Hershey Buying Austin-Based Amplify For $1.2 BillionChocolate and candy maker The Hershey Co. is acquiring Amplify Snack Brands for $1.2 billion as it ventures into the healthy snack aisle.
Fat Squirrel Steals Pricey Goods Left Out For Delivery FolksAn obese squirrel was caught on video stealing gourmet chocolate and lip balm that a family leaves outside as a holiday treat for delivery people.
Police In Texas Searching For Thieves After Vending Machine Break-InPolice in Fort Worth are on the lookout for some thieves who were craving something salty or perhaps had a sweet tooth.
Send Your Leftover Halloween Candy To The TroopsIt my still be sitting in a bowl on your kitchen table, but next month, all that leftover Halloween candy could be thousands of miles away, being enjoyed by a member of the U.S. Military overseas.
Nominate A Sick Kid For A Trick-Or-Treating Ambulance EscortThis year MedStar Mobile Healthcare is again accepting nominations for children to get a chance to have an ambulance escort them out for a night of Halloween fun.
Germany's Haribo To Produce Gummy Bears In U.S.Germany's iconic gummy bear will soon be "Made in USA." Haribo, which invented the gummy bear nearly a century ago, said Friday that it would open a U.S. factory in Wisconsin in 2020.
Buyer Beware: Donation Bags At Grocery Store Full Of CandyA North Texas grocery shopper was shocked to find Halloween lollipops among items available for customers to purchase, to help feed the hungry.
Halloween Candy Tips From Kid ExpertsNearly 170 million Americans are expected to celebrate Halloween this year. Spending almost 8.5 billion dollars on candy, costumes and decor.
Electrical Trick Might Lead To Less Fat In ChocolateDo you get a charge out of chocolate? New research suggests that candy companies might be able to make lower-fat versions of the tasty treat with a little trick -- running liquid chocolate through an electric field.
Willem Dafoe As Marilyn Monroe In New Snickers AdThe Snickers people are back with another funny commercial just in time for the Super Bowl. This one features actor Willem Dafoe as Marilyn Monroe in her classic white dress. Check it out!
Hershey Kissing Artificial Flavors GoodbyeHershey wants to keep the ingredients list on two of its famous chocolates short and sweet. The candy company said that its milk chocolate Hershey's Kisses and bars are now being made with flavor from real vanilla.
Parent Finds Razor Blade In Store-Bought Halloween Rice Krispies TreatPolice in Fort Worth have issued a safety warning after a parent found a razor blade in a Halloween rice crispy treat.