TITLE

Industry Report: Candy & Sancks

AUTHOR(S)
Chanil, Debra; Lisanti, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;4/16/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on confectionary/sweet, snack and salty snack categories which achieved remarkable growth in 2006. As per ACNielsen Convenience Track data, salty snacks achieved a larger sales increase than candy/gum in 2006. According to Coney Elliot, vice president of marketing, in 2007 the snacks category is holding its own at Midland, Texas-based Kent Oil Inc. Elliot further mentions other categories like tobacco and general merchandise which are trending very high.
ACCESSION #
24767025

 

Related Articles

  • A MIXED BAG. Lisanti, Linda // Convenience Store News;4/17/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p55 

    The article presents information on the gum sales in the retail trade. As per some of the retailer there has been an increase in the gum sales, while the notion is opposed by some other retailers. According to Coney Elliot, vice president of marketing for Midland, Texas-based Kent Oil Inc., some...

  • Store-Bought Booty. Cohen, Rachel // Boating;Mar2002, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p42 

    Presents information on the top-selling seafood snacks in grocery stores in the United States in 2002.

  • Snack Attack! BECK, JENNIFER R. // Shape;Jul/Aug2013, p118 

    The article discusses the variety of snacks that come into grocery stores which are better than the rest from the taste and health point of view.

  • Freestyle competition.  // Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery;Jun98, Vol. 87 Issue 6, pSI-72 

    Reports on trends in the confectionery snacks industry in the United States. Number of items launched in the category in 1997 according to the National Confectioners Association; Possible comeback of the reduced-fat category; Hershey and Nestle's offer of chocolates in a one-bite, individually...

  • SWEET TOOTH SQUARED.  // Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery;Jun2006, Vol. 95 Issue 6, pSOI30 

    The article reports on the entry of sweet goods companies in the snack bar category in the U.S. which include McKee Foods Corp., George Weston Bakeries, and Kellogg.

  • Unwrap innovation. Hollamby, Amy // Confectionary Production;May2013, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p26 

    The article offers information on the Swets & Snacks Expo that will be held in Chicago, Illinois from May 21 to 23, 2013.

  • Savoury fun.  // Food Engineering & Ingredients;Jun2002, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p13 

    Focuses on the trends of changing-color products in the confectionery market. Information on fun snacks capable of turning the tongue blue; Introduction to the Tiny Twisties Shots of Smith's Snackfood; Details on the launching of the Dragonball Z cheese flavored snack of Snack Brands Australia.

  • THE MANUFACTURERS DIRECTORY.  // Confectionary Production;Feb2015, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p58 

    No abstract available.

  • FOCUS ON: CONFECTIONERY. Agnew, Michael // Grocer;10/1/2011, Vol. 234 Issue 8024, p46 

    The article reports on the trend in the take-home confectionery market in Great Britain as of July 2011 including the 3.4% growth in in-home confectionery occasions driven by an increase in in-home snacking.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics