Try Color Xploders for a Bursting Flavor and Color

Lollipops have been satisfying people’s sweet tooths for quite some time. They are the perfect treat when we’re looking for a small snack as well as satisfying a sugar craving. However, sometimes just any old lollipop won’t do and we begin to crave something different. If you’re looking for something that’s a bit different, a… Read more »

Get Ready for the Big Game with Lolliballs!

Lolliball

Everyone loves to gather together to watch the big game, and if you’re attending a football party, you should always bring a dish to pass – or at least a dessert! Why go for the same-old standards like cookies and brownies, though, when you can do something fun that will really stand out? Our new… Read more »

Hot and Sour – The Unique Tastes of Hot Pops

When you think of lollipops, what comes to mind? Images of your carefree childhood, perhaps? Birthday parties with piñatas full to the brim of the tasty treat? Maybe you remember the munchkin Lollipop Guild from the classic movie “The Wizard of Oz,” or even the children’s board game Candy Land. Regardless of what comes to… Read more »

Plan a Fundraiser for Your Group in the New Year

Plan a Fundraiser for Your Group in the New Year

“There’s nothing as cozy as a piece of candy and a book.” Betty MacDonald, author of “Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle’s Magic,” obviously knew the value of a good piece of candy. Candy brings kids and adults together because most of us, no matter our age, crave a taste of that nostalgic sweetness now and again. As the… Read more »

Yummy Lix – An Allergen-Free Option for Gift Givers

Merry Pops

Everyone loves dessert – especially during the holidays – and when you’re going to a holiday party or heading home to celebrate, it’s customary to bring a tasty treat. These days, however, with so many people suffering from serious food allergies and dietary restrictions, it can be hard to find a dessert to satisfy all… Read more »

Lollipops Throughout the Years

kids enjoying lollipops

While Yummy Lix Lollipops have been available in the US since 2003, the lollipop itself has been around for many more. While we can’t be quite sure who invented the first lollipop, it is clear that this candy treat has been enjoyed by children and adults alike for hundreds of years. Ancient Origins While these first… Read more »

Worried About Food Allergies This Halloween? Choose Lolliween Lollipops

Yummy Lix Halloween Lollipops

As October begins, Halloween displays are going up, children are choosing their costumes and parents are writing “candy” on their grocery shopping list. Whether you are purchasing candy for your child’s classroom party or to hand out on Halloween night, it is difficult to find something that will satisfy all potential allergy restrictions. Especially if… Read more »

Lollipop World Records

Here at CIMA Confections, we have lollipops on the brain! We are constantly thinking about new flavors, colors and shapes to try. We have also thought about the size of the lollipop and if anyone has ever broke with conventions and made a giant version. It turns out they have! In 2012, See’s Candy decided… Read more »

Popular Candies and their Potential Benefits

The Benefits of Candy Consumption

Are you a candy lover who is constantly trying to avoid your favorite lollipops, chocolate bars and more? Psychology Today has shed some light on the benefits of various candies. Read on to learn some of the advantages of our favorite sugary treats: Increased Attention After a drop in blood sugar, your brain can have… Read more »

Country Star and Bride Exchanged Lollipop Wedding Rings

Country singer John Osborne recently married his longtime girlfriend, Lucie Silvas, and the ceremony had a few interesting twists. While many couples spend months agonizing over which wedding rings to pick, not to mention the thousands of dollars spent on them, Osborne and his fiancé decided to do something a little different. Instead of traditional… Read more »