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Three candymakers name new execs

Lindt & Sprüngli, NECCO and Justin’s name new people to top spots; Ford Gum also announces personnel change.
By Crystal Lindell
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Four different confectionery manufacturers have announced personnel changes recently, including three companies that named new ceo’s.
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Hasbro and Bazooka join forces for cross-promotion

New partnership includes retail, digital and social media campaigns.
By Crystal Lindell
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Hasbro, famous for board games, and Bazooka Candy Brands are joining forces on a cross-promotion launching in September.
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Learn to Grow

Hershey expands its Learn to Grow program in Ivory Coast

Partnership with Cargill to benefit 10,000 cocoa farmers as well as improve communities.
By Bernie Pacyniak
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The Hershey Co. has launched a new three-year program expanding its cocoa farmer training and community initiatives in Ivory Coast.
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Bell’s senior flavorist to head up flavor chemists group

Cynthia Lipka named SFC president.
By Bernie Pacyniak
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As president, Lipka will lead the SFC and direct the initiatives for the year
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New Hershey Logo

Hershey Co. unveils new logo, updates corporate brand

Broad makeover of the confectionery leader’s corporate branding includes a new global visual identity.
By Crystal Lindell
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The logo redesign underscores the company’s evolution from a predominantly U.S. chocolate maker to a global confectionery and snack company.
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Mondelez launches new global brand in India first

Candy maker debuts Cadbury Glow, new luxury gift brand.
By Crystal Lindell
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The brand features luxurious chocolate pralines with an indulgent chocolatey filling with premium taste and packaging.
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1-800-FLOWERS.COM to acquire Harry & David for $142.5 million

Deal will create a multi-occasion, omni-channel gift retailer with more than $1 billion in sales.
By Bernie Pacyniak
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The $142.5-million cash acquisition includes Harry & David's brands and websites as well as its headquarters, manufacturing and distribution facilities and orchards.
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Cargill to buy ADM's chocolate business

Purchase expands Cargill's chocolate footprint in North America and Europe.
By Crystal Lindell
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Cargill has agreed to purchase Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM)'s global chocolate business for $440 million.
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Candy subscription box

Newly launched Candy Club debuts subscription boxes

Nationwide, monthly service delivers favorites, hard-to-find classics.
By Crystal Lindell
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Now, candy lovers all over the country will be able to get their fix on a monthly basis.
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Lollipop Patent

Original Gourmet receives U.S. patent for lollipop process

Gourmet lollipop maker protects its gravity-deposited and double-depositing manufacturing methods.
By Crystal Lindell
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Original Gourmet Food Co. recently received a U.S. Patent for its gravity-deposited lollipop manufacturing process.
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