The Hershey Trust Company is the shareholder with the greatest number of shares, making it the owner of the company. The Hershey Company, formerly known as the Hershey Foods Corporation, Hershey Chocolate Corporation and... More »

Milton Hershey, the founder of the Hershey's brand, first experimented with making chocolate as a coating for caramels in 1894. In 1900, the first actual Hershey's milk chocolate bar was produced and sold in America. More »

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Hershey's chocolate can be used in almost any recipe that calls for chocolate, like Classic Peanut Butter Blossom cookies and Hanukkah Cookies. With the wide variety of products the company offers, it is very easy to inc... More »

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Firms undertake mergers and acquisitions to create larger companies, maximize shareholder value and strengthen the financial position of the company, according to Investopedia. These deals also bolster the purchasing pow... More »

Nestlé's vision is "to be a leading, competitive, nutrition, health and wellness company delivering improved shareholder value by being a preferred corporate citizen, preferred employer, preferred supplier selling prefer... More »

When it comes to financial reporting, businesses must disclose all the accounting details and the shareholder information for a company. Therefore, the inclusion of any special notes in the notes section of a report is n... More »

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To purchase shares of the Ford Motor Company, buy them through the authorized shareholder services company Computershare, states Ford. Additionally, stockbrokers and some other third-party websites also sell stocks, expl... More »

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