Snacks & Candy

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Snacks & Candy

Flowers Passes Away

Former chairman, baking industry leader dies at 85

Snacks & Candy

Kold Kreme

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. said that it is testing a line of ice-cream products on one store, including a doughnut sundae developed for hot-weather eating.

Hostess brings original filling back by demand

J&J Snack Foods Corp. has appointed Vincent A. Melchiorre as executive vice president of J&J Snack Foods Corp. and president of Country Home Bakers Inc.

Retailer shifts focus to nearby facility


Candy companies merge to form Simply Goodies

Merisant, maker of Equal brand sweetener, has chosen national convenience store broker TNT Marketing to represent its products to c-stores nationally.

Masterfoods USA changing name

In the Mississippi Delta, tropical fruit punch or strawberry-flavored Kool-Aid have earned valued space next to such beloved snacks as pickled eggs and pigs' feet.

Consumers' buying concerns turn outward

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