Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Popcorn snack will add another better-for-you brand to manufacturer's portfolio

CHICAGO -- Conagra Brands Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Angie's Artisan Treats LLC, the maker of Angie's Boomchickapop ready-to-eat popcorn, from TPG Growth. Financial terms of the agreement, which will finalize by the end of the calendar year, were not disclosed. "Adding...

Prairie City Bakery cookies

Learn more about what people consider dessert, before diving into how often they enjoy it.

Brought to you by Prairie City Bakery. When it comes to dessert, people have different definitions of what it means to them, as well as different habits regarding when they eat it and what their favorite types of desserts are. To appeal to more consumers and increase interest in desserts,...

Mondelez Oreo Milka

High-profile candy release gets its first line extension

Amplify's Skinny Popcorn
Ex-DanoneWave leaders join brand’s 'multi-billion-dollar' pursuit.
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Simply Organic Doritos

Manufacturer launches organic versions of Lay's, Tostitos, Cheetos and more

Natural products meet core SKUs in today's snack assortment