Buying candy for Halloween? Get it early before themed packaging runs out

We're just over a month away from Halloween, but people are getting ready for spooky season already! According to the National Retail Federation's annual survey, Halloween participation is returning to pre-pandemic levels, but you might want to shop for candy early if you have certain candy you'd like to hand out. In late July, The Hersey Company, the largest and most popular candy producer in the U.S., reported a net sales growth of 19% for the second quarter.