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Hindu leader condemns Wrigley candies made with beef-sourced gelatin

Altoids is one of Wrigley's brands that contains beef-derived gelatin.  Photo: Schyler

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed says upset Hindus in the US are seeking “official apology” from the president of Wrigley for non-disclosure of beef in some of its candy products.

ISM's 'Start-up area' offers cheaper option than Newcomer Area. Photo: Koelnmesse

ISM adds startup area for young firms at world’s biggest candy show

Mondelēz reported its net revenue decreased by 5% to $5.99bn during Q2, 2017.  Photo: ©iStock/DanielBendjy

McCain Foods president to become Mondelēz’s new CEO amid Q2 revenue decline

Mondelēz meets target for a quarter of revenues to come from ‘Better Choices’ products (example pictured) three years early. Now it will reformulate power brands with less sugar, salt, saturated fat and simpler ingredients. Photo: MDLZ

Next step: Mondelēz to cut sugar, salt, sat fat and artificial ingredients in power brands

Wrigley claims two Chi-Town e-liquid flavors violate its trademarks for Doublemint and Juicy Fruit. ©iStock/Roman Samokhin

Wrigley sues e-cig firm for allegedly infringing Doublemint and Juicy Fruit trademarks

Mondelēz expects ransomeware attack last month will bring down Q2 revenues by -0.3% ©iStock/scyther5

Mondelēz sales hit by cyberattack but outlook unchanged

Airheads gum is sugarfree and contains micro-candy technology. Photo: PVM

Perfetti Van Melle USA brings Airheads into gum and trials Velcro packs

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

Mars to scrap Orkla’s Wrigley contract in Norway

Delicrea Yummy Sand is a playable bubble gum that can be used to make sand castles. Photo: ConfectioneryNews

Castles made of bubble gum: PepsiCo JV hopes to bring edible sand to the US

Industry leader predicts Whole Foods may eventually move to Amazon Go tech.  Photo: ©iStock/krblokhin

Alexa, can I have some organic candy and snacks? Category set to benefit from Amazon-Whole Foods deal

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