National Confectioners Association


"Made With Pure Aloha."

Since 1927, Hawaiian Host has been capturing the flavors of the tropics, including Hawai'i's original chocolate covered macadamias, new products like Fruite'a™ chocolate covered fruit centers, and exciting seasonal items like Peppermint Crunch®.


100% tropical fruit centers of ripe banana, sweet coconut or savory pineapple are covered with premium milk or dark chocolate. Every bag contains about a cup of real fruit!


Snow white chocolate is swirled with crisp rice and cool peppermint to create a festive winter confection that's perfect for holiday snacking and Christmas gift giving.


Hawaiian Host's popular AlohaMacs® Milk Chocolate Covered Macadamias, AlohaMacs® Dark Chocolate Covered Macadamias, and Maui Caramacs® in special holiday packaging.


To place an order, contact us at Hawaiian Host, Inc., Los Angeles Office, Phone (310) 532-0543, Fax (310) 532-0667.


Hard Candies Have Chewy Citrus Centers

Citrus Mix, hard candies with soft centers, are being introduced under the Got Fruit! brand from Ragolds GmbH.

The orange and lemon candies have eight essential vitamins and are made with natural colors and flavors, the company reports. In addition, the citrus items are free from both gluten and genetically engineered ingredients.

Packing in 3.5-ounce peg bags with a SRP of $1, they ship 12 per case.

Sanders Extends Popcorn Line, Updates Packs

Sanders & Morley Candy Makers Inc.'s is debuting three new popcorn varieties made with larger, fluffier kernels and new packaging for the line, the company reports.

The new items are Motor City Mix, a blend of cheese, caramel and kettle corn; Stadium Caramel, kettle-cooked caramel popcorn; and aged white cheddar. The company reports it has changed the kernel type to one that is less prone to breakage.

Chairman and CEO Brain Jefferson says: "We wanted to not only provide a convenient snacking option, but also give both the product and packaging our own touches to make the eating experience more unique and enjoyable."

Sanders has retired its box pack format for reclosable packs featuring graphics of classic automobiles, barns, football stadiums and downtown scenes.

The 11-ounce popcorn packs have a SRP of $5.99 and ship 12 per case.

Graham Snacks Filled With Chocolate, Vanilla

Honey Maid Go Bites, mini-graham cracker snacks with chocolate and vanilla filling, are being introduced by Mondelez International, Inc.

The company reports each 30g serving has seven grams of whole grains and five grams of protein.

Made with honey and no high fructose corn syrup and artificial colors, the bite-size snacks pack in seven-ounce boxes with a SRP of $1.49. They ship in 12-ct cases.