America’s leading chocolate and candy companies are coming together to provide consumers with information, options, and support as they enjoy their favorite treats.Visit AlwaysATreat.com →
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
08 Aug 2017 - Washington, DC — Applications for the 2018 NCA Future Leadership Program are now being accepted. The program, open to young professionals ...
Candy & Snack Today | Events
07 Aug 2017 - Washington — NCA is accepting proposals for 2018 Sweet Insights education sessions speakers that can provide insights, strategies and trends ...
Candy & Snack Today | Industry
01 Aug 2017 - New York — Annie Young-Scrivner, former global CMO for Starbucks Coffee Co. and president of Tazo Tea, has been appointed ...
NCA serves as the main line of defense against discriminatory government policies that impact our industry. We advocate for policy initiatives that support U.S. business, like reform of our nation’s sugar program. Our current sugar policy has led to:
You can help 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 →
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 candy’s unique role in a happy, balanced lifestyle.
NCA works for you in four key areas: