Tag: Nestle

Nestle: 3 things to do NOW to save face

A Nestle logo is pictured on a van outside the company headquarters in Vevey February 19, 2015.

When California’s drought caused a huge water crisis across the state, Nestle started facing endless waves of negative PR when they continued their water bottling operation within the area in need. The company’s situation has only gotten worse since, but there are a few changes they could make to help boost their brand image.  … Read More

Nestle and U.S. Forest Service’s PR problem over water permit

San Bernadino mountains

Multiple environmental groups filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Forest Service on Tuesday for letting Nestle siphon water from the San Bernardino National Forest for the past 27 years with an expired permit.      The plaintiffs in this case believe that draining the water for all these years has been potentially damaging to the forest’s… Read More

What drought?: Nestle refuses to follow Starbucks’ lead

California is currently facing one of the worst droughts the state has ever seen, but it’s the bottled water industry that’s feeling the heat.      Starbucks announced that production of Ethos water was being moved out of California temporarily to save water in the state. All eyes are now on Nestle to make a similar move.… Read More

Nestle announces plans to ditch artificial flavors and colorings in chocolate bars

A chocolate craving is never an easy urge to resist, but a little chocolate indulgence here and there might soon be getting a lot less guilt-inducing.   Major candy manufacturer Nestle USA announced recently that it plans to remove all artificial flavors and colorings from its chocolate products by the end of 2015, making it… Read More