Hershey hit by higher dairy costs
US chocolate giant Hershey has been forced to revise its full year
trading expectations in the wake of higher dairy costs and greater
investment for the global firm.
Hershey and Barry Callebaut join forces
Chocolate giants Hershey and Barry Callebaut, have teamed up for a
landmark partnership which will see the Swiss cocoa producer
providing the raw material for Hershey's chocolate products and
expanding facilities in South America.
Hershey dark chocolate growth boosts sales
US based chocolate giant Hershey may have successfully taken
advantage of the consumer trend for dark chocolate but work still
remains to be done to reinvigorate core brands.
Hershey ups prices to offset costs
US chocolate manufacturer Hershey has announced it is to raise
prices on its domestic confectionery line to offset the rising cost
of ingredients, such as corn syrup, and packaging materials.
Hershey builds on health portfolio
US chocolate manufacturer Hershey is adding to its health-boosting
chocolate range with two new products designed to capitalise on
cocoa's antioxidant properties.
Hershey eyes expansion with new restructuring scheme
US chocolate maker Hershey has embarked on a three-year
restructuring plan to further increase the company's global
footprint and allow it to outsource production of low value-added
Hershey joint venture targets Chinese sweet tooth
US Confectioner Hershey is to form a joint venture with Korean
counterpart Lotte Confectionery, as it looks to enter the dynamic
Chinese chocolate market to offset declining domestic sales.
Bitter year sours Hershey profits
US confectionery giant Hershey announced disappointing fourth
quarter results today and, in a bid to reverse the downturn, vowed
to increase investment in core brands as well as pursue the new
rapidly growing niche markets of dark...
Hershey's organic sector goes dark
Hershey-owned organic chocolate company Dagoba has launched four
new additions to its confectionery range to keep consumers
indulging after the new year festivities.
Hershey's comes clean about contamination
Hershey's have named soy lecithen as the cause of the Salmonella
scare that led to a plant closure and recall of 25 products.
Secrecy surrounds source of Hershey's salmonella outbreak
Four days after announcing the recall of twenty-five chocolate
products due to salmonella contamination, Hershey's and the
Canadian food inspection agency (CFIA) still refuse to reveal the
exact source and cause of the contamination.
Hershey enters organic chocolate market
US confectionery company Hershey has extended its foothold in the
premium chocolate sector with the purchase of Dagoba organic
Hershey cashing in on cacao
US based confectionery maker Hershey has launched a new range of
chocolate, designed to offer consumers a more upmarket version of
the traditional indulgence.
Hershey enjoys profit surge
Global confectionery giant, Hershey, has announced encouraging
sales and rising profits - thanks to a strong focus on product
innovation and seasonal marketing in the last year.
Hershey unveils new high profile appointments
US confectionery giant Hershey has unveiled a number of new high
profile appointments this month.