International Flavors and Fragrances is also a company riding a powerful long-term theme, as its technology develops proprietary flavors and scents for the food, beverage, personal care and household products industries.
As consumer packaged goods companies are constantly battling one another for market share, IFF plays an important role in giving companies an edge against one another.
Cramer spoke with IFF's chairman and CEO Andreas Fibig, who explained that desired scents can change based on geography and culture. Together with customers, IFF tests customers to figure out the balance of proper scents for each country.
"That might be a good mixture between acquired taste and taste which is already in your DNA," Fibig said.
Utilities were roaring in the first half of the year as yield-starved investors crowded into the group. However, with Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's commentary that the economy has improved to the point where there could be a rate hike later this year, that could mean dividend stocks like utilities become less attractive versus bonds.
American Electric Power is the largest power transmission network in the country, with a major power generation portfolio that serves over 5 million people in 11 states. It delivered a strong quarter on Thursday, with management reiterating its full-year guidance. However, even with 8 percent earnings growth and a 3.2 percent dividend yield, the stock barely budged.
Cramer spoke with AEP's chairman and CEO Nick Akins on what was behind the earnings beat.
"We have been investing in infrastructure, particularly transmission, we have the largest transmission system in the country. The earnings profile of transmission continues to improve dramatically," Akins said.
In the Lightning Round, Cramer gave his take on a few caller favorite stocks:
American Water Works: "That's a buy. We love the fact that they are literally the kind of company that these municipalities have to pay in order to be able to get their water systems working."
Weight Watchers International: "No, not for me. Don't like that business model. There are better stories out there."