Happy Halloween!

A few fun Halloween facts from the National Confectioners Association.

  • 93 percent of children will go trick-or-treating.
  • Bite-sized chocolate candies are the post popular type of candy to be included in Halloween activities (76 percent), followed by bite-sized non-chocolate candies (30 percent).
  • Kids tell us that their favorite treats to receive when trick-or-treating are candy and gum.
  • Kids’ least favorite items to get in their trick-or-treat bags were fruit and salty snacks like chips and pretzels.
  • Ninety percent of parents admit to sneaking goodies from their kids’ Halloween trick-or-treat bags.
  • Parents favorite treats to sneak from their kids’ trick-or-treat bags are snack-size chocolate bars (70 percent sneak these), candy-coated chocolate pieces (40 percent), caramels (37 percent) and gum (26 percent).
  • Parents least favorite goodie to take from their kids’ trick-or-treat bags is licorice (18 percent).
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