Kansas City Bittersweet Biz: Russell Stover Could Sell For Up To $1 Billion
Celebrate the good fortune of somebody else with this tasty tidbit about a company based in Kansas City that may or may not be contributing to so much adult onset diabetes.
Wall Street Journal: Third-Largest U.S. Candy Producer Could Sell for More Than $1 Billion
KMBC: Owners of Russell Stover Candies considering sale
KCTV5: Russell Stover possibly for sale
And before we all get carried away with all the sugary sweet sentiment about a somewhat local company made good. It's important not to forget the reality behind this tale . . .
QZ: China’s growing taste for chocolate is making it more expensive for everyone
Like it or not, the world is getting smaller and expensive American tastes are now a global commodity and thereby becoming more scarce and slightly less attainable.