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Hershey To Hike Candy Prices

The Hershey Co. is raising the prices of most of its chocolate products by about 9% in a move that will reach consumers next year. The Wall Street Journal reports that Hershey CEO Michele Buck announced the price increase for chocolate and other wrapped candies,...

Impossible Foods Catches Up with Demand

Impossible Foods is in a position to fill current demand for its plant-based protein products, and plans to expand into Asia and into analogue seafood, company officials say. The California-based startup’s main product, the Impossible Burger, has proven so popular...

Pepsi Kicks Off AR-Enabled Summer on Instagram

PepsiCo kicked off summer early this year through a collaboration with Instagram dubbed #Summergram. The campaign, launched May 20, brings hundreds of custom, summer-themed, artificial intelligence-enabled filters, stickers and statements to the platform, accessible...

Whole Foods Cleans Up with Pacha

Whole Foods Market is differentiating its shopper experience by opening dedicated stores-within-a-store in partnership with mission-based brand Pacha Soap Co. In May, the third Pacha store-within-a-Whole Foods opened at the grocer’s Lakeview location in Chicago....

B&G Foods Buys Clabber Girl

B&G Foods has acquired Clabber Girl Corp., a maker of baking products including cornstarch, baking powder and soda, and dessert mixes. B&G bought Clabber Girl from Hulman & Co. Terms were not disclosed, but B&G said in a statement that it expects sales...