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Hershey's Different Kind of Halloween Treat

William Lambers | Posted 10.29.2015 | Impact
William Lambers

Halloween is here and many a trick-or-treat bag will have a Hershey bar inside. Hershey is doing something special this Halloween, and it has nothing to do with their awesome candy. Hershey is taking on world hunger with the Nourishing Minds campaign.

How To Turn Hershey's New Logo Into A Poop Emoji In 5 Steps

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.28.2014 | Business

Hershey unveiled a new logo Thursday. Building on its old Hersey kiss logo, the revamp was designed by goDutch, an Ohio-based creative consultancy. ...

5 Kid-Friendly New Year's Getaways

MiniTime | Posted 02.21.2014 | Travel
MiniTime

While finding a fun, kid-friendly vibe on New Year's Eve can sometimes be a challenge, many hotels and resorts are offering special family-friendly celebrations complete with kids' menus and bedtime-friendly celebrations.

The Lost Art of the Candy Aesthetic

Janis Powers | Posted 11.20.2013 | Taste
Janis Powers

Next time you're in the grocery store, take a good look at the chocolate candy on the shelves. See anything different?

At Least Hershey's Is Pleased With Don Draper

Posted 06.25.2013 | TV

Hershey's is smiling after the "Mad Men" finale. The chocolate giant told Vanity Fair it was pleased with its inclusion in the "Mad Men" finale and wa...

5 Fab and Free Food Factory Tours

MiniTime | Posted 08.11.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

(photo: sporst/Flickr Creative Commons) Ever wonder how your favorite candy or snack is made? Food factories all over the country invite visitors beh...

Certified Justice

Dana Geffner | Posted 07.09.2013 | DC
Dana Geffner

In October 2012, when Hershey's announced it would "certify" all its cocoa by 2020, the corporate candy giant received lukewarm applause for finally publically acknowledging its sourcing of cocoa from plantations that exploit child labor.

Gettysburg and Hershey, PA: New and Noteworthy Will Still Be There After the 150th Anniversary Crowds Disperse

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 06.23.2013 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Keep these attractions in mind to see after the 150th Anniversary hoopla dies down. Gettysburg will still be there, but the crowds won't.

The Mallomar: Better Than Cookies

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 05.05.2013 | Taste
Maggie Van Ostrand

Those not in the know, call a Mallomar a "cookie." They don't understand.

Cardboard Hearts Full of West African Chocolate and Western Guilt

Kelsey Timmerman | Posted 04.16.2013 | Impact
Kelsey Timmerman

If we really want to end child labor and slavery in the West African cocoa industry, paying farmers half of a penny more per bar would go a long way in doing that.

America's Most And Least Favorite Chocolates

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 02.11.2013 | Home

Research firm NetBase delves into the popularity of everyone's favorite Valentine's Day confection -- chocolate -- in its most recent analysis of onli...

Dave Jamieson

Workers From Hershey Scandal Win Big Backpay

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.14.2012 | Business

Foreign students who claimed they toiled under abusive conditions at a Pennsylvania plant handling Hershey candies last year have won over $200,000 in...

Prop 37's Top Donor Is 'Strange' Doctor Who Flouts Mainstream Medicine

| Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Will Evans The companies that make those candy bars leftover from Halloween don't want Califo...

Company Kids Love Accused Of Violating Child Labor Laws

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

* Pension fund could sue Hershey, directors * African cocoa sector uses forced labor, children -study * Whole Foods drop...

How Much Do You Know About Where Your Halloween Candy Comes From?

Kristen Howerton | Posted 12.29.2012 | Parents
Kristen Howerton

My family is breaking up with commercial chocolate, or buying fair trade. I hope you will, too.

What Will Excluded Workers Celebrate Next Labor Day?

Tiffany Williams | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics
Tiffany Williams

While the Labor Day holiday is meant to give us time to reflect on the victories in human progress that were hard-fought by the Union movement, it is also a great time to check in on the "excluded workers" movement.

Top Food Factory Tours in America

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.22.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

Want to live out your Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory fantasies? Turns out you can! Inspired by the 1971 musical, The Daily Meal checked out all o...

Hershey's Not as Sweet as We Thought

David Macaray | Posted 04.29.2012 | Business
David Macaray

For one, what sort of "international cultural exchange program" involves the participants doing manual labor in a factory? What is so "culturally" beneficial about lifting cases of Kit-Kats on the graveyard shift at a Hershey plant?

Dave Jamieson

The New Blue Collar: Temporary Work, Lasting Poverty And The American Warehouse

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.21.2011 | Business

JOLIET, Ill., and FONTANA, Calif. -- Like nearly everyone else in Joliet without good job prospects, Uylonda Dickerson eventually found herself at the...

Amusement Parks In Pennsylvania: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Debbie Bookstaber | Posted 12.09.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Pennsylvania are historic, diverse and representative of the Keystone State's unique character. As part of a Huffington Post Travel...

Small Kitchen College | Posted 01.01.2012 | College
Small Kitchen College

Photo Credit: Small Kitchen College Do you know what it means to have a sibling 6 years younger than you are? Aside from being super confused when t...

QR Codes in Education

Lee Kolbert | Posted 11.07.2011 | Education
Lee Kolbert

In July, I had the great pleasure of being one of the judges for the Microsoft Partners In Learning 2011 U.S. Innovative Educators Forum.

Dave Jamieson

Disgruntled Hershey Guest Workers Knew What To Expect, Says Non-Profit CEO

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Whatever their expectations were for their big summer in America, hundreds of young students from Eastern Europe and Asia wound up worki...

Dave Jamieson

Hershey Controversy Highlights Troubled Visa Program, Widespread Subcontracting

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.19.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- A group of experts on labor and international law assembled in Hershey, Pa., on Friday to investigate claims from foreign students that ...

Dave Jamieson

Student Guestworkers Allege Exploitative Conditions At Hershey Plant

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.17.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Three Pennsylvania labor leaders were detained by police Wednesday during a protest of working conditions for foreign students at a Hers...