June 13, 2011

Lindt is expanding its dark chocolate offerings with two new Excellence bars.

May 23, 2011

SnackWell’s has overhauled its line of products for women with new portioned, indulgent snacks. The brand, which is owned by Kraft Foods, said the latest SnackWell’s treats will range from 100 to 150 calories per pack.

May 20, 2011

Mars Chocolate is putting emphasis on its Twix and Snickers candies with two respective campaigns.

May 13, 2011

Butterfinger is bringing its "Nobody's Gonna Lay A Finger" tagline to life by launching a comedy-horror film that will be directed by actor Rob Lowe.

May 2, 2011

Skinny Cow is introducing new sweet treats.

May 2, 2011

SnackWell's has overhauled its line of products for women with new portioned, indulgent snacks.

April 25, 2011

Snickers really wants consumers to "love" its latest confection.

April 18, 2011

Rite Aid is showcasing new candy varieties for last-minute Easter shoppers, the pharmacy retailer said Monday.

March 29, 2011

Kudos is rolling out a new and improved line of granola bars this May.

March 11, 2011

A new line of organic and Fair Trade-certified chocolate bars has hit the market.

February 24, 2011

Reviewing progress of its consumer-driven approach to core brand investment in U.S. and international markets, Hershey EVP and COO J.P. Bilbrey unveiled the latest Hershey confectionary innovation.

February 22, 2011

As the holiday season comes to a close, Mars Chocolate North America already is unveiling its winter holiday offerings for 2011.

February 1, 2011

Hershey is facing accusations that it has not helped efforts to end child labor, which potentially could impact the sales of its products during one of the biggest sale seasons of the year.

February 1, 2011

New twists on classic candy brands helped propel dollar sales in the chocolate candy segment ahead nearly 10%. An increase in prices contributed to the dollar sales gain, but a big boost came from line extensions and limited-edition flavors.

February 1, 2011

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — Mars Chocolate North America has added a new product to the Snickers portfolio. Snickers Peanut Butter Squared adds peanut butter to the classic Snickers combination of peanuts, caramel, nougat and milk chocolate. The candy is the top-testing new bar launch for Mars in the last three years.

Each 1.78-oz. single pack includes two square-shaped bars and carries a suggested retail price of 89 cents. The bars also are available in fun-size bags in two sizes: 11.5 oz. and 21.5 oz.

January 20, 2011

Hershey is offering fans a new way to enjoy its iconic chocolate candies.

January 7, 2011

Boasted as the "next big little thing," Reese's is shrinking the size of its iconic peanut butter cups.

January 3, 2011

Mars Chocolate is pairing its classic Snickers candy with peanut butter.

December 9, 2010

Harris Interactive on Thursday released the 2010 results of the first annual "Youth EquiTrend" study, which asked 8-to-24-year-olds to rate brands on several key elements of brand equity, including familiarity, quality and purchase consideration.

October 17, 2010

Mars Chocolate North America is breathing new life into its Dove chocolate brand with new...

October 10, 2010

Just in time for Halloween, Nestle has added a bite-sized Butterfinger product to its 87-year-old...

October 5, 2010

Mars Chocolate North America is set to unveil its newest innovations in chocolate and ice...

September 27, 2010

Hershey is rolling out limited-edition Halloween packaging for its frightfully delicious treats, as well as...

September 22, 2010

ThinkProducts is expanding its line of ThinkThin weight-management products....