Sunday, January 31, 2010

What One Candy Bar Wouldn't Do, Apparently

In the wake of Kraft's $19 billion buyout of British candy company Cadbury, the Wall Street Journal has published an article about how consolidation in the candy industry over decades has resulted in the marginalization of many once-beloved regional candy bars, including "the famous creation known as the Vegetable Sandwich which, regrettably, consisted of dehydrated cabbage, celery and peppers covered in chocolate... and whose label contained the bizarre boast 'Will Not Constipate'." You can read it HERE.

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