© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: An employee shows a Hershey’s chocolate bar made in USA in the “American lifestyle” store in Berlin, Germany, August 13, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
(Reuters) – Hershey Co (NYSE:) raised its full-year net sales forecast on Friday, signaling strong Halloween candy sales that it expects to continue into the holiday season.
The company said it now expects full-year 2022 net sales to grow between 14% and 15%, compared to the previous forecast of 12% to 14% growth.