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Easter 2006 Retail Sales Summary

May 1, 2006

Retail Sales Summary

Christmas $ 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 +4.4% +5.7% +10.8% -7.3%
Chocolate Candy +5.8% +7.4% +12.8% -7.4%
Non-Chocolate Candy -1.2% -1.3% +2.6% -6.8%