Thorntons will promote its brand during London Fashion Week with brand ambassadors on bicycles, who will visit fashion hot spots distributing samples of the chocolates. The company sponsored designer Richard Nicoll's show.
Van Wyk Confections introduced its new Chocolatiers Bar for vend operators. The bars will be available in Milk Chocolate with Creamy Caramel, Milk Chocolate with Crispy Rice and Milk Chocolate with Roasted Almonds.
University researchers surveyed McDonald's and Subway diners and compared the consumers' perceived caloric intake against their actual intake. In both cases, diners assumed they ate fewer calories than they actually did.