Hershey says growth in China weaker than expected

HERSHEY, Pa. - Hershey's expansion into China hasn't been so sweet.The maker of Reese's...excludes sales of Golden Monkey products, a Chinese food company that Hershey bought a controlling stake in late last year.Hershey said a slowdown...

Hershey takes wraps off new corporate logo

HERSHEY, Pa. - The Hershey Co. is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a freshly...the goal is to help people "clearly identify, this is from The Hershey Company."For its products, the only change will be on the back...

Childless Hershey revered as a father figure

HERSHEY, Pa. -- The aroma of roasting cocoa...Avenue, is lighted by lamps shaped like Hershey's Kisses. Roller coasters snake through...paradise? This is the legacy of the Milton Hershey, top industrialist and top chocolate manufacturer...

Hershey settles lawsuit over book's cover

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Hershey Co. has settled a trademark-violation...that includes the familiar image of a Hershey chocolate bar. Under the settlement...front cover stating that the book - "Hershey: Milton S. Hershey's Extraordinary...

Hershey sues publisher over candy bar image on book

...jacket of a new book about the founder of The Hershey Co. violates its trademark, the candy maker...prevent publisher Simon & Schuster Inc. from using Hershey-owned images to market "Hershey: Milton S. Hershey's Extraordinary Life of...

Hershey's Chocolate Tour Ride gets an update

HERSHEY, Pa. - Every kiss has a story - and it's...renovated Great American Chocolate Tour Ride at Hershey's Chocolate World. Here visitors slip...attraction, which explains the origin of Hershey's chocolate bars, syrup, Kisses and...

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Computer woes hamper Hershey sales

HERSHEY, Pa. -- Many little ghosts and goblins won't find Hershey chocolates in their trick-or-treat bags this weekend...who went to three stores looking for miniature Hershey candy bars this week before giving up and buying lollipops...

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Hershey Foods wants to alter name, double shares

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Hershey Foods Corp., the nation's largest...candymaker, wants to change its name to The Hershey Co., and double its outstanding shares...it also was considering revising the Hershey logo. It said the moves would require...

Ferrero may sweeten a Hershey bid for Cadbury

HARRISBURG, Pa. --- Hershey, hoping to expand its overseas presence...Ferrero International SA could give The Hershey Co. the financial firepower to top...billion hostile bid by Kraft Foods Inc. Hershey and Ferrero said Wednesday they are...

Hershey stock trading at all-time high

Hershey stock is trading near an all-time high...earnings per share jumped 34 percent. Hershey also raised its target for long-term...analyst at Jefferies. Even so, he rates Hershey a "Hold," with a target price of $95...