Results for - Hershey says it won't be able to meet Halloween demand this year

2,771 voters participated in this survey

Bad news for Halloween enthusiasts. This year, you might be out of luck in the candy aisle.- CNN Business

1. "We will not be able to fully meet consumer demand," for the October holiday, warned Hershey CEO Michele Buck in prepared remarks about the company's second-quarter results Thursday. The problem? Consumers are demanding more regular and Halloween-themed candy than Hershey can make, at least right now.Demand for sweets surged during the pandemic and has remained high. Do you feel like you eat more sweets now than before the pandemic?

Yes
21%
575 votes
No
67%
1,804 votes
Undecided
12%
321 votes

2. Home Depot, Target and Lowe's have already been putting out and displaying their Halloween decor in some locations. Have you seen any Halloween decor at any stores you shop at yet?

Yes
29%
772 votes
No
71%
1,928 votes

3. Now that summer is half over, what are your thoughts?

I'm over it, bring on the fall!
28%
767 votes
We still have almost 2 months left, then I'll be happy to have fall
31%
838 votes
I'll be sad when summer is over!
28%
760 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
17 votes
Not Applicable
12%
318 votes

4. If you are someone who celebrates Halloween by decorating, when do you start doing your shopping?

July
2%
58 votes
August
4%
100 votes
September
10%
278 votes
October
15%
415 votes
I just pick things up when I see them
16%
433 votes
Not Applicable
52%
1,416 votes
08/07/2022 Seasons 2771 58 By: Tellwut
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