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Win with the ‘big night in’

Cosy up to sweet

Make it a cracker with confectionery

Treats take on new life at Christmas time

Stepping up this season

WITH summer coming to a close, Santa Claus will soon be coming to town, carrying plenty of sweet treats and providing retailers with an opportunity to make …

A real treat for retailers

A number of confectionery firms have highlighted the growth enjoyed by the category over the last few years as evidence that retailers who do not get into the …

Frightfully fun sized

Wrigley rolls out more seasonal confectionery.

More nights in to come

WINTER is coming, and with it the urge to stay indoors, but that doesn’t mean shoppers put their social life to bed for the year.

Seeking a taste of something special

Premiumisation trend could be good for c-stores CONFECTIONERY has been going through some changes, with reformulations and new product development to meet the …

The sweet taste of retail success

Hitting the spot with sugar confectionery CONFECTIONERY is big business for convenience stores and, even though customers are more health conscious than ever, …

Bubbling up

WRIGLEY is giving retailers plenty to chew over with its latest NPD. Hubba Bubba Bubble Tape is rolling out to stores now, offering customers a 180cm bubble …

Bags bursting with berrys

STARBURST parent firm Wrigley has a fruity proposition for the bagged confectionery category, having recently launched new Very Berry variants of the fruit …

Bags are on their way up

Sharing format sales rising IMPULSE is at the heart of convenience retailing and when it comes to boosting basket spend there’s hardly a heavier hitter in …

Managing to stay ahead

EXCELLENT category management advice is one of the reasons behind success in the sugar confectionery category, says Wrigley, and it says it will continue to …

Losing sugar gaining sales

WITH an increasing number of consumers looking for healthy additions to their daily oral care routine, sugar-free gum is currently driving growth within the …

Extending choice to meet demand

STARTING this month, Wrigley is rolling out PMPs for some of its best-performing brands. Extra White Bubblemint and Airwaves Menthol & Eucalyptus 46 piece …

Marking growth

AMONG categories that are particularly important to the convenience channel confectionery stands out as one that has used PMPs extensively, especially in the …

Bags more gum choice

WRIGLEY has added a new on-the-go pack to its Extra sugar-free gum range, with the launch of a re-sealable 21-piece hanging bag. Peppermint and Spearmint …