Oberweis Dairy launched its own chocolate brand, Oberweis Fine Chocolates. The truffles will be available at retail stores in eight flavors: dark chocolate, milk chocolate, raspberry, caramel, espresso, hazelnut, Irish creme, and almond & hazelnut croquant.
Researchers say dieters have equal success keeping weight off with both high-carb and low-carb eating plans. The study of dieters who had lost an average 36.4 pounds found that high-protein dieters were less likely to experience blood pressure increases, and found the diet easier to follow.
Ocean Spray juices and sauces will be made and distributed in Australia under a partnership forged with Heinz. Manufacturing capacity at Heinz Australia was boosted by the 2008 acquisition of Golden Circle, a deal that included two juice-making facilities.
Though limiting interchange fees might be able to help lower consumer prices, proving so would be difficult, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office. Two proposals to set a cap on interchange fees are being debated in Congress.
Hershey extended its travel-retail brands with packages of Hershey's Kisses, Hershey's Nuggets chocolates, and Reese's and Hershey's Miniatures. They will be available in a variety of pouches and gift boxes.