Life & Candy
Candy is an honest, transparent, affordable and fun treat! Learn more about the ingredients used to make it.Learn More →
Candy fuels the U.S. economy. NCA releases brand new economic impact data that highlights the Power of Sweet.Learn more about the #PowerOfSweet →
Candy & Snack Today | Events
15 Feb 2017 - Washington â NCA is launching 30-minute âEye Openerâ education sessions running prior to show hours during the Sweets & Snacks ...
Candy & Snack Today
14 Feb 2017 - Memphis, TN â Fredâs Inc. has promoted Kimberley Felice-Dooley to senior vice-president, merchandising â consumables, the retailer reports. In addition, ...
Candy & Snack Today
13 Feb 2017 - Hankinson, ND âÂ Marking the 44th state it operates in, Dollar General Corp. has opened its first location in North Dakota, ...
NCA serves as theÂ main line of defense against discriminatory government policy policies that impact our industry. We advocate for policy initiatives that support U.S. business, like reform of our nation’sÂ sugar program. OurÂ current sugar policy has led to:
You can helpÂ us fix unnecessary and wasteful government intrusion on sugar production and protect American jobs by writing to your elected officials.Learn More about Sugar Policy →
San Leandro, CA
Ghirardelli Chocolate Company, a manufacturer and marketer of premium chocolate products was founded in 1852 with founder Domingo Ghirardelli selling chocolates and other products to Californiaâs gold miners. Ghirardelli expanded, eventually developing an entire city block that is now recognized as a San Francisco landmark. As Americaâs oldest continuously operating chocolate manufacturer, Ghirardelli gives back to the community that helped it prosper, including to organizations involved in helping children and families.
The National Confectioners Association advances, protects and promotes the confectionery industry.
The public understands and appreciates candy’s role in a happy, balanced lifestyle.
NCA is committed to advancing, promoting and protecting the confectionery industry. Through advocacy and communications, industry insights, and retailer and supply chain engagement, we are strengthening public understanding and appreciation of candyâs unique role in a happy, balanced lifestyle.
NCA works for you in four key areas: