M&M’s Inviting Consumers To Score Next TV Spot

Hackettstown, NJ — Mars Chocolate North America is giving consumers the opportunity to make the music for an upcoming M&M’s TV commercial by visiting bitesizebeats.com, the company reports. Visitors to the site can record their own beats using a graphic…

Global Cocoa Market To See Moderate Growth

Valley Cottage, NY — The worldwide cocoa market is projected to increase 3.4 percent, compounded annually through 2026, to total some $14.5 billion, according to Future Market Insights. Deterrents to market growth include unsuitable weather conditions, poor farm management and…

Dollar General Opening New York Distribution Center

Goodlettsville, TN — Dollar General Corp. is building its 16th distribution center in Amsterdam, NY, the company reports. When at full capacity, the estimated 750,000-square-foot building will create 430 jobs as well as 200 temporary construction positions, the retailer reports….

Mondelez Shares Growth Strategy, Unveils Well-Being Brand Véa

Boca Raton, FL — Focusing on its portfolio, reducing costs and investing for growth to drive long-term sustainable gains are Mondelez International, Inc.’s three strategies to increases sales, the company revealed at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York Conference. “We’re…

Just Born Packs Get NBA 2K17 Graphics

Bethlehem, PA — Just Born, Inc. is partnering with videogame maker Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (2K Sports) on special Mike And Ike and Hot Tamales packs featuring graphics from the NBA 2K17 game. The packs feature Paul George, a four-time…