UK: Chewing gum sales help drive confectionery sector growth
The chewing gum business in the UK experienced growth of 18% between 2001 and 2002, according to new research. In total, British consumers bought over £315m (US$525.3m) of chewing gum last year, according to the Biscuit Cake Chocolate and Confectionery Alliance's (BCCCA) annual statistics.
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