Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience store retail industry.
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Peltz says he's pleased with company's progress

DEERFIELD, Ill. -- Nelson Peltz, an activist investor, will step down as a director of the Mondelez International board as he prepares to join the board of directors at consumer packaged goods corporation Procter & Gamble Co. Peltz, CEO of Trian Fund Management LP, will be replaced on the board...

Line extension launches in 3 states

NEW ORLEANS -- The Big Easy is bringing its traditions to the snacking category. On Feb. 12, tortilla-chip manufacturer Hola Nola Foods launched its Red Beans & Rice Chips. The new product is now available in all Rouses Markets in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. The chips' ingredients...

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Initiative will run in TV ads, various media outlets

NORWICH, N.Y. -- Chobani LLC is celebrating its 10-year anniversary by giving free yogurt to consumers. To receive a free cup, fans have until March 4 to print a coupon from Chobani’s website and visit any participating retail store. The coupons—which can be redeemed for items such as Chobani Greek...

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New recipe includes a nod to the original consumer favorite
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Treat increased revenue by 24% in 2017
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Valentines Day sits third behind Easter and Christmas
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New packaging drives stronger shelf presence: exec
Snack maker releases specialty bags to raise money to treat children with cleft conditions
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Schlafke graduates Master Meat Crafter program .
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