With annual sales of 900 million Swiss francs ($923 million), the U.S.
Nestle said it remained "fully committed" to growing its international confectionery business, particularly KitKat, which is made in the United States by Hershey.
With that backdrop, Nestle has pushed aggressively into areas of health and nutritional science, buying and investing in a range of biotech and medical device firms, as it presses the boundaries between food and medicine.
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