percent this year, following a weaker year in 2014 that was hurt by deflation in Europe and slowing demand in Asia.
Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, says Nestle's growth slowed in China in the fourth quarter of 2014, but overall the results were good.
In addition to traditional fare, Chinese families are also opting for Western ingredients available online for their annual reunion Lunar New Year dinner.
For years, Hershey-owned Twizzlers have twisted the licorice market to its own desires. Now, Nestle wants a bite of that action.
Did you know the licorice business was a $300 million market? CNBC Jane Wells breaks down the reasons why Nestle wants a piece of that action.
The yield on Japan's benchmark bond has risen above its German equivalent for the first time.
Angry British chocolate-lovers are angered by a lawsuit brought by Hershey’s, which bars the import of chocolates made in the U.K. by Cadbury.
An appropriately educated workforce is, of course, the crucial raw material for business, but what else helps the company workforce?
European equities were mostly higher on Friday, but Swiss stocks weighed on wider benchmarks.