News That Matters

Tag: Agri-Food Analytics Lab

As trick-or-treaters return, Halloween candy prices reportedly higher – New Brunswick
Global News

As trick-or-treaters return, Halloween candy prices reportedly higher – New Brunswick

By Zack Power Global News Posted October 30, 2022 4:30 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size Thirty-six hours before kids go door-to-door with costumes and pillowcases in hand, candy shoppers may have been starved for prices similar to 2021. According to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics, the price of candy has rocketed 13 per cent over the past year, making it the largest increase ever year-over-year.“Expectations are high, despite the fact that Halloween falls on a Monday this year,” said Janet Music, research asso...