Monday June 22, 2015
Ferrero International, the Italian maker of Ferrero Rocher chocolates, has offered to buy chocolate maker Thorntons for about £111.9m.
Wednesday June 17, 2015
Irish aircraft-leasing firms placed $11 billion (€9.87 billion) of orders at the Paris Airshow.
Tuesday May 19, 2015
Rescuers in Colombia are continuing to search for victims of a landslide which killed more than 60 people and injured dozens.
Friday April 17, 2015
Nestle, the world's leading packaged food maker, today reported slightly better than expected first-quarter sales.
Wednesday April 15, 2015
Danone today posted first quarter sales that beat expectations, driven by a recovery in baby food sales in Asia and robust growth in bottled waters.
Thursday February 19, 2015
The world's leading food industry group Nestlé has posted a soaring net profit for 2014, boosted by the sell-off of its stake in French cosmetics group L'Oreal.
Thursday February 12, 2015
Public health scientists in Britain are benefiting from funding from companies such as Coca-Cola, Mars and Nestle, whose products are widely held to be responsible for the obesity crisis, an investigation has revealed.
Wednesday January 21, 2015
A retired couple in their mid-70s have been found dead from suspected carbon monoxide poisoning at a caravan park in Northern Ireland.
Tuesday November 04, 2014
In yet another sign that the recession is ending, sales are racing ahead at the Irish company which imports and distributes several luxury car brands here.
Thursday October 23, 2014
Unilever today reported a weaker than expected 2.1% rise in third-quarter sales as a slowdown in emerging markets continued to crimp performance.