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A Tribute To Nutella And The Man Who Made It Possible

Michele Ferrero, you ruled your empire with an iron fist, but gave such joy to millions around the world. You will be missed.

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Michele Ferrero died on Valentine's Day at the age of 89

He turned a small chocolate factory into one of the largest and most beloved confectionary delights in the world. And just like that, the end of an era came upon us.
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He turned a small chocolate factory into one of the largest and most beloved confectionary delights in the world.

And just like that, the end of an era came upon us.

Nutella lovers everywhere were shaken with grief

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Because while we did not know him personally

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Nothing would be the same anymore without him.

Michele Ferrero gave us such joy

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And such comfort.

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We knew Michele Ferrero through every new opened bottle of Nutella

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Knowing full well that it wouldn't last the week, that we'd be at the store to pick up a new bottle soon enough to do it again.

So we salute you, Michele Ferrero

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And everything you've helped create.

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RIP Michele Ferrero. You will be missed.

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