Table of Contents
The Chocolate Report- A Higher Chocolate Premium
Mainstream and mass premium chocolate manufacturers respond to consumers wanting more of the “good stuff” on an everyday basis.
Category Insights- Functional Gum Forums
Is functional gum functioning well in a mainstream market? Innovative market players report that it is.- Rising To The Gift Occasion
As premium trends abound, gift chocolates now have even more creative license.
In the Store- Team Maverick
A good game plan and plenty of teamwork have dramatically advanced candy’s position within this nimble, Florida-based convenience chain.
Industry Input- Thought Leaders Speak Out
We ask industry opinion leaders to look to the future and answer our query about coming change in the candy industry.
Upfront- Staying Tuned To The Challenges And Contradictions Of Candy Retailing
News- Gunning For Success In Gum - Wegmans Food Market Heads To Maryland - Farley’s & Sathers To Take The Direct Approach, A Perfect Gift For Fans Of Sweets and more... - NRF Delivers Happy Holiday Spending News
Retailers Worth Watching- Marsh Moves Into Illinois
Product Update- New Stand-Up Bags, Edible Candy Ink And Paper and more...
Licensing Report- Sneak Preview: Licensed Candy
Marketing and Merchandising- Hiya Mints Are Catching The Wave
The Last Word- Let’s Hear It For The Little Guys
Advertiser Index- Index