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FDA Warns Candy From Kentucky Could Be Contaminated With Hepatitis A

FDA warned about eating Bauer’s Candies Modjeskas after a facility worker tested positive for hepatitis A. Here's what consumers should do if they have eaten potentially contaminated candies.

Public Health January 9, 2019

After Venturing Into Self-Driving Cars And Rockets, Elon Musk Is Ready To Start A Candy Company

Elon Musk has announced plans to start his own candy company. Is he actually being serious or just trolling Warren Buffett over the concept of moats?

Business Tech May 7, 2018

Nestlé Sells US Candy Business To Nutella Maker Ferrero In $2.8B Deal

Nestlé announced a new agreement to sell its U.S. confectionery business to Italian firm Ferrero. The deal is worth $2.8 billion in cash and it's expected to close by the end of the quarter.

Business Tech January 17, 2018

Mars Chocolate Will Launch Caramel M&M's To The Delight Of Candy Lovers Everywhere This Spring

Candy company Mars Chocolate announced the spring release of a new flavor, creamy and smooth caramel M&M's.

Life & Style October 18, 2016

Mars Adds GMO Labeling On Candy And Chocolate Products

Mars products will sport a new look: a GMO label to comply with the new Vermont law. The new law requires manufacturers to add GMO labels on their food products containing genetically modified ingredients.

Life March 23, 2016

North Dakota Boy Receives Bag Of Pills With Halloween Candy

A boy in North Dakota was given a bag of candies along with prescription medicines after trick or treating on Halloween eve. His mother posted the photo of the bag urging parents to check on Halloween treats given to their kids.

Society November 3, 2015

Colorado Might Mark Edible Marijuana Products With Red Stop Sign: Why This Is A Good Move

Edible marijuana products from Colorado may have to be sold with a red stop symbol on their packaging and a THC sign on the actual products to identify the pot-infused food.

Life August 12, 2015

Police Waging Difficult War Against Edible Marijuana Products

Authorities are having difficulty cracking down on edible marijuana items, which often take the form of innocent-looking snacks. Edible marijuana items are often created in states where marijuana is legal, then transported to other states.

Life May 18, 2015

Cadbury Chocolate Bars Now Have A Vegemite Flavor

Get excited, chocolate lovers Down Under. Cadbury Australia recently confirmed on Twitter that its newest flavor pairing is chocolate and Vegemite, and it will be available in stores June 1.

Internet Culture May 7, 2015

Easter 2015: 14 Things You Didn't Know About Peeps

Love them or hate them, Peeps are one of the most iconic Easter treats today. That's because they're about so much more than just marshmallowy, sugary goodness.

Feature April 3, 2015

Easter 2015: The History Of Easter Egg Dye, Hunts And More

Easter eggs are an iconic symbol of the spring holiday. But why is that, and how did many of your favorite Easter traditions come about?

Feature April 2, 2015

Eating Large Quantities Of Licorice Candy May Cause Seizures

Eating excessive licorice-based candy can result in seizures. Excessive licorice can also cause other health issues such as high blood pressure, irregular heart beat and more.

Life March 3, 2015

Kit Kats Now Have A New Flavor And It Sounds Pretty Gross

Gimme a break, Kit Kats. Do you really think people are going to go for your new butter-flavored candy bars over the classic chocolatey ones?

Internet Culture February 25, 2015

11 Things You Didn't Know About Valentine's Day Candy Hearts

Next to chocolate, conversation candy hearts are everyone's favorite Valentine's Day treat. But there is so much more to these chalky confections than meet the eye.

Feature February 13, 2015

Hershey’s Bans British Cadbury Chocolates From Entering The U.S.

After Hersey's filed a trademark infringement suit against L.B.B. Imports, British imports of Cadbury Creme Eggs and other chocolates are now banned.

Internet Culture January 26, 2015

How Halloween candy has changed over 50 years

According to an ad posted in the New York Times 50 years ago, the same Halloween candy is still popularly sold, but at a cheaper price.

Internet Culture October 31, 2014

Trick or Treat: Halloween candy ranked

With so many Halloween candy options to choose from, how do you know what is actually worth buying or keeping? That's where our list comes in.

Feature October 30, 2014

Delaware mom in trouble after daughter distributes heroin packets as candies at daycare

Heroin already plagues millions in the country. A Delaware mom accidentally sets up kids with an early start as her daughter brings heroin to daycare and shares the drug like candy.

Society October 8, 2014

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