Wayne Thiebaud Lollipop Painting Sells for One Million Dollars

Wayne Thiebaud Lollipop Painting Sells for One Million Dollars

Many painters—and many artists in general—don’t live long enough to see their work lauded by contemporaries and receiving the credit it deserves in the art world. It’s typically not until long after an artist dies that his or her work starts to sell for thousands and in some cases even millions of dollars. But Wayne… Read more »

The Benefits of Candy Consumption (Yes, there are Benefits!)

The Benefits of Candy Consumption

Most people enjoy eating candy because it tastes great. But did you know that there are a lot of benefits that come along with eating candy beyond just that? For example, eating candy that’s very chewy, like chewing gum, has been shown to reduce stress levels and improve your mood overall. Check out some of… Read more »

What Does Sour Candy do to our Taste Buds?

What Does Sour Candy do to Our Taste Buds?

The super sour sensation that makes our mouths feel like they are going to bolt from our faces is the product of simple science. The same chemical ingredients that give fruits like lemons and lime their natural kick are also the ingredients causing the sour explosion in candies like our Sour Mania Lollipops, and they… Read more »

Creating Winter Displays with Yummy Lix Lollipops

Creating Winter Displays with Yummy Lix Lollipops

As a business owner, nothing says holiday cheer quite like a winter display that has the whole town talking.  If you’ve been at this for a while or are brand new, you may be looking for some fresh ideas to inspire your decorations this year. We’ve got you covered. Read on to learn about our… Read more »

Hard Candy Distributors Eliminate Competition Through Consumer Feedback

Hard Candy Distributors Eliminate Competition Through Consumer Feedback

The good news is that the United States still represents the largest confectionary market on the planet, but the Asian-Pacific market is death-gripping our heels. This information isn’t novel by any stretch for people years deep in confection production, but the implications it creates for leading distributors could mean a tide of changes for the… Read more »

Lollipop Display Ideas for Candy Retailers

Lollipop Display Ideas for Candy Retailers

In terms of candy retail design, less is more. Many design consulting firms live by this advice, and they pass these wise words down to their clients. When a customer comes into your store, you want their eyes to rest directly on your product. Lollipops are already colorful; there’s really no need to go overboard… Read more »

Advice for Retailers this Black Friday: Give Away Free Lollipops

Advice for Retailers this Black Friday: Give Away Free Lollipops

Expert Black Friday shoppers know that the best toy deals are going to be released on the morning of this hectic retail holiday, and when they are, parents on a conquest for the hottest LEGO set or Star Wars toys are going to race to the stores in a flash. Do you know what children… Read more »

How Candy is Linked to Halloween Tradition

How Candy is linked to Halloween Tradition

According to the National Retail Federation, Americans will spend 2.7 billion dollars on Halloween candy this year. That’s a lot of candy! The interesting thing about this is that many families across the country celebrate Halloween without really knowing much about where the “trick or treat” tradition came from. Here’s a brief look at how… Read more »

Fundraising Ideas for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Pink Ribbon Lollipops

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and there are all kinds of things that you can do to bring awareness to the cause. For starters, you can take the time to educate yourself about breast cancer. Did you know that one out of every eight women in the United States will deal with invasive breast… Read more »