Cadbury Roses are changin.  Photograph: PA/handout

Cadbury has unveiled a revamp of Roses chocolates that alters the shape of two favourites and does away with twist wraps - and fans are likely to have(...)

Giant Cosmic Egg: Artisan luxuries such as these have always surfaced at roughly this time of year. The difference, now, is that consumers don’t have to hunt them down in specialist enclaves

In the age of extreme food, chocolate has lost the run of itself. Take the Giant Cosmic Egg, made for Marks & Spencer by Earth’s own Lir Chocolat(...)

Nestle and Cadbury have discreetly removed the word Easter from their chocolate eggs this season. It is not for religious reason or about being politically correct, the confectioners say. Photograph: David W Cerny/Reuters.

Nestle and Cadbury have discreetly removed the word ‘Easter’ from their chocolate eggs this season. It is not for religious reason or about being poli(...)

Tesco says it is passing on the manufacturer’s price increase. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Maeve was shopping in a Tesco outlet in Galway recently and was “astonished” when she saw a 220g jar of Options hot chocolate selling for €6.39, a pr(...)

The pay claims being pursued by Luas drivers may look excessive to some but clearly reflect the drivers’ views that they have been “left behind”

Unemployment has fallen again in the latest figures. From a high just a few years ago of 15 per cent, the figures have now almost halved. A survey o(...)

The analysis of top-tier management committee roles at 150 of the biggest consumer brands and grocers across Europe was conducted by Dublin-headquartered industry publication, European Supermarket Magazine.

Women are “seriously under represented” at the most senior executive levels in the grocery, retail and consumer goods sectors despite being the most (...)

 Workers with  the Siptu and Unite trade unions  on the picket line  at the Cadbury factory in Coolock, March 3rd, 2016. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

The Workplace Relations Commission has invited unions and management at Cadburys to talks on Friday. Staff on strike in Dublin said they are concerne(...)

Fairtrade: labourers pick tea in the Sorwathe plantations in Rwanda. Photograph: Phil Moore/AFP/Getty

In the small towns and villages around the Sorwathe tea plantation, 90 minutes from the Rwandan capital of Kigali, the positive impact of Fairtrade is(...)

Cadbury’s staff have voted to go on strike next week due to a dispute over outsourcing. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Staff at Cadbury’s in Dublin have voted to strike next week. The two unions representing workers at the factory, Siptu and Unite, have issued notice(...)

Out-of-home ads for Diageo vodka brand Smirnoff, McDonald’s, Eir and Mondelez-owned Cadbury. Montage: PML Group

It was back to business as usual on Ireland’s billboards last year, as Guinness owner Diageo reclaimed its position as the biggest out-of-home adverti(...)