Mondelez Opens R&D Hub In Poland

Wroclaw, Poland — Mondelez International Inc. has opened a global technical center in Wroclaw, Poland, to support new product development and technologies. The facility is part of the company’s $65 million investment in global R&D centers, which enable the multinational…

2017 Expo Sets Attendance Record

Washington — For the second consecutive year the Sweets & Snacks Expo has set an attendance record, with more than 18,000 professionals from almost 90 countries turning out for North America’s largest candy and snack trade event, NCA reports. In…

Jim Sconza Passes

Oakdale, CA — Jim Sconza, former president and CEO of Sconza Candy Co. and son of founder Vincenzo, has passed away. He led the family business for more than half a century, stepping down from his president and CEO role…

7th Street Brand Expands Pearson’s Range

St. Paul, MN — It has been almost six years since Pearson’s Candy Co.’s acquisition by Brynwood Partners VI L.P. In those years the company has undergone tremendous changes, updating the packaging on its iconic Salted Nut Roll, Bun Bar,…

Hickory Harvest Expands Ohio Manufacturing Facility

Akron, OH – Hickory Harvest Foods has added 17,000 square feet of manufacturing space to its Akron, OH facility. According to the company, the nut and snack manufacturing plant expansion was done to accommodate growth of the company’s chocolate line, which includes enrobed pretzels and…