The Hershey Co. has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pirate Brands from B&G Foods, Inc. Pirate Brands products include Pirate's Booty, Smart Puffs and Original Tings. Full Press Release.
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.