Nestlé Has Discovered A Way To Almost Halve The Sugar In Your Favourite Chocolate

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Nestlé has announced a new discovery that means they could cut the amount of sugar in their chocolate bars by up to 40%, without adversely affecting ...

It's Not Just Marmite, It's Bisto Too

Nick Abbot | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK
Nick Abbot

Unilever said it and Tesco said it and Nestle said it: prices are going to go up. Tesco is the biggest retailer in the land, Unilever and Nestle are two of the biggest food companies on earth. These companies are packed with experts in possession of facts but we are no longer interested in experts and facts.

Now KitKats Could Be More Expensive Because Of Brexit

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 20.10.2016 | UK

The price of KitKats and Nespresso pods could be hiked as food giant Nestle battles to control costs amid post-Brexit turmoil in the value of the poun...

A Fan Favourite Is Being Removed From Quality Street And People Are Really Outraged

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 23.09.2016 | UK Comedy

Brace yourselves, chocolate fans - Nestle has been doing some fiddling and they’ve decided to switch out one of the sweets from Quality Street boxes...

QUIZ! Can You Guess The Chocolate Bar From Its Shape Alone?

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK

Nestlé is to appeal a decision preventing it from trademarking the shape of its popular KitKat bars as part of a long-running feud with its arch-riva...

Stop Freaking Out About The Quality Street Box Scandal, It's Not Actually A Thing

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK

SCANDAL!!! Quality Street tins are getting smaller. Here's the proof.... The grim, distressing and crippling reality of #Christmas in 2015. pic....

QUIZ! Can You Identify A Chocolate Bar On Shape Alone?

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK

The European Court of Justice has ruled that confectioner Nestle is not allowed to trademark the shape of its four-finger KitKat bar. The Court sai...

Our Waterloo

Ben Stockman | Posted 19.06.2016 | UK Politics
Ben Stockman

There is an old legend relating to the end of the battle of Waterloo, which passed its bicentennial anniversary last week. The story goes that immedia...

Nestle Joins Forces With Twitter To Offer *Paid* Internships

PA | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Food giant Nestle is joining forces with Twitter to offer an internship split between the two companies. The 10-week paid placement is part of a Ne...

Chaos and 'An Economy That Works'

Dr Arlo Brady | Posted 08.02.2015 | UK Politics
Dr Arlo Brady

I've never been a huge fan of the butterfly effect. The idea that small changes have big effects - like the eponymous fluttering of distant butterfly wings creating the appearance of a hurricane weeks later - can, I have always felt, lead to rather pessimistic thoughts. At its worst, blaming momentous events on a butterfly lets us abrogate our responsibility to tackle big problems with the phrase - "Oh, there's nothing I can do about it".

Why the Scots Would Be Mad to Vote for Independence (Not That I Care)

Hugh Salmon | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

So, next week the Scots will decide if they want to be independent. Let me start by declaring a lack of interest in this issue. A complete lack of interest. I think may be one-eighth Scottish but I really don't care if I have Scottish blood coursing through my veins. It hasn't affected my life either way.

Scientists Perfect A Working Chocolate Teapot

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Tech

Nestle has decided to debunk one life's great truisms: that there is 'nothing more useless than a chocolate teapot'. Well now the search must begin...

The Penis Chocolates Are On Me! Is Something The Milky Bar Kid Never Said

South West News Service | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK

That’s the thing about penises – you never know when they might creep up on you. Take lawyer Robin Jacobs, who was innocently unwrapping a Mil...

News Punch: Nestle, Star Wars, Pheasants and Paxo

Marc Paterson | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

Never mind all the people queuing at food banks, spare a thought for the richest in society, who have to shoot their dinner out of the sky. Thankfully our caring government has subsidised the use of shotguns so those elite few can gun down birds in the countryside.

Why We Need Lactivists

Lottie Daley | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lottie Daley

The UK has one of the lowest breastfeeding rates in the world and when we think about it, it's not rocket science to understand why that may be.

ON ... Is Elysium Fiction or Are We Truly Doomed?

Martin Treanor | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Tech
Martin Treanor

Last night I went to see the movie 'Elysium' and, apart from all the head-whirling action and natty technological advances, the one thing that nagged me pretty much all the way through was that the whole premise reminded me of a blog I read on Digg earlier in the week.

Kit Kat Chunky Bars Recalled By Nestle After 'Plastic' Found Inside Chocolate

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK

Nestle has recalled four varieties of Kit Kat Chunky bars after pieces of plastic were found by seven people. The company said the 48 gram Peanut B...

'A Broken System'

Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

The world's largest food companies have been named and shamed because they fall short of ethical standards. Oxfam said global brands including Nest...

Horse Meat Tainted With Bute Enters Food Chain In France

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.02.2013 | UK

Horse meat contaminated with veterinary drug bute is believed to have entered the food chain in France, the French ministry confirmed. Six carcass...

Birds Eye Withdraws Beef Ready Meals

PA | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK

Birds Eye is withdrawing three beef ready meals from sale in the UK and Ireland. The move follows tests that found 2% of horse DNA in a chilli con ...

Food Industry Takes Control of Its Engineering Future

Richard J. Martin | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK
Richard J. Martin

The food and grocery industry is central to all of our lives. It puts food on our tables, employs one in seven people in the UK and offers a variety o...

How Europeans Are Reacting To The Horse Meat Scandal

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK

More than a month after equine DNA blighted burgers in British and Irish supermarkets, the horse meat scandal has now hit the continent. Nestlé h...

Nestlé Finds Traces Of Horse In Products

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK

Nestlé has pulled beef pasta products from sale in three European countries after finding they contain more than 1% horse DNA. A spokeswoman said ...

Charlie Thomas

KitKat's Four-Fingered Shape Is Protected After Nestle Wins Its Latest Battle

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK

Nestle has won the latest stage in a long-running battle to safeguard the look and feel of the humble KitKat from wannabes. Nestle registered the s...

'We Are Not Seeking To Own Every Shade Of Purple'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.10.2012 | UK

A Church of England bishop has lashed out at Cadbury after the confectionery maker won exclusive rights to use its characteristic deep purple for swee...