Starting with the delightfully ghoulish Halloween season, bulk candy sales are going to go bump in the night. And it's a bump that, at its seasonal peaks, can have retailers seeing double, or better, when it comes to sales volume. By throwing secondary displays, eye-catching decorations and holiday favorites into the merchandising cauldron, retailers can't help but see bulk candy cook, said chain executives. "Seasonal candy certainly helps bulk sales," said Kim Lanhardt, produce director ...

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