| May 27, 2010
As unemployment continues to stay high and Wall Streetâs roller coaster has investors on edge, Americans -- particularly adults -- are gobbling up candy as a relatively cheap way to indulge themselves. According to the National Confectioners Assn.,...
| May 20, 2015
| 7:21 AM
S'mores Oreo, a new limited-edition flavor, brings a campfire fave to the sweet snacks aisle May 22. A layer of chocolate and a layer of marshmallow-flavored cream are squished between two graham-flavored cookies. It's good, but for s'mores purists, the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Is the Cronut king the new S'more king? Chef Dominique Ansel, who smooshed a doughnut and a croissant into a cronut at his namesake gourmet bakery in New York's Soho, has taken a beloved, simple campfire favorite to haute heights with his frozen s'more....
| Oct 16, 2014
| 10:30 AM
National Chocolate Day comes on October 28 every year. Why? Who knows? But if you ask me, every day is National Chocolate Day at our house, and I'll be happy to double dip on October 28 with a great excuse! Maybe a chocolate croissant to begin the day,...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 11:25 AM
Nutella, the daddy of chocolate hazelnut spreads, has steadily become a standard on grocery store shelves across the nation since it was first imported to the U.S. from Italy more than 25 years ago. The Ferrero-produced Italian spread's fandom is vast...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Kellogg's has added tasty chips to its Special K line of savory snacks. We love the crisp Sour Cream & Onion Cracker Chips; there are also Sea Salt Chips. Munch tasty Multi-Grain or Savory Herb crackers for a heartier snack. Buy a box for...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 1:53 PM
A bunch of newish aerated Hershey Kisses and chocolate bars arrived in our office today. They look much like the regular versions of the products only their pumped full of air, leaving them with a bunch of frothy holes inside.
Many scoffed at first, but...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 12:32 PM
There will be more than $471 in coupons in this Sunday's Morning Call, including many ways to save on Fourth of July festivities.
For those throwing backyard bashes, there will be several coupons for party foods, including $0.75 off any one Helluva...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 1:33 PM
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
ConAgra Foods Inc., up $4.25 to $43.37
Activist investor firm Jana partners took a 7.2 percent stake in the packaged-foods maker...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 12:11 PM
HERSHEY (AP) — Hershey is expected to cut about 300 jobs by the end of the year as it looks to simplify its operations. The candy maker also cut its revenue outlook for the year.
Its shares fell more than 3 percent in afternoon trading Friday....
| Jun 17, 2015
| 3:54 AM
Ahh, chocolate. There probably isn't a more magical ingredient on earth than the sweet, dark brown flavoring used for more than 3,000 years. Today most chocolate is consumed in the form of candy — a development that has sparked heated debate among...