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Local business in Sonoma, CA
5 hrs ago | via InStyle
But now, thanks to Tommy Hilfiger , we are one step closer to imaging what she could have looked like on the Big Day. The brand announced its spring 2015 global advertising campaign, titled "I Do Hilfiger" with a storyboard of images shot by Craig McDean that depict the fictional Hilfigers in Sonoma, Calif. Comment?
8 hrs ago | via FoodNavigator
Hershey has moved into the premium end of the meat snacking market with the acquisition of Sonoma, CA-based gourmet jerky maker KRAVE Pure Foods for an undisclosed sum. KRAVE founder Jon Sebastiani - who spoke to FoodNavigator-USA on camera at the Winter Fancy Food Show this month - will continue to lead the company as president of KRAVE, which will be run as a standalone business within Hershey North America and generated net sales of $35m last year. Comment?
8 hrs ago | via Marin Independent Journal
Jehly, of Rohnert Park, has a background in nonprofit fundraising, marketing and event planning. She will work with the nonprofit's existing staff and volunteers to grow and expand the organization and its annual street painting event in downtown San Rafael. Comment?
13 hrs ago | via The Business Journal
Krave Jerky, a Sonoma-based company that had 2014 sales of $36 million, on Thursday confirmed it is being sold to The Hershey Company. "It's a deal," Jon Sebastiani, who founded Krave in 2009, told the North Bay Business Journal. Comment?
16 hrs ago | via Chambersburg Public Opinion
The maker of sugar-high inducing treats like Reese's, Kit Kat and Twizzlers says it's buying Krave Jerky for an undisclosed sum. Krave, based in Sonoma, California, positions itself as a premium jerky with no artificial ingredients and comes in flavors like black cherry barbecue, basil citrus and lemon garlic. Comment?
21 hrs ago | via Business Wire
The transaction will allow Hershey to tap into the rapidly growing meat snacks category and further expand into the broader snacks space. "KRAVE jerky is a great fit to our portfolio and overall snacks and adjacencies strategy," said Michele G. Buck, President, North America, The Hershey Company. Comment?
Wednesday | via Bohemian.com
But local county governments have taken different approaches to the online short-term rental site. They're eager for the additional tax revenues in Marin and Sonoma counties, and anxious to preserve housing in Napa County. Comment?
Tuesday | via The Business Journal
Krave Jerky, a Sonoma-based company that expected to reach nearly $50 million in 2014 sales from its unique jerky products, is negotiating a sale to The Hershey Company, according to a story today in Reuters. The publication speculates that the price could land between $200 million to $300 million, but gave no explanation for the valuation. Comment?
Monday Jan 26 | via Sonoma Valley Sun
The new members bring a variety of professional and business experience, and will increase the effectiveness of the all-volunteer organization, said Robert Demler, the newly installed board president. "Recruited from various segments of the community, they bring, collectively and individually, a wide range of professional backgrounds and talents," Demler said. Comment?
Friday Jan 23 | via TBD.com
The next time you are standing in the security line at the airport, be aware that some of your fellow passengers may be packing more than just clothes. The Transportation Security Administration says that a record 2,212 firearms were discovered in passenger's carry-on bags or on their bodies in the past year. Comment?
Friday Jan 23 | via KNEB-AM Scottsbluff
The Transportation Security Administration says that a record 2,212 firearms were discovered in passenger's carry-on bags or on their bodies in the past year. And more than 80 percent of those guns were loaded. Comment?
Friday Jan 23 | via SFGate
For the past seven years, chef Garrett Adair has run his own Chef Adair-Private Chef Services company, focusing on organic and sustainable produce hand-picked from local farms, all natural meats, sustainable fish, free range poultry, and grass fed dairy products. Now, the Sonoma County resident can add "restaurant owner" to his resume. Comment?
Friday Jan 23 | via BroadwayWorld.com
Transcendence Theatre Company, producer of the "Broadway Under the Stars in Jack London State Park" concert series, was chosen as "Theater of the Year" for the second consecutive year by Broadway World San Francisco. The top Broadway World honor was the crowning achievement of the 10 Awards bestowed on Transcendence Theatre Company. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Inquirer
THE LAUNCH of Windows 10 is widely expected tomorrow , and The INQUIRER team has been looking back at Windows past and coming up with the features we remember, with varying degrees of fondness, from old editions. 1. Start menu OK, so we know this is coming back . Comment?
Monday Jan 19 | via Sonoma Index Tribune
The storm accompanied by heavy rain and wind hit Sonoma Valley Wednesday. The Schellville are was largely underwater, creeks boomed and ran bank high with muddy water and many trees fell, including two big gum trees near Shainsky's. Comment?
Sunday Jan 18 | via SFGate
Carlo and Dante Mondavi founded Raen Winery to focus on Pinot Noir from western Sonoma County, including this site outside Freestone. The Mondavi brothers, grandsons of Robert, use grapes from this Lord Sea block, outside Occidental, as one site for Raen, which stands for Research in Agriculture and Enology Naturally. Comment?
Friday Jan 16 | via Wine Business Online
Sonoma County, CA Sonoma County Vintners, the major advocacy and trade marketing association for Sonoma County wineries, marks the beginning of a new era in 2015 with the announcement of Carolyn Stark stepping into the role of Executive Director on February 1. In her previous position as Executive Director of Sonoma County BEST, Stark led an economic development initiative promoting the expansion of business in Sonoma County. She worked closely with industry and community leaders across many different sectors and developed programs that provided direct value to participants. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via Sonoma Index Tribune
'Index-Tribune' food writer Kathleen Hill, left, and Sonoma author-restaurateur Sondra Bernstein were among eight U.S. 'cheese professionals' inducted last week into the Guilde Internationale des Fromagers. The renowned French cheese institution recognizes contributions to the world of cheese by a variety of experts - from makers and mongers to chefs and writers. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 14 | via The Business Journal
Carolyn Stark, a booster for Sonoma County's economy has been tapped to lead Sonoma County Vintners, one of the major trade associations for the county's largest industry. Carolyn Stark takes over as executive director of Sonoma County Vintners on Feb. 1, 2015, from Honore Comfort, who is retiring after nine years in the role. Comment?
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