The increasing cost in some ingredients and in cargo transportation is forcing the most recognized candies and chocolate manufacturers in the United States to raise the prices of their products in 2019. Mondelez, makers of Oreo cookies and Hershey Co., announced they will increase the price of their products and candies at the beginning of 2019, while Nestlé USA is… Read more »
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Swedish based confectionery company Cloetta has acquired Irish confectionery firm, Aran Candy. Aran Candy produces gourmet jelly beans and exports to around 50 countries.
The National Advertising Division has recommended The Hershey Co. modify advertising for its Brookside chocolate-covered candies in a way that will ensure consumers understand the products are made with fruit flavors rather than pieces of fruit.
A new consumer-facing masterbrand is set to strengthen shopper appeal for Tangerine Confectionery after consolidating its sugar portfolio.
In honor of National Jelly Bean Day (April 22), Jelly Belly unveiled its newest creation Tuesday – the Jelly Belly Jewel Collection. These gem-inspired candies shimmer with an iridescent sheen, making them almost too beautiful to eat. Almost.