Kraft is launching seasonal biscuits and chocolates in Russia, China, the Philippines, Australia, Europe, the U.K., Canada and the U.S. These include a Cadbury Dairy Milk Christmas chocolate bar in Australia that comes with a built-in holiday card.
Ingredients supplier Wild has introduced flavors including toffee, walnut, sweet almond and cappuccino that achieve a brown color using only natural ingredients. The flavors are ideal for cream fillings of chocolates, said the company.
Robatech has introduced SpeedStar Diamond, for gluing small flaps on chewing gum boxes, chocolate wrapping and other small sweets. The company said the glue heads offer "small and precise" glue dots, and operate with virtually no blockage.
Smashburger will sell a milkshake made with Haagen-Dazs ice cream and Butterfinger candy bars. The Denver-based fast-casual restaurant is known for its Angus beef burgers, as well as Smashdogs, Smashsalads and sides.
Puratos has launched the Oxanti Healthy Snacking line that includes a cereal bar, whole-grain cake, granache tart and friand. All are made with the company's branded high-antioxidant chocolate, and are said to offer "superior performance across a range of nutritional measures."