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Barry Callebaut
May 2023

Getting to Know the Candy Consumer

Dive into NCA’s first ever research study on the candy category - Getting to Know Candy Consumers. The research delves into areas such as flavors, consumption occasions, gifting, packaging, certifications and shopping channels.   ...
May 23
10:00 am
Category & Industry Insights Stage

Trends in Better-For-You Confections

About 50% of U.S. adults are looking for better-for-you options within the confections category, and growth of BFY candy sales is outpacing the category overall. This session will provide insights into consumer trends and insights in this growing category.   ...
May 23
12:00 pm
Category & Industry Insights Stage

National Candy Month: A Blueprint for Success

Between Memorial Day and Labor Day, there is an incremental sales opportunity of $500 million, and it kicks off in June with National Candy Month. Join the NCA Future Leaders Class of 2022 and learn how to build your summer sales between Easter and Halloween. ...
May 23
2:00 pm
Category & Industry Insights Stage

Generate Growth by Generation

This session explores expected changes in treating and snacking behaviors by generation in the coming years, so the industry can be ready to meet consumer demands.  ...
May 24
10:00 am
Category & Industry Insights Stage

A New Look at Indulgent Products: Portion Guidance in Action

Based on findings from groundbreaking research and published reports, Hank Cardello will provide an overview of his research showing which indulgent foods and beverages link more closely to obesity – and how that data and those consumption patterns should drive decision making among retail leaders and policymakers nationwide. ...
May 24
12:00 pm
Category & Industry Insights Stage
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