MILAN Italian drinks group Davide Campari has a tall order to fulfill: take a neglected old liqueur out of the kitchen, where it is used as a dessert topping, and turn it into a hot new cocktail trend.
MILAN Nutella maker Ferrero has signed a deal to buy U.S. confectioner Fannie May from online retailer 1-800-FLOWERS.COM for $115 million in a move to strengthen the Italian company's presence in the overseas market, they said in a joint statement.
MILAN Italy's biggest retail bank Intesa Sanpaolo abandoned plans to join forces with the country's largest insurer Assicurazioni Generali on Friday, saying a tie-up would not create value for its shareholders.
Alba Es steckt in Lippenstiften, Waschmitteln, Margarine, Eiscreme und Backwaren. Palmöl ist das in der Lebensmittelherstellung am meisten verwendete pflanzliche Öl und in etwa jedem zweiten Supermarktprodukt enthalten.
ALBA, Italy The $44 billion palm oil industry, under pressure in Europe after authorities listed the edible oil as a cancer risk, has found a vocal ally in the food sector: the maker of Nutella. | Video
MILAN Milan's La Scala opera house opened its new season on Wednesday with the original, more brutal version of Giacomo Puccini's "Madama Butterfly", not shown there since its poorly received premiere in 1904.
MILAN UniCredit entered exclusive talks with France's Amundi to sell its asset management arm Pioneer Investments, Italy's biggest bank said, setting the scene for a deal that could be worth more than 3.5 billion euros.
MILAN British American Tobacco launched a new e-cigarette designed to appeal to young hipsters this week, with a retail store in Milan, stepping up its battle with rival Philip Morris to dominate the market for cigarette alternatives.
MILAN Unlike most company chiefs in Italy, the head of state railway operator Ferrovie dello Stato says he is not too worried about a Dec. 4 referendum that could unseat Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's government.
MILAN, Dec 1 British American Tobacco launched a new e-cigarette designed to appeal to young hipsters this week, with a retail store in Milan, stepping up its battle with rival Philip Morris to dominate the market for cigarette alternatives.