Brand focus, M&A key to Hershey strategy

US: Hershey makes M&A priority

US confectionery giant Hershey has said acquisitions will be a priority for the company as it looks to expand in…

US: Hershey outlines five-year brand strategy, sets long-term growth targets

US confectionery giant Hershey has set new long-term growth targets and outlined a five-year plan to expand its five core…

INDIA: Hershey insists India “key” amid Godrej sale talk

US confectionery giant Hershey has insisted that India remains a "key focus market" amid local reports that it is close…

US: Hershey ups 2012 earnings forecast

Hershey raised its 2012 earnings forecast today (24 April) as it revealed continued investment in its core brands and price…

US: Hershey to buy Canadian candy firm Brookside Foods

US confectioner Hershey is set to expand its brand portfolio by acquiring Canadian confectionery firm Brookside Foods. Privately-owned Brookside makes…

On the money: Hershey could hit overseas goal early

US confectioner Hershey has said it could reach its target of generating US$1bn of sales outside its domestic market earlier…