The Hershey Co. is broadening its line of confections by debuting Hershey's Caramels, which feature sea salt, molasses and fresh dairy butter, and are then covered in a layer of either milk or dark chocolate. The products are available in 7.2 oz. packages or in a 1.1 oz. bar.
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is the new spokesman for Haribo, which has its U.S. headquarters in Baltimore. "The original gummi bears are Flacco’s go-to choice while prepping for the big game," said the company. "Known for his sweet tooth, Flacco's favorite flavor is pineapple."
HP Hood-acquired Crystal Cream & Butter Co. sold its milk-trucking division to Foster Dairy Farms, and is planning a significant renovation of its Sacramento, Calif., plant. Gary Kaneb, chief financial officer of HP Hood, said the factory will be closed temporarily so that new equipment can be installed.
Ice cream and milkshake retailers in Bean Town need a special bilingual
talent because an order for a Boston milkshake will get you shaken milk
but a frappe means ice cream added. Elsewhere in the state, the added
ice cream is an assumed ingredient in a milkshake.