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Jan 08, 2015, 09:00 ET
The Hershey Company

Share The Love With Treats From Hershey This Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is the sweetest day of the year, and whether you're a hopeless romantic or a last-minute cupid, The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) has...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Ring In The Holidays With New And Classic Treats From Hershey

 'Tis the season to spread holiday cheer! With 50 percent of adults purchasing candy throughout the season for gifts, parties, decorating and...

Nov 05, 2014, 11:57 ET

Spread The Love For Chocolate And Peanut Butter With Reese's Spreads

 Reese's lovers have a new reason to rejoice! The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) today announced the launch of Reese's Spreads, the perfect...

Oct 07, 2014, 09:00 ET
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It's No Trick: Ghosts, Goblins, Superheroes And Princesses Prefer Hershey's Treats In Their Halloween Baskets

 With Halloween looming on the horizon, consumers are picking out their costumes, hanging fake spider webs, carving pumpkins and likely...

Aug 21, 2014, 12:47 ET
San Franciscans Show Off Their Wonderfully Complicated Sides in New Scharffen Berger Campaign (PRNewsFoto/The Hershey Company)

San Franciscans Show Off Their Wonderfully Complicated Sides In New Scharffen Berger Campaign

 Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker recently launched an out-of-home advertising campaign in San Francisco that uniquely ties to social...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:16 ET
Wonderfully Complicated: Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker Announces Four New Chocolate Bars: 72% Cacao Signature Dark Chocolate, 33% Cacao Smooth Milk Chocolate, 72% Cacao Dark Chocolate with Pistachios and Sea Salt and 33% Cacao Milk Chocolate with Toasted Coconut and Macadamia. (PRNewsFoto/The Hershey Company)

Wonderfully Complicated: Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker Announces Four New Chocolate Bars

 Scharffen Berger Chocolate Maker announces four new, rich and distinctive chocolate bars, creating some wonderfully complicated flavors with...

Jun 18, 2014, 12:22 ET

Twizzlers Twists And Jolly Rancher Candy Go Head-To-Head To Determine Which Candy Makes The Summer Sweeter

Two of music's most popular artists are locked in a heated debate: which candy makes the summer sweeter? Pop-duo Karmin and international...

May 20, 2014, 10:30 ET
Krackel Milk Chocolate with Crisped Rice Bar. (PRNewsFoto/The Hershey Company)

The Hershey Company Announces A Big Comeback: Krackel Bar Is Back!!! The Classic Milk Chocolate With Crisped Rice Bar Is Once Again Available In A Full-Size Offering

Many people believe that good things come in small packages, while others state that bigger is better. When it comes to a long-time chocolate...

May 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
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The Hershey Company Showcases Category-Leading Innovations At NCA Sweets & Snacks Expo

As the confection category leader in North America, The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) listens closely to consumer preferences and tastes, as seen in...

Apr 22, 2014, 12:22 ET

Prepárate Para un Dulce Verano con la Promoción de Hershey's S'mores a la Parrilla

HERSHEY, Pensilvania, 22 de abril de 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Hershey's S'mores le está ayudando a familias a prepararse...

Apr 22, 2014, 11:58 ET

Get Ready for a Sweet Summer with Hershey's S'mores Grilling Promotion

 Hershey's S'mores is helping families prepare for a sweet summer this year, offering more than 1,000 incentives to enjoy moments of simple...

Mar 31, 2014, 12:30 ET

Reese's Peanut Butter Cups Sweeten NCAA® Division I Men's Basketball Championship With College All-Star Game And Go Reese's Fan Promotion

 With NCAA March Madness® underway, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups is getting in on the action by announcing their sixth year in sponsoring...

Mar 04, 2014, 09:01 ET

The Easter Bunny Can Hop To It With The Hershey Easter Collection

 The Easter Bunny is busy preparing for another season filled with eggs, baskets and delicious treats. With 90 percent of consumers who...

Feb 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Hershey Delivers Lancaster Soft Cremes To Consumers Nationwide

Today The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) announced Lancaster Soft Crèmes are now available at retailers nationwide. The rollout includes three...

Jan 15, 2014, 10:00 ET

Hershey Makes Everything More Delicious With New Line Of Sweet, Creamy Hershey's Spreads

Today The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) announced it is launching Hershey's™ Spreads, a new line of chocolate spreads. Inspired by...

Jan 07, 2014, 09:39 ET

Give The Sweetest Gift This Valentine's Day

 With an estimated $1.6 billion spent on candy in 2013¹, it's no surprise that confections like chocolate and hard candy will continue...

Nov 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Hershey's Spreads Holiday Cheer With New And Classic Favorites

Whether you're preparing for the party of the year or looking for the perfect gift, make the holiday season sweeter with The Hershey Company's 2013...

Oct 10, 2013, 10:11 ET
Hershey's First New Brand In 30 Years Launches In The United States.  (PRNewsFoto/The Hershey Company)

Hershey's First New Brand In 30 Years Launches In The United States

 Today The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) announced it is launching a new confectionery brand in the United States called Lancaster™. The...

Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

Fill Your Treat Bag With New And Classic Goodies This Halloween

 As the nights grow colder and the leaves begin to fall, Halloween fans have begun preparing for the spookiest holiday of the year. With more...

Sep 03, 2013, 13:00 ET
As part of the U.S. campaign, Kit Kat brand and Google will offer consumers the chance to win 1,000 Nexus 7 tablets, 150,000 Google Play $5.00 credits and 20,000 coupons for a free 8 ounce bag of Kit Kat Minis between September 6, 2013 and January 31, 2014.  (PRNewsFoto/The Hershey Company)

Latest Android Platform Named After Iconic Kit Kat Chocolate Bar

Google today announced the name of the latest version of its Android mobile operating system, calling it Android KitKat after one of America's...