Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience store retail industry.
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Learn more about what people consider dessert, before diving into how often they enjoy it.

Brought to you by Prairie City Bakery. When it comes to dessert, people have different definitions of what it means to them, as well as different habits regarding when they eat it and what their favorite types of desserts are. To appeal to more consumers and increase interest in desserts,...

Mondelez Oreo Milka

High-profile candy release gets its first line extension

Amplify's Skinny Popcorn

Ex-DanoneWave leaders join brand’s 'multi-billion-dollar' pursuit

AUSTIN, Texas -- Amplify Snack Brands, maker of better-for-you snacks such as SkinnyPop popcorn and Paqui tortilla chips, has added two former DanoneWave executives to its leadership team. Greg Christenson is now Amplify’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, and Craig Shiesley is...

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The digital retailer's five best-selling snack and candy product types

Majority investor Buffett shares his thoughts
Sweets & Snack Expo

Better-for-you snack brands having a moment, and 9 other trends

Healthy snacks

Recommendations to sell more healthier snacks

Simply Organic Doritos

Manufacturer launches organic versions of Lay's, Tostitos, Cheetos and more

Natural products meet core SKUs in today's snack assortment

Popcorn Indiana
Company continues to expand snack portfolio