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Hershey to acquire Amplify Snack Brands for $1.6 billion

Hershey to acquire Amplify Snack Brands for $1.6 billion

HERSHEY, Pa. — The Hershey Co. aims to add more better-for-you options to its snack lineup with a $1.6 billion deal to buy Skinny Pop maker Amplify Snack Brands Inc. Hershey said the brands from Austin, Texas-based Amplify compete in a range of strong food categories fueled by burgeoning snacking trends focused on products that