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Nutella maker Ferrero suspends non-essential activities in Russia

Nutella maker Ferrero suspends non-essential activities in Russia
Nutella maker Ferrero suspends non-essential activities in Russia   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2022   -  
By Reuters

<div> <p><span class="caps">MILAN</span> – Italian food group Ferrero has decided to suspend non-essential activities and development plans in Russia in the wake of the Ukraine crisis, the Nutella maker said on Friday.</p> <p>“We will reassess our decisions on a regular basis as we continue to closely monitor the impacts of this dramatic and rapidly evolving situation, doing our utmost to safeguard people’s safety”, it said in a statement on its website.</p> <p>Ferrero also said it had temporarily closed its offices in Ukraine and would donate 1 million euros to help children and families in the country.</p> <p>The food group operates a plant in Russia and commercial activities in Ukraine.</p> <p/> </div>