Benzinga  Oct 6  Comment 
Below are the top confectioners stocks on the NYSE and the NASDAQ in terms of dividend yield. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (NASDAQ: RMCF) has a dividend yield of 3.50%. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory's shares closed at $12.60 on...
Reuters  Sep 5  Comment 
Chocolate makers in the fast-growing Asian market are replacing a bigger proportion of cocoa butter, which gives confectionery its melt-in-the-mouth texture, with cheaper palm oil-based alternatives.
Commodity Online  Sep 5  Comment 
The scientists developed a sequenced genome of coffee which could improve the flavour of coffee, produce rigorous crops. The genome will enable the development of stronger breeds of plants, with better quality and resistance to drought and disease.  Sep 2  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) --aKellogg Co. ,amaker of breakfast cereals andaother packaged food, is seeking to buy a majority stake in Egypt'saBisco Misr, a confectionery-maker in the most populous Arab country, Bloomberg reports. Bisco Misr said in a...  Aug 26  Comment 
Confectionery will be replaced with dried fruit and water following success of 16-week trial and similar moves by Tesco and Lidl The discount grocer Aldi has become the latest supermarket to introduce "healthier tills" at all of its stores across...
Financial Times  Aug 13  Comment 
Surging prices in the nut that flavours many confections by companies such as Cadbury and Ferrero are adding to the pain caused by high cocoa costs
The Hindu Business Line  Aug 5  Comment 
Plans to pump in ₹800 crore to its Sanand plant in Gujarat for the same
Financial Times  Jul 31  Comment 
Consumers in Asia and Latin America, in particular, are choosing chocolate confectionery as an affordable yet luxurious treat  Jul 25  Comment 
Confectionery firm 'bowled over' as Waitrose reports 62% sales rise after giant dancing teacakes feature in opening event Sales of Tunnock's teacakes have soared after they featured in the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, a supermarket...
Times Online  Jul 24  Comment 
One of the world’s biggest confectionery companies wrote to the government expressing fears that plans to ban cigarette branding could...


For those with a sweet tooth, this is the perfect industry. Confectioners produce everything from chocolate to mint. Candy makers Nestle (NSRGY) and Hershey Foods (HSY) are major players in this industry.

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