The 4 Top-Selling New Products of Q4 2017

1. HERSHEY GOLD PEANUTS & PRETZELS KING SIZE

hershey gold

THE HERSHEY CO.

Hershey’s Gold bars mix caramelized cream with crunchy bits of peanuts and pretzels. The product’s launch tied in with Hershey’s official sponsorship of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Aside from the 2.5-ounce king size, Hershey’s Gold also comes a 1.4-ounce standard size.

2. M&M’S WHITE CHOCOLATE STANDARD SIZE

mms white chocolate

MARS WRIGLEY CONFECTIONERY

Previously a limited-edition offering during the Easter season, M&M’s White Chocolate became available year-round last May. The white chocolate candy now comes in the brand’s standard bright colors.

3. SKITTLES SWEET HEAT SHARE SIZE

skittles sweet heat

MARS WRIGLEY CONFECTIONERY

Skittles Sweet Heat is a spicy twist on the original Skittles. Each pack features fruity flavors with kick, including Fiery Watermelon, Blazin’ Mango, Flamin’ Orange, Sizzlin’ Strawberry and Lemon Spark. Skittles Sweet Heat comes in a 3.3-ounce share size and a 1.8-ounce standard size.

4. KINDER JOY

kinder joy

FERRERO USA INC.

Kinder Joy is a two-in-one treat: One compartment contains crispy cocoa bites in cream, while the other holds a surprise toy. A spoon is included for convenience. Kinder Joy, which is available in ­170 countries, launched in the United States in November 2017.