Mark Schneider

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Nestlé chief executive Mark Schneider. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Nestlé has entered exclusive talks to sell its skincare business to a group led by EQT Partners for 10.2 billion Swiss francs (€9.02 billion) in what (...)

L’Oreal said last week that it is ready to buy out Nestlé’s holding and has the resources to do it. Photograph: Guillaume Plisson/Bloomberg News

Nestlé opened the door to a possible sale of its L’Oréal stake in a move that would give chief executive Mark Schneider ammunition to sharpen the Swis(...)

A ruby-chocolate KitKat: ‘a tension between berry-fruitiness and luscious smoothness’, according to its maker Photograph: Bloomberg

Swiss food group Nestlé hopes to sweeten the outlook for its global confectionery business by launching versions of its popular KitKat bars made out o(...)

Premium coffee brand Nespresso is scoping out locations outside of Dublin for an expansion of its brand here. Speaking to The Irish Times, Francisco(...)

Drop in AstraZeneca shares followed a lung cancer drug study failure

The biggest one-day drop in AstraZeneca shares following a drug study failure dominated stock trading in Europe on Thursday, outweighing a handful of (...)

Nestlé says it will pursue growth strategy. Photograph: Reuters

Switzerland’s Nestlé has announced a share buyback programme worth up to 20 billion Swiss francs (€18.37bn), just days after US activist investor Dan (...)

A selection of Nestle products: The Swiss company’s shares closed the day up 4.3 per cent at 86.65 Swiss francs. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Shares in Swiss food group Nestle jumped to a record high after it gained its first activist investor in Dan Loeb’s hedge fund Third Point, which dema(...)

Nestle newly appointed chairman Paul Bulcke.  Photograph: Reuters/Denis Balibouse

Swiss food giant Nestle maintained its modest 2-4 per cent growth target for underlying sales this year, slightly less than Anglo-Dutch rival Unilever(...)

Lindt’s global output also includes 140 million gold-foil wrapped chocolate rabbits a year

The run-up to Easter is a busy time at the Lindt & Sprüngli chocolate factory just outside Zurich, the sort of blend of modernity and tradition to(...)

Irish students planning on working in the USA this summer under the J1 programme should set up visa appointment interviews in the US embassy as soon as possible.

Irish students planning on working in the USA this summer under the J-1 programme should set up visa appointment interviews in the US embassy as soon (...)