Magazine article New Internationalist

Boycott Nestle! Here Are the Main Contact Points for the Infant Feeding Campaign, Together with a Country-by-Country Guide to Nestle in All Its Various Brand-Name Disguises

Magazine article New Internationalist

Boycott Nestle! Here Are the Main Contact Points for the Infant Feeding Campaign, Together with a Country-by-Country Guide to Nestle in All Its Various Brand-Name Disguises

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The campaign led by the International Nestle Boycott Committee primarily targets Nescafe, the corporation's flagship product. But the NI is encouraging you to boycott all Nestle products until the company stops promoting its babymilk. Here are the main contact points for the infant feeding campaign--together with a country-by-country guide to Nestle in all its various brand-name disguises.

INTERNATIONAL

International Babyfood Action Network

IBFAN).

Europe: c/o GIFA, BP 157, 1211 Geneve 19, Switzerland. Tel: (4122) 798 9164. Fax: (4122) 798 4443. Also as under Britain.

North America: see under Canada/US.

Latin America: Amaranta N90, Stantacha, Erb Prado del Este, Caracas 1080, Venezuela. Tel/Fax: (582) 977 0476.

Asia & Pacific: PO Box 19, 10700 Penang, Malaysia. Tel: (604) 656 9799. Fax: (604) 657 2655. Africa: PO Box 781, Mbabane, Swaziland. Tel: (268) 45006. Fax: (268) 44246.

AOTEAROA/NEW ZEALAND

There has been no action group on this issue for the past five years. Anyone interested in reactivating a group should contact Tul Bevan, NZ Lactation Consultants Association, PO Box 29279, Christchurch. Tel: (03) 473 8677.

Beverages: Nescafe, including Cappuccino, Classic, Expresso and Fine Blend; International Roast; Andronicus; Caro; Carnation; Milo; Nesquik; Vittel and Perrier mineral waters; Nestea.

Confectionery: Kit Kat; Smarties; Rolo; Quality Street; Life Savers; Milky Bar; Milo Bar; Scorched Almonds; After Eight; Allen's confectionery, including Oddfellows, Mackintosh's Toffees, Kool mints, Raspberry Twists, Soothers and Vita C; Allen's/Heards confectionery including Barley Sugars; Black Knight; Granny's licorice; Pixie Caramel; Chokito; Chocolate Raisins/ Peanuts; Nut Roll; Crunch; Regina confectionery, including Marshmellows, Party Mix, Pineapple Chunks, Strawberry Hearts and Choc Orange Slices; Nutoata bars; Canterbury Oaty bars.

Cooking products: Nestle baking cocoa, Nestle cooking chocolate, Chocolate Melts, Choc Bits, Milk Melts, Highlander condensed milk, Reduced Cream, Quick Custard Mix.

Processed food: Maggi; Findus frozen food, including Lean Cuisine; Buitoni pasta and sauces; Nanda pasta; Crosse & Blackwell relishes/pickles.

Pet food: Friskies, Go Cat, Cat Meow, Fancy Feast, Tux, Trusty.

Dairy products: Yoplait

Supermarket own-name brands: According to our survey Nestle only makes two such products for supermarket chains in Aotearoa: No Frills Muesli bars and Pams Condensed Milk.

AUSTRALIA

Baby Food Action Group, Community Aid Abroad, 156 George St, Fitzroy, Vic 3065. Tel: (03) 419 7111.

Beverages: Nescafe, including Gold Blend, Decaff; Milo; Caro; Slender.

Dairy products: Carnation, Coffeemate, Ideal, Tip-Top.

Confectionery: Kit Kat, Rowntree, Aero, After Eight, Smarties, Baci, Black Magic, Fruit Pastilles, Milky Bar, Quality Street, Rolo.

Mineral water: Perrier, Vittel.

Processed food: Findus, Maggi, Lean Cuisine, Branston Pickle.

Cereals: Shredded Wheat.

Pet food: Go-Cat, Go-Dog.

Cosmetics: L'Oreal, Lancome.

BRITAIN

Baby Milk Action, 23 St Andrews St, Cambridge CB2 3AX. Tel: (01223) 464420. Fax: (01223) 464417. E-mail: babymilkacti@gn.apc.org

Beverages: Nescafe, including Gold Blend, Blend 37, Alta Rica, Cap Colombie, Cappuccino, Decaff, Fine Blend; Milo; Build-up; Caro; Elevenses; Flo-Mix; Libby's C Drinks; Mix-O-Choc, Moonshine; Nescore; Nesfit; Nesquik; Slender; Superquik; Um Bongo. …

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