The Milton Hershey School Alumni Association yesterday said it plans to file a petition in an attempt to halt the sale of Hershey Foods. The school, which caters to underprivileged youth, also is seeking to have an alumni association appointed as the school's representative.
The consumer and drug giant is rolling out a new plastic technology called Fantasia. Manufacturers of a wide range of consumer items can customize their products with more than 100 colors and special effects.
The Seattle-based company says it would open its first store in San Juan, Puerto Rico, next month. Starbucks also is planning to extend its premium-bean coffee to such countries as Venezuela, Brazil Colombia and Costa Rica, which all have rich coffee traditions.