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Fan Profile #2

July 27, 2008

Name: Jack Caldwell, Age 10 1/2
Hometown: Portland, OR
Purchased: Super cola bottles, jawbreakers, wonka bar, cowtales, now & later’s and a gold coin.
Q: What did you think when you first walked into our store?
A: This is crazy – in a good way.  I could spend hours in here. 
Q: Favorite candy?
A: Anything but black licorice.
Q: [...]

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Fan Profile #1

July 27, 2008

Name: Jonathan Harriman, Age 26
Born: New Jersey
Q: When you walked into our store for the first time, how did you feel?
A: Dumbfounded, awe-inspired, sparkly and warm and fuzzy.
Q: Favorite childhood candy?
A: Sour gummi worms.
Q: Favorite candy of the moment?
A: Cinnamon bears, white chocolate non-pareils, fleur de sel caramels and violet candies.
Q: When will you [...]

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The Candy Store Fan Club

July 27, 2008

Some of our customers told us they want to start a candy store fan club, so from time to time, we’ll be profiling them here.  Our customers are the best and their enthusiasm for our store means so much to us.   For many people, our store and the candy we sell brings back happy memories [...]

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The Candy Artists

July 27, 2008

Here are some more photos from our visit to Papabubble in downtown NYC. In these pictures, they are making hard candies that say “Alexis 16″ as favors for a sweet sixteen party. Visit the store now to check out our window display, which features some of the by-products of their traditional candy making process.

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New York, New York

July 16, 2008

Brian and I went to the Fancy Food Show in NY a couple of weeks ago, which was a lot of fun.  Our objective was to see what was new in the world of candy and to leave with a couple of new items for the store.  Mission accomplished.  We bought delicious honey and ginger [...]

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