Mars Wrigley Confectionery has broken ground on a new $30 million, 65,000-square-foot expansion of its Waco, TX, product distribution center. The expanded distribution center, which has been producing Snickers, Skittles and Starbursts for years, is set to open in October of this year. Confectionery News.
The Convenience Distribution Association (CDA), formerly AWMA, is the trade organization working on behalf of convenience products distributors in the United States. Its distributor members represent more than $92 billion in U.S convenience product sales, serving a wide variety of small retail formats. Associate members include leading convenience product manufacturers, brokers, retailers, suppliers and others allied to the industry.