Sugarless candy represents only a small portion of bulk candy sales, but retailers contacted by SN said its future remains promising. Sales are being fueled by the nation's growing concern over healthy eating and the diet restrictions placed on an aging population, retailers said. As a result, price has not become an issue, according to sources polled. Consumers have not shied away from the sugar-free varieties, even though they often cost considerably more than their conventional ...

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