Confectionery & Fine Foods

Lindt launches souvenir range in Dubai

Lindt & Sprüngli has announced the pre-launch of the Lindt Travel Souvenir Collection at Dubai Duty Free.  The collection features its hero item, the Lindt Assorted Napolitains tin suitcase, said to offer “a huge opportunity for engaging storytelling”. Also part of the collection is the 600-gramme Chocolate Trolley. Both items contain the finest Swiss premium chocolate with assorted Napolitains in six popular flavours: milk, milk hazelnut, dark (Surfin), Lindor, Cresta  milk and Cresta white. Dubai-themed stickers will accompany each of the product ranges for the customer to style their tins in order to … [Read more...]

Lindt and Dufry bring Easter activation to Zurich Airport

Lindt and Dufry have once again joined forces to create an eye-catching Easter-themed activation at Zurich Airport. The Lindt Easter installation has become an annual highlight at Zurich Airport and every year it incorporates new interactive features to engage consumers. This year the exhibit will include a selfie-station, which will allow customers to photograph themselves with the impressive giant Lindt Gold Bunny, live product sampling and live Easter chocolate making of various products by Lindt’s Master Chocolatiers. Peter Zehnder, head of the Lindt global duty free division, said: “The rise of digital … [Read more...]

Leonidas unveils Easter-themed packaging

Leonidas has unveiled its latest seasonal packaging range to attract eager Easter shoppers. The Leonidas small Easter eggs range includes a large variety of recipes such as ganaches or praliné in milk, dark or white chocolate that are all playfully decorated with bunnies and rabbits. Taking centre stage in the collection is the Leonidas Easter Ballotin, which comes in a choice of 250g or 500g sizes and is wrapped in limited edition blue paper decorated with colourful eggs and tied with an orange satin ribbon. Inside is an array of small eggs in milk, white and dark chocolate filled with different recipes … [Read more...]

Lindt aims to grow regional business at Summit of the Americas

Lindt & Sprüngli will be aiming to increase its footprint in the Americas region when it exhibits at the Summit of the Americas show next week. Traditionally, Latin America has been a stronghold for Lindt’s travel retail business, with the brand ranked as the number one brand in Brazil and other Latin American airports and duty free channels. Lindt Travel Retail is also the number one brand in the Americas according to the latest Q3 TRAQ figures published by Generation Research. Despite this success, Lindt said it still sees potential at the point of sale. “Currently, the company’s brand position is … [Read more...]

Haribo aims to drive growth in the Americas

Haribo is aiming to drive growth in the Americas by bringing its colourful confectionery range to Orlando for the inaugural Summit of the Americas show next month. At its stand (1031) Haribo will be displaying its ranges of party packs and sharing bags, premium gifts and little treats, many of them exclusive to travellers. Included in the assortment will be items produced specifically to suit the tastes and FDA requirements of the US and a collection designed for the wider Americas market. Delegates will be able to take a look at Haribo’s collectable bear-shaped Goldbear Candy Tin in a choice of bright … [Read more...]

Godiva unveils Wonderful City Dreams collection

Godiva is giving new meaning to the all-important ‘sense of place’ with its latest collection. The Wonderful City Dreams nine-piece and 18-piece collections honour the home cities of Godiva’s chef chocolatiers and will be showcased at the brand’s booth (823) at the inaugural Summit of the Americas in March. To represent New York, chef Thierry Muret has chosen a slice of caramel cheesecake, while chef Philippe Daue has created a pure white chocolate ganache with lychee and roasted hazelnut nibs to represent Shanghai. To denote Tokyo, chef Yannick Chevolleau created a complex caramel, orange and Yuzu milk … [Read more...]