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Mars to scrap Orkla’s Wrigley contract in Norway

Orkla Confectionery & Snacks Norge to explore options in gum as Wrigley terminates Extra and Hubba Bubba distribution deal next year. Photo: Wrigley

Mars Norge will take charge of Norwegian Wrigley sales next year after terminating a distribution contract with Orkla Confectionery & Snacks Norge.

Examples of the recalled products

Mars brand perception takes hit but expected to recover after recall

Stop the Traffik launches A Matter of Taste report. Picture: Stop the Traffik.

Nestlé comes out top in report assessing chocolate companies for their progress tackling child labor

Examples of recalled products

Mars issues recall due to potential Salmonella

Hershey launched SoFit in 2016. Picture: Hershey.

Manufacturers to develop confectionery with vegetables for a healthier halo

Mars and Wrigley helped Jewel-Osco increase its conversion by 57% since last year. Photo: Mars and Wrigley

Mars and Wrigley drive confectionery sales from in-store to digital retail

Ethel M follows the same food and labeling regulations that Mars uses.

Mars-owned Ethel M seeking US national distribution with Amazon and mass retailers

Reese's Crunchers made by Hershey won this year's Best in Show Award.

Retailers, not candy brands, influence innovation award decisions: NCA

Spicy-flavored Skittles and Extra  chewy mints will be both available by December 2017.

Mars-Wrigley taps sweet heat trend for Skittles and Starburst

Sweets & Snacks Expo 2017 featured a record 812 exhibitors. Photo: ConfectioneryNews

The Buzz: Sweets & Snacks Expo 2017 tweet by tweet

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