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  • Dec 21:

    Selection Boxes


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    Who doesn’t eat chocolate at Christmas? Here in York, chocolate has been tied up with yuletide festivities for more than a hundred years.

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  • Dec 14:

    Black Magic


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    When Black Magic was launched in 1933, Rowntree’s were fighting their way back from one of the worst financial declines in the history of the firm.

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  • Oct 31:

    Halloween Quiz 2017


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    Have you been following our archivist’s spooktastic blog over the last few days? If not, fear not, here are all the questions and all the answers.

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  • Oct 18:

    Milkybar


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    About 60 years after Daniel Peter invented Milk Chocolate, Nestlé made another ground breaking discovery.

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  • Aug 16:

    Walnut Whip-story


    By Alex Hutchinson, Nestlé UK Archivist and Historian

    Your love for our brands is, as always, overwhelming and reassuring. Today it’s the turn of the Walnut Whip to feel your support and before I start I want to reassure all loyal readers (and whip fans) that we haven’t dropped the walnut from the Walnut Whip...

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