Hershey Co.

Michele Buck announces new leaders to Hershey executive team

Michele Buck announces new leaders to Hershey executive team

HERSHEY, Pa. — The Hershey Co. Thursday announced new executive leaders who will report to president and chief executive officer Michele Buck. Michele Buck “These appointments are testament to Hershey’s internal succession planning and its ability to attract deeply experienced talent and expertise from outside of the company,” said Buck. “As Hershey advances its vision

Hershey debuts new Cookie Layer Crunch flavor

Hershey debuts new Cookie Layer Crunch flavor

HERSHEY, Pa. — Hershey Co. has added a fourth flavor to its year-old Cookie Layer Crunch snack line. Launched this week, Hershey’s Cookie Layer Crunch Triple Chocolate bar is made with chocolate creme, chocolate cookie bits and milk chocolate to deliver an indulgent, layered taste, Hershey said. Cookie Layer Crunch launched in December 2016 with

Hershey debuts new flavor, Hershey’s Gold

Hershey debuts new flavor, Hershey’s Gold

HERSHEY, Pa. — Hershey Co. announced on Wednesday the launch of its Hershey’s Gold bars in celebration of its official sponsorship of the United States Olympic Committee and to mark the 100-day countdown to the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The new Hershey’s Gold Caramelized Creme Peanuts & Pretzels bars are a caramelized creme that

Hershey’s incoming CEO announces team

Hershey’s incoming CEO announces team

HERSHEY, Pa. — Incoming Hershey Co. president and chief executive officer Michele Buck has named a new executive leadership team. Announcing the appointments this week, Hershey said the revamped management team balances continuity through leaders from within the company and top talent from outside the chocolate and confections giant. Todd Tillemans has been named U.S. president

FMI honors Hershey with industry relations award

FMI honors Hershey with industry relations award

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The Food Marketing Institute has honored Hershey Co. by giving two of its industry veterans the FMI William H. Albers Award, celebrating excellence in trading partner relations and consumer and community service. The Hershey executives, J.P. Bilbrey, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Tom Joyce, retired vice president of global customer

Hershey’s new 2016 Halloween offerings

Hershey’s new 2016 Halloween offerings

HERSHEY, Pa — The Hershey Co. has an assortment of new Halloween-themed products available this year. These include the following: • Reese’s White Peanut Butter Ghosts Snack Size:White crème-coated ghosts filled with classic peanut butter filling, available in a 10.2-ounce size selling for a suggested $3.25. • Kit Kat White Minis Snack Size: White crème-coated

Mondelez drops effort to acquire Hershey

Mondelez drops effort to acquire Hershey

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Mondelez International Inc. said it has ended discussions with Hershey Co. regarding a possible combination of the two companies. “As the world’s leading snacking company, we remain focused on successfully executing our strategy to deliver both sustainable top-line growth and significant margin expansion and are well positioned to continue to deliver value