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Nuts.com acquires Kopper’s Chocolate in multimillion-dollar deal

Kopper's Chocolate will debut a brand new booth this year at the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York.  Photo: Nuts.com

Nuts.com has acquired gourmet chocolate brand Kopper’s Chocolate and has relocated the brand to its New Jersey headquarters.

TRŪ Chocolate's xylitol-sweetened snackfections have distribution at ShopRite. Photo: CN

TRŪ Chocolate spots US market gap for premium sugar-free dark chocolate

Airheads gum is sugarfree and contains micro-candy technology. Photo: PVM

Perfetti Van Melle USA brings Airheads into gum and trials Velcro packs

Delayed Canada launch to bring fiscal 2017 net sales below target to around US$20m. Photo: Yowie

Yowie projects strong fiscal 2018 as it delays Canada entry

It's Sugar reported net revenues of $78.4m for the past 12 months ending April 30, 2017.  Photo: It's Sugar

BBX Capital acquires specialty candy retailer It’s Sugar for $57m

Orkla Confectionery & Snacks Norge to explore options in gum as Wrigley terminates Extra and Hubba Bubba distribution deal next year. Photo: Wrigley

Mars to scrap Orkla’s Wrigley contract in Norway

Delicrea Yummy Sand is a playable bubble gum that can be used to make sand castles. Photo: ConfectioneryNews

Castles made of bubble gum: PepsiCo JV hopes to bring edible sand to the US

Hostess plans to continue focusing on penetrating several new product categories in the future. Pic: Hostess Brands

Hostess Brands plans to penetrate new categories under direction of new CCO

SmashMallow flavors include Cinnamon Churro, Strawberries & Cream, Espresso Bean, Mint Chocolate Chip, Toasted Coconut Pineapple, Meyer Lemon Chia Seed and Root Beer Float

SmashMallow approaching run rate of $25m in 6-12 months, predicts CEO: 'It’s growing exponentially faster than KRAVE'

Hershey a likely contender for Nestlé confectionery division, but only if it's for the global business, says SIG analyst.  Photo:Nestlé/Businesswire

Not only America: Nestlé urged to consider $17bn sale of global confectionery arm

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