Kids might not be trick-or-treating as much as they used to, but Halloween still scares up substantial candy sales for supermarkets. The holiday accounts for $1.2 billion to $1.3 billion in total candy sales annually -- more than any other selling period, according to the National Confectioners Association, the members of which include industry giants such as M&M/Mars, Hershey and Nestle, as well as smaller specialty and seasonal candymakers and their suppliers. NCA estimated that more ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.