Snacks & Candy

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

Mondelez shrinks weight not price of triangle candy bar

MIDDLESEX, U.K. -- Mondelez International has reduced the weight and changed the shape of two Toblerone products in the United Kingdom, and the impact is being felt across the pond. A few jokesters have even posted suggestions for new uses for the bars , such as a desk organizer or a CD holder. The...

Holiday-themed treats from Nestle, Hershey, Mars, Mondelez and Lindt 

New line debuts at convenience and grocery stores

ATLANTA -- Cinnabon has launched the brand's first line of treats available in convenience stores, grocery stores and other foodservice outlets. The new Crafted by Cinnabon line represents "the high quality and irresistible nature of the brand," but is easy to execute, especially for the smaller...

Departing chairman leaving legacy of healthier foods
Maker of organic and sugar-free confections positioned for growth
'Iconic brand' to trade under symbol TWNK.
Private-label Gold Emblem lineup includes bold flavors, new ingredients
Organization also seeks bans on advertising to children .
Four trends from the 2016 NACS Show in Atlanta
'Candy Bowl' pits Snickers against Skittles.