The National Confectioners Association says weather was one factor in keeping Halloween candy sales flat for the last two years. But could consumers also be heeding the messages to cut back on sugar and empty calories?
Halloween is like Christmas for candy makers. According to the National Confectioners' Association, we'll consume 600 million pounds of candy over the next week or so. Unreal Brands, our latest guest on The Unconventionals, would like at least a...
Haribo's founder Hans Riegel has died aged 90. One Haribo fan looks back at the life of an extraordinary man and his addictive inventions
Before I moved back to Germany, I used to get my fix from under the counter at a Danish vintage furniture...
This past summer, European authorities took just six weeks to approve Barry Callebaut's $950 million purchase of Petra Foods' cocoa business, a deal that created the world's largest cocoa company with a quarter of the $10 billion market.
August 30, 2013 1:20 AM
OLAM International has posted a fall in its full-year net profit, as higher tax charges and a challenging business environment affected some of its segments, such as confectionery and beverages.
Company says sales of sweet products remain strong despite economic downturn, and sales of new range expected to be high
Nestlé is to launch a range of chocolate bars in September named after one of the world's most famous fictional...
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.