NestlÃ©'s new milk run reignites old debate
- Audit commission mediates infant formula disputes. // Marketing News;11/11/1983, Vol. 17 Issue 23, p6
The article reports that in recent hearings by the Nestle Infant Formula Audit Commission a dozen violations of the World Health Organization's International Milk Code in the marketing of Nestle Corp.'s infant formula products were found. The International Nestle Boycott Committee and the Infant...
- Nestle violates international marketing code, says audit. Yamey, Gavin // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);07/01/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7252, p8
Reports on an external audit of the food marketing practices of Nestle Corp. for its Milpak product in Pakistan. Finding of three violations of the World Health Organization (WHO) code for marketing breast milk substitutes; Details surrounding the audit, which was commissioned by Nestle;...
- Aspen Pharmacare agreed to buy licenses to sell Nestle SA (NESN)'s infant formula in Australia. // African Business News;4/24/2013, p1
The article reports that Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Ltd. has agreed to buy licenses worth 215 million dollars to sell Nestle SA infant formula in Australia and southern African countries.
- Nestle gains formula accord; product boycott is suspended. Higgins, Kevin // Marketing News;2/17/1984, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p5
This article reports that after a decade of struggle, Nestle Corp. has finally made peace with protestors who objected to its infant formula marketing tactics in developing countries. Members of the International Nestle Boycott Committee and its U.S. affiliate Infant Formula Action Coalition...
- Pop musicians boycott Nestle promotion. Yamey, Gavin // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);01/27/2001, Vol. 322 Issue 7280, p191
Focuses on a boycott by three major British popular music groups of a promotional campaign for the 'V2001' music festival. Reasons for the boycott, due to the sponsorship of the event by Nestle; Concern that Nestle is violating international code on the marketing of infant formula; Thoughts...
- The battle of the bottle. // New Internationalist;Nov94, Issue 261, p29
Presents a list prepared by Cambridge, England-based protest group Baby Milk Action in its boycott campaign against multinational infant-formula manufacturer Nestle. Nestle's campaign against breastfeeding for corporate bottom line; Products to be boycotted.
- baby milk battles. // New Internationalist;May2013, Issue 462, p8
The article discusses the food company NestlÃ©'s marketing of infant formula in developing countries, and argues that their practices are unfair and harmful.
- The NestlÃ© Infant Formula Controversy and a Strange Web of Subsequent Business Scandals. Boyd, Colin // Journal of Business Ethics;Mar2012, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p283
The marketing of infant formula in third-world countries in the 1970s by NestlÃ© S.A. gave rise to a consumer boycott that came to be a widely taught case study in the field of Business Ethics. This article extends that case study by identifying three specific individuals who were associated...
- Working outside the box -- an unlikely partnership. Sidgwick, Chris // British Journal of Midwifery;Jul2005, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p449
Focuses on the successful launch of a video recording to help teenage mothers breastfeed in Great Britain. Contribution of NestlÃ© Corp. in funding the project; Involvement of the company in a controversy about substandard marketing practices of infant formula in the third world where clean...