Monestime Joins R.M. Palmer As Brand Manager

Reading, PA — R.M. Palmer Co. has hired Brielle Monestime as brand manager, with a focus on product development, managing web and social media initiatives and marketing programs, the company reports. Prior to joining the candymaker, Monestime worked as a…

NCA Names Future Leadership Program Class Of 2017

Washington, DC – Five young professionals have been selected for NCA’s 2017 Future Leadership Program, including an emerging entrepreneur, several individuals who work for storied confectionery manufacturers, and a rising confectionery broker. The 2017 Future Leadership Program class is: Becca Mandru, Carlin Group; Kate McAleer, Bixby…

Kroger’s Groth, Walgreen’s Rinker Earn Category Awards

Washington, DC – Christina Groth and Brian Rinker are the 2017 Confectionery Leadership Award winners. The honor comes from the National Confectioners Association in partnership with Candy & Snack TODAY magazine and celebrates Groth’s and Rinker’s contributions to the category through…

Packsize International Building Global HQ In Utah

Salt Lake City — On Demand Packaging-system supplier Packsize International LLC is expanding its operations as it has decided to build its global headquarters in Utah with an expected $9.2 million capital investment, the company reports. “Utah’s bright entrepreneurial community…