Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Chocolate maker offers new varieties, spring-inspired packaging

HERSHEY, Pa. -- Chocolate candy is the treat of choice for consumers celebrating the Easter holiday and spring season. Nearly two in five (39%) people say that chocolate and candies are essential to the holiday, according to data from YouGov PLC and Ketchum Global Research & Analytics...

Chips, meat snacks, oatmeal and more from the annual trade show

The company featuring more than 75 new products across all its brands at Natural Products Expo West

The 2017 spring holiday season is three weeks longer than it was last year. As a result, retailers can expect to sell 5% to 7% more chocolate.

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Reese's brand returns as the official confectionery partner of college basketball tournament.
Jack Link’s is bringing Workin’ Out With Sasquatch back in funny new ad spots
Manufacturers, small businesses will need to update Nutrition Facts

Snacks roll out at Arizona-based manufacturer and distributor

The acquisition will help accelerate sales of the growing snacks brand