The Italian Owner of Nutella Just Bought the Rights to Make Girl Scout Cookies

When the Italian confectionary brand Ferrero takes ownership of a chunk of Kellogg’s business later this year, the company behind Nutella will also claim a stake in one of America’s most beloved brands: Girl Scout cookies. On Monday, The Ferrero Group, which grew out of a family pastry shop in the years after WWII, announced […]

World’s Biggest Nutella Factory Shut Down Over ‘Quality Issues’

A Nutella factory in Normandy has been shut down as a precaution after “quality issues” were found in samples of the chocolate-hazelnut spread and Kinder Bueno candy bars, Italian parent company Ferrero reported Wednesday. The factory in Villers-Ecalles, France, produces about one-quarter of the world’s Nutella, about 600,000 jars a day. After the unspecified quality […]