Snacks & Candy

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

As more c-store operators discover the profit potential of a dedicated in-house bakery program, cookies are taking a bigger bite of the dessert category.

Brought to you by Bake’n Joy. Who can resist the aroma and taste of a fresh-baked cookie? As more c-store operators discover the profit potential of a dedicated in-house bakery program, cookies are taking a bigger bite of the dessert category. According to Technomic’s 2016 Snacking Occasion...

Mondelez products

Transaction is expected to close in the third quarter

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Brynwood VI and Mondelez International will sell Back to Nature Foods Co. LLC, Naples, Fla., to B&G Foods Inc. for $162.5 million. B&G Foods, Parsippany-Troy Hills, N.J., is home to several prominent c-store snack brands such as Ortega, Pirate Brands and more. Brynwood...

J&J Snack Foods
Company adds premium bakery to its snack and beverage offerings .
Snyder's pretzels
Move is part of plan aimed at boosting operating profits
snack isle
When it comes to appealing to consumers who want a healthier snack, stocking shelves with better-for-you options can be a great way to increase sales.
Mondelez products
Snack maker names new chief executive
Apollo energy gum jet pack
Apollo Energy Gum has been making deliveries via jetpack
impulse candy

How convenience retailers can get customers to zero in on purchases at the checkout, on a shelf or anywhere else in the store

Monedelez products
Second-quarter growth down 3%

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