Chocolate, biscuits & confectionery of Europe


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CAOBISCO committed to further supporting sustainable development goals in its supply chains - June 27,2017

CAOBISCO committed to further supporting sustainable development goals in its supply chains

Bring more transparency in the supply chain, intensify cooperation between all actors and better communicate on industry initiatives: some of the recommendations for CAOBISCO to continue its sustainability journey

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CIUS Press release - CIUS concerned about limited supply of additional sugar resulting from first tranche of import tender and out of quota release - Feb 12,2013

CIUS concerned about limited supply of additional sugar resulting from first tranche of import tender and out of quota release

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CIUS Press release – AGRI Committee vote undermines prospects for new jobs and growth in the sugar supply chain - Jan 23,2013

CIUS Press release – AGRI Committee vote undermines prospects for new jobs and growth in the sugar supply chain

CIUS Press release issued after the EP AGRICOM voted on 23.01.2012 in favour of the extension of the sugar quota system until 2020. Adopted by 32, rejected by 11, abstentions 1.

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CAOBISCO published its annual report - July 12,2012

CAOBISCO has the pleasure to present its 2011 Annual Report

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Smart, sustainable and inclusive growth - What needs to be further explored, developed and implemented to get there? - June 26,2012

Outcome of CAOBISCO conference held in Brussels on 21/06/12 and dedicated to “Sustainability, sweet sustainability”.

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Tobias Bachmüller elected new President of CAOBISCO - June 25,2012

At its General Assembly in Brussels, CAOBISCO elected Mr Tobias Bachmüller, CEO of Katjes Fassin GmbH + Co in Germany, as President, for a two-year mandate starting as of 22/06/2012. He succeeds Didier Focking, Nestlé.

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Caobisco re-affirms European Chocolate and Cocoa Industry’s commitment towards the elimination of Child Labour in Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana - May 08,2012

Representing Europe’s chocolate and cocoa industry, Sabine Nafziger, Caobisco’s Secretary General, joined a panel debate discussing the eradication of child labour in the cocoa supply chain, which took place at the European Parliament today.

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The Chocolate, Biscuit and Confectionery industries hit by egg shortages - Mar 20,2012

Manufacturers throughout Europe are currently experiencing alarming shortages of supplies of eggs and egg products. The situation in terms of availability and price is dire and unprecedented. Eggs are a vital ingredient for CAOBISCO products, especially for use in production of biscuits and cakes.

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CAOBISCO/ECA/WCF/FCC Joint statement : Industry welcomes European Parliament call to all stakeholders for action against child labour in cocoa production - Feb 06,2012

The cocoa and chocolate industry welcomes the European Parliament’s consent to the International Cocoa Agreement, which will reinforce cooperation between the private and public sectors.

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CAOBISCO/ECA/WCF/FCC Joint statement on EP INTA Resolution - Feb 06,2012

The cocoa and chocolate industry welcomes the European Parliament’s Trade Committee’s recommendation for the EP to provide its consent to the International Cocoa Agreement, which will reinforce cooperation between the private and public sectors.

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Communication on concerns raised by NGOs on the working conditions in hazelnut orchards in Turkey - Nov 22,2011

CAOBISCO, the association of the chocolate, biscuit and confectionery industries of Europe, condemns the use of unlawful child labour and take the concerns about working conditions in hazelnut orchards in Turkey very seriously.

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