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    Halloween means costumes, pumpkins and candy. Find out how candy became associated with Halloween and discover more treats of the season. 

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    2015 Confectionery Leadership Award: Call for Nominations

    NCA is seeking nominations for its 2015 Confectionery Leadership Awards to be presented at the State of the Industry Conference. Learn more about the Awards.

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    NCA Supports Free and Fair Trade

    The U.S. International Trade Commission has determined that it will investigate U.S. sugar growers' claims that Mexico is "dumping" low-cost sugar onto the U.S. market. 

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    2014 Sweets & Snacks Expo

    The 2014 Sweets & Snacks Expo took place in Chicago from May 20 - 22. 

    Hear what the industry talked about at the largest event in show history:

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    Sweet Insights

    A collection of industry knowledge and tools exploring trends, category performance, and consumer and shopper insights.

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    Upcoming Events

    Take advantage of in-person and distance learning, networking and professional development events for NCA members. Strengthen your candy industry knowledge and understanding by signing up for one today.

Performance & Insights

Sweet Insights

A collection of industry knowledge and tools exploring trends, category performance, and consumer shopping insights.

NCA Publications

  • NCA SmartBrief
    Latest News

    U.S. chocolate market to see boost from gas station, c-store sales

Health & Wellness

Treat Right - A Health and Wellness Initiative

Candy plays a role in a healthy, happy life. Learn to Treat Right so that you can enjoy one of life's little pleasures!

International Business

International Business Development

NCA works hard to bring member companies opportunities to market and sell their products overseas. These efforts include:

  • Trade Events
  • Marketing Assistance
  • Informational Services

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Vote for Candy website

Vote for Candy is your one-stop place to contact your Congressman, track legislation, and find updates on policy issues and voter resources.

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