NERDS Gummy Clusters tops Candy Category in 2022


Crunchy, gummy, yummy NERDS Gummy Clusters has been named 2022 Product of the Year for the most innovative product in the sugar confections category, a recognition driven by 40,000 US consumers.

Product of the Year (POY) is the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation in the food industry. For more than 30 years globally and 14 years in the USA, POY has helped guide consumers to the best products in their market and reward manufacturers for quality and innovation.

“As the first-of-its-kind, dual-texture treat in NERDS’ iconic portfolio, we knew we had something special on our hands when we developed NERDS Gummy Clusters,” said Greg Guidotti, General Manager, Sugar at Ferrara. “And we are honored to hear that so many candy fans agree. We look forward to continuing to push industry boundaries with NERDS and bringing our loyal fans new and exciting innovations along the way.”

Read more of the latest news and developments in our new edition here: February 2022 Single Issue form – International Confectionery Magazine (

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Roshini Bains,
Editor, International Confectionery
Tel: +44 (0) 1622 823 922

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