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Hershey’s says chocolate and peanut butter are booming, pushing its profits past $500 million — but social distancing means people aren’t buying its gum or breath mints

Hershey’s sold 15.7% more baking products such as chocolate chips and peanut butter in the three months to September 30 compared to the previous quarter, it said Friday. Because of that, and because of Halloween candy sales, Hershey’s profits rose 13.9% year-on-year to $US543.3 million, it said. Sales of chocolate […]
Hershey’s says chocolate and peanut butter are booming, pushing its profits past $500 million — but social distancing means people aren’t buying its gum or breath mints
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You won’t be able to buy Halloween or Christmas-themed Peeps marshmallows this year due to the pandemic — the next special batch will be for Easter

Halloween, Christmas, and Valentine’s Day Peeps will not be sold in upcoming months, as the company that makes the marshmallow treat is prepping for Easter after a months-long closure. This also includes seasonal versions of Mike and Ikes, and Hot Tamales. Regular peeps will still be available to purchase. Visit […]
You won’t be able to buy Halloween or Christmas-themed Peeps marshmallows this year due to the pandemic — the next special batch will be for Easter
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A store entirely devoted to Sour Patch Kids is opening in NYC

The first official Sour Patch Kids Store is opening in NYC on August 6 to celebrate the candy’s 35th anniversary. A spokesperson told Insider that the store will feature a create-your-own candy mix station and a Sweets Bar with a variety of new treats. The menu includes ice cream sandwiches […]
A store entirely devoted to Sour Patch Kids is opening in NYC
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The junk food everyone was obsessed with the year you were born

Classic junk foods like Mike and Ikes, Oreos, and Goldfish crackers have been popular for decades. Healthier snacks have become trendy in the 2010s. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. No matter your age, you probably have a favourite go-to junk food in the snack aisle. While popular snacks have […]
The junk food everyone was obsessed with the year you were born