Tea Business Unilever Plans to Sell Could be Worth $5.6B
Beverages - CPG

Unilever plans to divest most of its tea business following a six-month review by placing them into a separate entity, the company said during its recent earnings call. The changes to its tea business...

FoodDive
August 10, 2021

How Nestlé, Keurig & Mattel Are Coping with Inflation
Beverages - CPG - Finance - Retail - Travel

As the global economic recovery from the pandemic gathers steam, big businesses are grappling with a formidable problem: What to do about rising prices? What's happening: On earnings calls across tim...

CNN Business
July 30, 2021

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter Releases a Faux Pe...
CPG

The spot parodies luxury fragrance ads in a social-first effort that plays up the brand's unique spritz packaging and marks a return to its comedic roots. I Can't Believe It's Not Butter parodies the...

Marketing Dive
July 16, 2021

Mondelēz’s Triscuit is the Latest Brand to Embrace Trac...
CPG

Mondelēz International said consumers purchasing its Triscuit brand will be able to trace the journey of the white-winter wheat baked into some of its Triscuit crackers from a co-op of farmers’ fie...

FoodDive
June 25, 2021

Axe Wants Guys to Get Vaccinated Before Getting ‘Axeinat...
CPG

Social distancing, while crucial to slow the spread of Covid-19, has bruised demand for consumer goods that people tend to use when physically close to other people. Gum and mints, for example. Deodor...

Adweek
June 21, 2021

Dove’s Men+Care Initiative Supports Dads’ Mental W...
CPG - Household

According to new research, practicing a holistic care regime, that takes care of both physical and mental health, helps men hold more effective relationships. That was one of the findings of research ...

Adweek
June 18, 2021

11 Brand Campaigns That Blend Pride With Purpose
Beverages - Branding - CPG - Dining - Fashion

How Reebok, Ugg and other marketers incorporate inclusivity and COVID relief. Pride Month has arrived, and brands are showing their support in full force. Many had to postpone or rework Pride campaig...

Industry Dive
June 14, 2021

Kind Moves into Fast-Growing Plant-Based Ice Cream
CPG

The frozen space is one of six new categories the 15-year-old Kind has entered into during the past year as it moves beyond its core bars to become a broader snacking company. Kind's Frozen Pints wil...

FoodDive
May 18, 2021

Nestle in Talks to Buy Nature’s Bounty Vitamins
CPG - Health & Beauty

Nestle is in talks to buy nutritional supplement maker The Bountiful Company, the Swiss food giant said on Monday, as it looks to move further into a health and nutrition sector that is growing faster...

Reuters
April 27, 2021

Global Brands Unveil ‘Planet Pledge’ Commitment to...
Beverages - CPG - Finance

Some of the world’s biggest advertisers, including Unilever, Diageo, Mastercard, Dole and Tesco, have made a series of new commitments to act on the climate emergency, following research which has s...

Brand Times
April 22, 2021

Harry’s Looks to Add More Brands After Capital Infusion
CPG - Health & Beauty - Retail

The company will use the capital mainly to add more brands to its portfolio, which currently consists of Harry's, women's razor and body care brand Flamingo, pet brand Cat Person and haircare brand He...

RetailDive
April 7, 2021

Dove Offers to Pay Other Brands to Diversify Their Ads
CPG - Health & Beauty - Household - Retail

Unilever's Dove brand is promoting inclusivity in advertising by offering to subsidize the cost of hiring diverse talent incurred by other brands, according to Dove South Africa's website and a newly ...

Marketing Dive
March 29, 2021

Hellmann’s Super Bowl debut enlists Amy Schumer to addre...
CPG - Sports

Hellmann's will make its first Super Bowl appearance with a commercial providing tips on how to avoid wasting food at home. The Unilever mayonnaise brand plans to air a 30-second spot starring comedia...

Marketing Dive
January 27, 2021

After 30 years, Viennetta is making a comeback
CPG

The fanciest cake from your childhood is coming back. Viennetta — that's right, those ice cream cakes with the elegant layers and crunchy sheets of chocolate that were reserved for special occasions...

Today
January 15, 2021

Ben & Jerry’s debuts frozen dog treats
CPG - Pets

Ben & Jerry’s has developed frozen dog treats called Doggie Desserts, which will be sold at grocery and pet stores. The Unilever-owned ice cream maker began developing the dog-friendly sweets ea...

CNBC
January 11, 2021

Meatless meat is going mainstream. Now Big Food wants in.
CPG - Dining

Companies are pledging to sell you more plant-based meat and dairy to fight climate change (and cash in on a growing trend). For the full story, visit Vox - Vegan meatless meat is going mainstream...

Vox
December 29, 2020

2020 Retail Dive Award Winners announced
Branding - CPG

This year, like no other in recent memory, has been defined by crisis. From the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting economic recession to a racial reckoning and sociopolitical upheaval, 2020 cha...

Retail Dive
December 9, 2020

Unilever anticipates $1 billion in plant-based foods
CPG

Consumer-goods giant Unilever has set a “bold” target of €1 billion ($1.2 billion) annual sales from plant-based foods over the next five to seven years, as it looks to tap into rising demand fr...

MarketWatch
November 18, 2020

Consumers say snacking is a ‘lifeline’ during pand...
CPG

The survey of 6,292 adults found 70% of millennials and 67% of those working from home during the pandemic prefer snacking over meals. For the full story, visit Food Dive  -  https://www.fooddive...

Food Dive
November 11, 2020

Unilever launches its biggest refill trial in Europe
Health & Beauty - Retail

Touch-free refill machines, in-home refills and self-serve containers across seven leading beauty and personal care brands test a range of solutions with shoppers in real-life conditions.  For the...

Global Cosmetics News
October 27, 2020

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