Plantic Technologies has made a deal with Klockner Pentaplast Group, which will distribute Plantic's biopolymer films in Europe. The film, sold under the Pentafood Biofilm name, is suitable for confectionery, chocolate and cookie packaging.
Haigh's, a confectioner in Australia, is introducing a milk-chocolate panda candy to celebrate the arrival of two giant pandas at the Adelaide zoo. The panda chocolates will be available at all Haigh's retail locations.
Russian candy maker Rot Front has picked Amcor Flexibles' TwistAll wrapper for its Halva chocolates. With complex coating technology, the wrappers feature a polygraphic design and an easy-to-open tear notch.
The 11th Annual Chocolate Show, to be held in New York City this week, will feature Charles Chocolates, Chocolat Michel Cluizel, Chocolat Moderne, Chocolove, Chuao Chocolatier, Dagoba and at least six others.