Hershey to acquire Canadian chocolate company Brookside
Dauphin County-based The Hershey Co. today announced it has an agreement to acquire Canadian chocolate company Brookside Foods Ltd.
Hershey did not disclose the deal’s specifics. The acquisition is subject to regulatory and Brookside shareholder approval.
Brookside, a private company based in Abbotsford, British Columbia, makes chocolate-covered fruits, nuts and fruit juice pieces.