Läderach To Open 15 Stores In August, September

New York — Swiss chocolatier Läderach is opening 15 additional stores in August through September. Each store will feature more than 85 varieties of artisanal chocolate from Switzerland. The stores will also include a dedicated FrischSchoggi (fresh chocolate) counter, where…

Vertical Integration Is Key For Arcor As It Celebrates 70 Years

Cleveland — International candymaker Arcor Group finds strength in its diversified business units working together for efficiency, flexibility and quality control, according to President Luis Alejandro Pagani.  Pagani’s father, Fulvio, founded the company in 1951 with the goal of bringing…

Hilco To Sponsor Annual Kool-Aid Days

Louisville, KY — Hilco LLC will sponsorship the 23rd Annual Kool-Aid Days Festival in Hastings, NE, August 20 to 22. The company, which has a licensing agreement with Kraft Foods Group to develop and market Kool-Aid branded candy.  “Hastings, Nebraska…

SFA Schedules 2022 Winter Fancy Food Show

New York — The 2022 Winter Fancy Food Show, hosted by the Specialty Food Association (SFA), will take place January 16 to 18 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. Described by the organizer as the largest West Coast event focused…