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Kroger Releases the Top Five Favorite Candy for Easter Baskets


Westerville, OH (March 19, 2024) – Spring has sprung, and so has the Easter candy craze! Kroger’s Columbus Division is clucking with delight to reveal the sweet secrets of Ohio’s Easter baskets. According to the retailer, Reese’s Eggs are the undisputed champions, leaving all other candies in the dust.

“Ohioans clearly have a discerning palate when it comes to Easter candy,” shared Mark Bruce, Corporate Affairs Manager for Kroger’s Columbus Division. “Whether you’re planning a traditional Easter feast or a more casual celebration, Kroger has everything you need to make the holiday a success. We offer affordable staples for your Easter meal, everyday low prices on groceries, and of course, a bountiful selection of candy and gifts to fill those baskets with joy.”

Top 5 Easter Candy Picks:

  1. Reese’s Eggs (the overwhelming favorite!)
  2. Starburst Jellybeans
  3. Cadbury Mini Eggs
  4. Brach’s Classic Jelly Bird Eggs
  5. Lindt Gold Bunny

Beyond the candy aisle, Kroger is also prepared to be your one-stop shop for Easter brunch and dinner options, offering delicious meals for as low as $3 per person. From the quintessential holiday ham to fresh and flavorful sides, there’s something to satisfy every family’s Easter preferences.

Need inspiration for your Easter feast? Head over to The Fresh Lane section of your local Kroger store to browse pre-made Easter menus, find recipe inspiration, and snag some savings along the way.

But wait, there’s more! Kroger has everything Easter bunny parents need to fill those baskets to the brim, from basket essentials and gift cards to fun Easter-themed goodies:

  • Stock up on limited-edition candy and classic favorites.
  • Get creative with PAAS egg decorating kits.
  • Prepare for an epic egg hunt with colorful buckets and plastic eggs ready to be filled with treats.
  • Build the perfect Easter basket for every age group, from toddlers to teenagers.
  • Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list with a wide variety of gift cards, and earn 4X fuel points on your purchase from March 20th to April 2nd.

Shop for all your Easter essentials and more at your local Kroger store, or take advantage of convenient Pickup and Delivery options that offer the same fresh products at the same low prices. Plus, save even more with Kroger’s Boost membership program, which can help you save up to $1,000 per year on fuel and grocery delivery. New customers can enjoy a free 30-day trial, with monthly subscriptions starting at just $7.99. So hop on over to Kroger and make this Easter a truly egg-cellent celebration!