Hershey uses Sweets & Snacks Expo 2022 to share insights on value of retail space

The US confectionery giant dominated this year’s Expo with a two-storey trade show booth design in the main hall, covering 6,120 square feet and including a popular coffee station, food service kitchen, numerous sampling stations and networking spaces. In a recent study with Retail Dive, Hershey explored the needs of retailers, revealing key insights from … Read more

Can Hershey hold on to share gains as capacity constrains bump against increased demand?

“We have gotten off to a tremendous start to the year with reported sales growth of 16% and adjusted EPS growth of almost 32% in Q1”​ thanks in part to resilient consumer demand despite mid- to high-single-digit price increase across the portfolio and a “Strategic focus on enhancing our offerings and price points to ensure … Read more

Barry Callebaut announce 8.7% rise in sales volumes as Russia exposure hits share price

In its statement to the media, the Group said the strong growth was supported by all regions and its key growth drivers: Outsourcing (+7.3%), Emerging Markets (+8.7%) and Gourmet & Specialties (+29.5%). Sales volume in Global Cocoa grew by +4.0% to 227,951 tons. Snapshot H1 sales volumes up 8.7% to 1.165 mln tonnes Recurring net … Read more