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Halloween, A Major Holiday for Candy Sales
According to a report by the Halloween Industry Association in 2017, for an average planned Halloween spending per household, candy was $2.7 billion and over 9 in 10 celebrants planned to purchase candy, a 95%.
This year, a new survey by the National Confectioners Association (NCA) found that up to 77% of Americans are likely to purchase candy to participate in Halloween activities.
Chocolate remains the star of the holiday and America's favorite Halloween candy, with 68% of people saying it's their favorite Halloween treat. Following chocolate and coming in second, is candy corn, with a 10% saying they enjoy it the most. This is followed by chewy candy at 7% and the remaining 9% are other types of candy considered a favorite, including... To read the complete story, click on this link: https://abasto.com/