All Candy Expo: wrapp(er) up
Here's Marie Pavlich's list of Key Candy Trends
She walked the floor with her notebook in hand. I walked it, too, notebookless, and I agree.
-Energy and vitamin supplements added to candy (i.e Jelly Belly “Sport Beans”, Jolt gum for weight management)
-Portion Control Candy (i.e 100 calorie bars, Nestle “Stixx”)
-Sugar free candy or candy w/out refined sugar
-Dark chocolate versions of popular candy bars b/c of antioxidants
-Brand licensing out to other brands (Florida’s Natural candy, Jolt gum)