| Jun 3, 2010
| 5:36 PM
The Hershey Company says shifting candy production from the century old East Chocolate Plant to its newer facility across town will keep the candy maker competitive and cost effective. On Friday, union workers will decide whether or not to go along with...
| Jun 15, 2010
| 9:11 AM
Chocolate maker The Hershey Co. said Monday it will spend $250 million to $300 million to modernize several facilities and cut costs as part of a plan that is intended to save $80 million a year and could mean big changes for the company's hometown....
| Mar 31, 2011
| 8:47 PM
HERSHEY, Pa. -- The Hershey Company says it is raising wholesale prices by 9.7% on most of its candy products.
The maker of Reese's, Kit Kat, Hershey's Kisses and Twizzlers cited increased costs for raw materials, fuel, utilities and transportation....
| Jun 20, 2010
Hershey's Chocolate World, epicenter of the "Sweetest Place on Earth," is morphing into even more of a treat for chocolate fans with the addition of two new experiences this month.
The first, Create Your Own Candy Bar, is the closest visitors can get...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 4:20 AM
½ cup Agave Nectar
1 8-ounce vanilla fat free yogurt
3 egg whites
2 T fat free milk
2 t vanilla
1 cup all purpose whole wheat flour
1 t baking soda
1 t ground cinnamon
2 cups quick cook oatmeal
For the candy bits:
1 package of Reese's...
| Nov 1, 2010
Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year, but the challenge is that there's always a lot of leftover candy. Having all those sweets around the office can be tempting, and it's pretty easy to rack up a ton of extra calories at this time of year....
| Nov 26, 2010
| 12:01 PM
(AP) - Bitter rivals in the candy aisle may also duke it out in court.
The Hershey Co. sued Mars Inc. this week in federal district court, with the maker of Hershey's and Reese's chocolate candies accusing the maker of Snickers, M&Ms and Dove candies...
| Dec 14, 2010
Q: When did America's best chocolate move all of its operations to Illinois? My favorite, Scharffen Berger, started out in the Bay Area of San Francisco. But it no longer is made in California, only in Robinson, Ill. Can you tour the Robinson plant? Is...
| Jul 16, 2010
Chris! You're making my mouth water...
Baggie 1 - peanut butter and banana and chocolate sandwich - with butter on one slice of bread and Hershey's chocolate syrup "buttering" the other slice of bread
Baggie 2 - homemade custard with lots of Nutmeg on...
| Jul 22, 2010
| 8:17 AM
In our ongoing effort to better connect with our local communities, we've been doing some historical research. As we dived into the stories of Pennsylvania's past, we found ourselves in awe of the daring, the innovative and the inspiring people that...
| Aug 12, 2010
| 5:54 AM
If you have ever thought to yourself, "I can make a better candy bar then this," here is your chance. Hershey's Chocolate World has a new interactive exhibit called Create Your Own Candy Bar that allows guest to build a milk chocolate bar from scratch,...
| Aug 12, 2010
They say that laughter is the best medicine, but some people might endorse chocolate instead.
The dark variety has been shown to reduce blood pressure better than a placebo. Scientists credit the flavanols in dark chocolate—they are thought to...