Hershey, PA — Starting this summer, registered retailers will be able to place orders on the Hershey Solutions online portal, which helps c-store operators capitalize on the latest product releases and shopper trends, according to The Hershey Co. “We want to see our convenience store ...
Hershey, PA — Looking to solve challenges of shipping chocolate during warm weather, The Hershey Co. is hosting an innovation contest to design lightweight, affordable shipping systems or materials that can maintain product for 48 hours close to the temperature it was pack. The ... Read More »
Kilchberg, Switzerland — As Lindt & Sprüngli AG’s works through its integration of Russell Stover/Whitman’s, the company’s largest acquisition in its history, the premium chocolate maker is reporting an increase in sales. Lindt & Sprüngli claims it has achieved significantly higher sales growth than ... Read More »
Souderton, PA — Jeff Asher has been appointed CEO of family-owned Asher’s Chocolate Co., representing the fourth generation to run the business, the company reports. He succeeds retiring David Asher. With more than 30 years’ experience managing every facet of the chocolate firm as ... Read More »
Ticonderoga, NY — Chocolate can be enjoyed in times of celebration and even in times of war. Mars, Inc. is proving that with a $10,000 grant awarded to Fort Ticonderoga in order to research and support programs at the historic site regarding how chocolate ... Read More »
Mumbai — Mars, Inc. and Tata Trusts, a coalition of philanthropic trusts headquartered in India, are entering into a memorandum of understanding designed to combat malnutrition and improve food safety standards in the world’s second most populous country. The coalition of Indian organizations includes ... Read More »
McLean, VA — Mars Chocolate North America and its sister company Wm. Wrigley Jr. Co. is launching an in-store activation campaign that aims to boost sales ahead of Super Bowl 50 commercials for its Snickers and Skittles brands. The company previously announced its return as an ... Read More »