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Sugar and Spice Makes Everything Nice When Covered in Chamoy

Are you boring? Do you think mayonnaise is spicy? Well this blog post isn’t for you, because we’re talking about spicy candy! 

Reese's and Krispy Kreme Have Joined Forces!

Like candy? Like baked goods? Do you live in the United States? Then we’ve got good news for you; Krispy Kreme and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups collaborated and have made a peanut butter chocolate doughnut, and oh Lord does it look heavenly.

How to Set Up a Berry Delicious Candy Buffet

If you’ve been on Candy Pros’ website, then there’s a good chance that you have heard the phrase “candy buffet.” The phrase is pretty self-explanatory, a candy buffet is an assortment of candies for you and any number of guests. What isn’t clear is how to organize a candy buffet, which is why Sharri’s Berries published a guide on their website.

Candy Crush: An App and a Game Show

The ever-so-popular app goes from your phone screen to TV screens. On July 9th, you can view people playing the famous mobile game, but in a life-size arena for a shot at one $100,000.

Self-Portrait Lollipops Are Now a Thing

(image source) Selfies are pretty cool, but you know what’s even better? A lollipop made in your likeness! That’s right, Spun candy offers “masterclasses” to teach you and your friends how to make candies that look like them. By the end of the class, you’ll all be cute enought to eat!

Candy Fidget Spinners Actually Exist!

If you have spent more than five minutes on the internet the past month or so, you have probably heard of fidget spinners. What you may not have known is that you can buy edible ones. But watch out, if you play with these fidget spinners for too long, they’ll melt! These fidget spinners aren’t plastic; they’re made of chocolate and other goodies such as fruity pebbles and M&Ms.

KitKat Bar experiments with brand

There are few candies that use a duality of flavors to push their brand and product. Well, the renowned Kit Kat Bar brand is doing just that by introducing a new ingredient that is mixed in with their signature taste. 

Flavor of 2017: chocolate

Yes, you can believe it. Chocolate is still one of the more popular flavors out there, and the proof is in the facts.

Report: Candy lovers still prefer traditional flavors over variety

You've had a long day at work, and the only fixation that can spur you on for the rest of the day is the assurance of a sweet taste of decadent candy after your job has concluded. If you find yourself as one of these people, then you can be assured that you're not alone.  

Sour Patch Kids Defense game 'pwns'

We’re in the midst of the gaming season. And you know what that means: friends and family are wiping their bloodshot eyes to stay awake into the peak hours of the night while playing Call of Duty, Halo and other popular video games. While games like these accrue much acclaim, there are others which fly under the radar. Well, there’s a new game on the horizon. One that combines strategy and speed in an all-in-one package. That game is Sour Patch Kids: Candy Defense (SPKCD).  

9 things you didn’t know about gummy bears

  You’re minding your own business, and feel your stomach start to growl. Not only that, but your taste buds are sounding the alarm, indicating the vast amount of time you last tasted a sweet fruity flavor. Of course, I am talking about the notorious chewy Gummy Bear treats. In fact, it is likely that there are many facts about gummy bears that you have never known or heard before this writing. But rest assured, we are here to clear up any myths or misconceptions about this delectable treat. Here are 9 fun facts about gummy bears!  

Ore-whoa! An Oreo Candy Bar!

Yes, as the title of the article just exclaimed, Oreo is absolutely making its very own candy bar! So, for anyone that’s loved Oreos for longer than they can remember and have always wanted a more convenient way of devouring that chocolatey creamy dream that is an Oreo cookie, this cookie is going to be your new best friend. Image Source

Wonder Where the Wonder Ball Has Been? Wonder No More!

Image Source Go out today and buy your very own so you can break it open, see your candy prize, and never have to wonder what’s in a Wonder Ball again!  

M&M’S Caramel Coming Soon!

Image Source Well, the time has come for the flavor that seems so obvious it’s kind of strange how there’s a good chance none of us even thought it was missing. If the title of this article didn’t make it clear enough for you, yes, the answer to this candy conundrum is caramel!

The Surprise Egg's peculiar history

The Kinder Egg has been a controversial and intriguing subject of the past. And of course, we at Candy Pros always want to learn more! Believe it or not, we sell a popular variation of the Kinder Egg, too. In addition, we dive in-depth at what made the Kinder Egg so popular, successful and enduring to the candy industry.