Snack Pop Debuts Variety Packs In Club Channel

Orlando, FL — Snax-Sational Brands, LLC is introducing variety packs holding 16 one-ounce bags of Candy Pop Snickers, Twix and new M&M’s Minis varieties. The new packaging format debuted at Sam’s Club. The candy-coated flavored popcorn is made with U.S. grown,…

Ferrara Rolls Out Laffy Taffy Laff Bites

Chicago — Ferrara Candy Co., Inc. is extending the Laffy Taffy brand with Laff Bites, which have a candy shell covering cherry, strawberry, green apple and blue raspberry taffies, the candymaker reports. During early in-store trials, the product has helped…

1-800-Flowers Finalizes PersonalizationMall.com Purchase

Carle Place, NY — 1-800-Flowers.com, Inc. has closed its acquisition of PersonalizationMall.com, LLC in a deal that was valued at approximately $252 million, the purchasing company reports. “The addition of PersonalizationMall.com to our unique business platform, including our all-star family of…

7-Eleven Strikes $21B Deal To Purchase Speedway

Irving, TX — 7-Eleven, Inc. the largest chain in the convenience-retailing industry, has entered into an agreement to acquire Speedway LLC from Marathon Petroleum Corp. As part of the agreement, 7-Eleven will acquire approximately 3,900 Speedway stores located in 35 states,…