Kraft Heinz (KHC) sells certain assets in the global cheese business along with the license of specific trademarks to an affiliate of Groupe Lactalis.
Hershey (HSY) is boosting its presence through acquisitions, which are strengthening the portfolio. The company is also gaining from better-than-expected consumer demand.
McCormick (MKC) is expanding its portfolio through strategic acquisitions. The company's focus on cost savings also bodes well.