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Easter 2005 Retail Sales Summary

May 1, 2005

Easter 2005 Sales Analysis

$ Percent Change vs. Year Ago (Food, Drug & Mass excluding Wal-Mart)

Distribution Channel FD&M Food Drug Mass
Candy Category % Change % Change % Change % Change
Total Candy -7.6% -10.4% -8.1% -2.8%
Chocolate Candy -8.5% -10.8% -8.2% -5.5%
Non-Chocolate Candy -4.0% -8.9% -7.8% +10.6%



Unit Sales Percent Change vs. Year Ago (Food, Drug & Mass excluding Wal-Mart)

Distribution Channel FD&M Food Drug Mass
Candy Category % Change % Change % Change % Change
Total Candy -3.0% -7.8% -1.4% +1.5%
Chocolate Candy -2.6% -7.3% -0.6% +0.5%
Non-Chocolate Candy -4.0% -9.2% -3.7% +4.6%