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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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The most popular Halloween candy in every state

Americans unite around candy come Halloween time, but they’re just as divided as ever over which candy is the best. CandyStore.com, an online bulk candy retailer that’s tracked its sales over the last 12 years, released a map that showed the most popular candy in each US state. The most […]
The most popular Halloween candy in every state
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Your favourite snacks are reportedly destroying ‘the orangutan capital of the world’ – but companies like Nestlé outright deny the allegation

A new investigation by the Rainforest Action Network (RAN) has alleged some of the world’s largest snack food companies are using illegal palm oil. The list includes Unilever, PepsiCo, Nestlé, Mondelēz, General Mills, Kellogg’s, Mars and Hershey’s. The allegation emerged from an investigation by the environmental group into mills illegally […]
Your favourite snacks are reportedly destroying ‘the orangutan capital of the world’ – but companies like Nestlé outright deny the allegation
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Hershey’s is now selling caramel-flavored whipped cream

After debuting milk-chocolate-flavored whipped cream last summer, Hershey’s is now selling a caramel-flavored whipped topping that sounds truly decadent. Recently, an eagle-eyed shopper spotted the new offering at a grocery store in Wisconsin. The product is set to retail between $US2.99 and $US3.99. No word on whether the new Hershey’s […]
Hershey’s is now selling caramel-flavored whipped cream
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Dunkin’ is now selling candy-flavored iced coffee and you can choose from Kit Kat, Heath, and Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme versions

Dunkin’ has teamed up with The Hershey Company to create Kit Kat, Heath, and Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme-flavored iced drinks. The “Kit Kat Coolatta” features a vanilla bean base blended with pieces of the popular milk chocolate-coated, wafer-filled candy. Heath and Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme flavours are available for hot […]
Dunkin’ is now selling candy-flavored iced coffee and you can choose from Kit Kat, Heath, and Hershey’s Cookies ‘n’ Creme versions