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NCA Praises Pennsylvania and Ohio Governors for Thoughtful Leadership

17 Mar 2020 - National Confectioners Association President & CEO John Downs today released the following statement praising the leadership of Governor Wolf and Governor DeWine and calling on elected officials at all levels of government to follow their example: “As elected officials at all levels of government ...

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NCA Launches Brand New Research Report at 2020 State of the Industry Conference

02 Mar 2020 - WASHINGTON (March 2, 2020) – The National Confectioners Association today unveiled a new original research report, titled Sweet Insights: State of Treating 2020, at the annual State of the Industry Conference. The report combines shopper insights and sales results to provide a dynamic and ...

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Walmart’s Melody Phan Rich and Five Below’s Michael Smull Receive Confectionery Leadership Awards

04 Feb 2020 - WASHINGTON (February 4, 2020) – The National Confectioners Association and Candy & Snack TODAY have announced the recipients of the 2020 Confectionery Leadership Awards: Melody Phan Rich, Senior Buying Manager – Seasonal Candy, Walmart; and Michael Smull, Senior Buyer, Five Below. The Confectionery Leadership ...

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