Candy cane variety feted with prestigious confection award
Impact Confections was the recipient of the Best New Product Award in the Seasonal category from the National Confectionery Sales Association (NCSA) for its Warheads Super Sour Candy Canes, packaged in 12-piece boxes. The award was presented to the manufacturer October 19 in conjunction with the 2013 Candy Hall of Fame Inductions. Winners were chosen based on product originality and the ability to hit on key market trends.
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