Nestle in talks with R&R to create ice cream JV Nestle and R&R, a leading European ice cream company based in the UK, are in advanced discussions to set up a new joint venture covering ice cream based mainly in Europe and Africa. The proposed joint venture will capitalize on the complementary strengths and innovation expertise of the two companies. It will combine Nestle's strong and successful brands and experience in 'out-of-home' distribution with R&R's competitive manufacturing model and significant presence in retail.
Nestle, AC Immune partner to develop new test for Alzheimer's Nestle's Institute of Health Sciences has entered into an agreement with biopharmaceutical company AC Immune to develop a new, minimally invasive method of diagnosing Alzheimer's disease in its initial stages. Through the partnership, scientists will use exclusive NIHS technology that can measure certain biomarkers in the blood associated with cognitive decline. Reference Link