Minnesota’s most popular Halloween candy revealed
(ABC 6 News) – The most popular Halloween candy in Minnesota is… Hot Tamales.
In Minnesota, the top 3 are Hot Tamales, Tootsie Pops and Skittles. Last year, Tootsie Pops was most popular.
In Iowa, the top 3 are M&M’s, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups and Hershey’s Mini Bars.
Nationwide, the most popular candy was Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, followed by Skittles and M&M’s.
The National Retail Federation reports total Halloween spending, which includes candy, costumes and decorations, is expected to reach a record $10.6 billion in 2022, which would exceed the record set last year with $10.1 billion. It also reports candy sales alone are expected to reach $3.1 billion, which would be a new all-time high.