The brand's latest flavor innovation features buttery churro-flavored creme evoking memories of local fairgrounds and beach boardwalks
June 6, 2023
The latest KIT KAT® Churro bar joins the list of previous limited-edition, seasonal, and permanent KIT KAT® flavors including KIT KAT® Fruity Cereal, KIT KAT® Blueberry Muffin, KIT KAT® Birthday Cake, KIT KAT® Lemon Crisp, and more.
The awards recognize the year's most innovative confectionery and snack products
May 31, 2023
The Sweets & Snacks Expo announced the winners of its annual Most Innovative New Product Awards. The awards recognize the year's most innovative confectionery and snack products and honor the companies that make them.
Mint and strawberry fans alike can immerse themselves in the flavorful fun taste of the newest addition to the Tic Tac ® portfolio, Strawberry & Cream, a mix of refreshing and sweet-creamy strawberry flavors.
M&M'S brand teams up with spelling bee champ to attempt to spell your name correctly in a nod to a shared experience around coffee orders
May 8, 2023
Inspired by one of today's most popular coffee shop menu items, M&M'S Caramel Cold Brew is a combination of smooth, robust coffee flavor and sweet, chewy caramel, covered in classic M&M'S milk chocolate.
The new candy will be available year-round in the brand's line
April 4, 2023
Hershey's KISSES Milklicious chocolates build on the permanent KISSES portfolio with a distinctive treat wrapped in light-blue foils that are adorned with little glasses of milk, providing a playful cue to the new flavor.
The iconic brands' newest chocolate confections made with dairy alternatives
March 20, 2023
As more people reach for plant-based snacks, The Hershey Company is offering two options for a milk chocolate alternative. The chocolatier announced the nationwide launch of Hershey's Plant Based and the new addition of Reese's Plant Based.
Unique color applications in confections are also popular today, such as the use of saturated pastels, and combining multiple colors and textures in a single format. Developers face several hurdles when formulating with natural colors in confections, and color manufacturers and suppliers are constantly innovating to develop more effective and stable natural colors.
Trü Frü’s snacks are made from real fruit and immersed in premium chocolate
December 20, 2022
Mars, Incorporated, a family-owned, global leader in confectionery, snacking, food, and pet care products and services announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Trü Frü, a high-growth, better-for-you, whole-fruit snacking brand from its founders and management team.
The divestiture advances the company’s portfolio reshaping strategy, enabling greater focus on growth and reinvestment in its core chocolate, biscuit and baked snacks categories
December 19, 2022
Mondelēz International announced it has entered into definitive agreements to sell its developed-market gum business in the United States, Canada and Europe to Perfetti Van Melle Group, a leading European gum and confectionery maker for a headline purchase price of $1.350 billion or 15 times equivalent to estimated current year EBITDA.