Retailers SN spoke with noted the particularly strong performance of the sugar-free, or diet, candy segment over the past several years. The category may account for a relatively small piece of overall candy sales, but it is growing at a rapid pace. relevance within the health and wellness arena. The incidence of diabetes in the United States is rising steadily in accordance with the aging boomer population, and these consumers take matters of personal health into their own hands. Not only ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

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 a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

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.