Table of Contents
Cover Story- The Dollar Store Boom
Dollar stores are a red-hot channel for candy. Here’s a look at why and what’s ahead for this rising star in the retail landscape.
Special Report- Capturing The Young And The Restless
Candy marketers will have to rely on new energy to successfully target the on-the-go, information-savvy, shopping-empowered tweens and teens of today.
One on One- Q&A With Jim Conlan
We put the spotlight on a class candy man, the NCA chairman.
Expo Analysis- Candyland’s Changing Terrain
All Candy Expo reveals shift of niche consumers to the forefront.
Trade Show Analysis- Fancy Food Show
Here’s a peek at some of the- Specialty Food Still Special
Category Insights- Limited Editions Add Interest, Sales
Does limited edition candy have unlimited potential? The jury is still out, but so far, so good.
Trend Tracking- What’s New With Candy Packaging
Here’s a close-up look at some of the ways creative candy purveyors are packaging their products.
Upfront- On Target!
News- Where Chocoholics Congregate; Sweet New Shops Now Open
Product Update- All Candy Expo
The Last Word- It’s Nice To Be Back, But The Neighborhood Sure Has Changed
Advertiser Index- Index