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UPDATE 3-Nestle more upbeat than rivals as pet lovers prop up sales

30 Jul 2020

* Portfolio management on track (Recasts, adds CEO, analyst quotes, shares.)

Lindt's chocolate sales hit by lockdowns, sees slow recovery

21 Jul 2020

ZURICH Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Spruengli expects a slow recovery in sales from the impact of the coronavirus crisis, before they bounce back next year, the company said on Tuesday.

Givaudan profit up as consumers stock up on snacks, household goods

21 Jul 2020

ZURICH Givaudan said the COVID-19 pandemic boosted demand for soap and packaged snacks, driving the fragrance and flavour maker's sales and profit in the first half and enabling it confirm its guidance.

UPDATE 2-Givaudan profit up as consumers stock up on snacks, household goods

21 Jul 2020

* Company confirms 2020 guidance (Adds CFO, analyst comment, shares)

UPDATE 4-Swatch Group free to supply watch movements, says Swiss watchdog

15 Jul 2020

* Swatch Group shares up 6.5% (Adds Sellita comment, updates shares.)

Swatch Group suffers its first half-year loss, hopeful for rebound

14 Jul 2020

ZURICH Swatch Group, the world's biggest watchmaker, reported its first ever half-year loss on Tuesday but founder and CEO Nick Hayek said he looked forward to a quick rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic.

WHO warns that coronavirus crisis may get 'worse and worse and worse'

13 Jul 2020

GENEVA/ZURICH The new coronavirus pandemic raging around the globe will worsen if countries fail to adhere to strict healthcare precautions, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Monday. | Video

WHO warns that coronavirus crisis may get 'worse and worse and worse'

13 Jul 2020

GENEVA/ZURICH The new coronavirus pandemic raging around the globe will worsen if countries fail to adhere to strict healthcare precautions, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Monday.

Swiss chocolate maker Barry Callebaut confident of rebound

09 Jul 2020

ZURICH Swiss chocolate maker Barry Callebaut raised its sales forecast for the next three years on Thursday on expectations that demand from major food companies would recover quickly even if restaurants and bakeries continued to struggle.

Coming soon to a 3D printer near you: Plant-based steaks

01 Jul 2020

TEL AVIV/ZURICH Israeli start-up Redefine Meat plans to launch 3D printers to produce plant-based steaks mimicking real beef next year in a bid for a slice of the fast-growing alternative meat market. | Video

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