Category Archives: Candy News

The New BulkCandyStore.com

The online world changes quickly  and we know that we have to keep up with those changes, so…… we’re building a new and improved BulkCandyStore.com. We have some ideas of what we would like on the new site, but we REALLY want YOUR ideas. Please take a moment to share a feature or two that you think we need on the new site. One of you who comments will win a BulkCandyStore.com gift certificate. Continue reading

Grand opening

Win Free Candy – Our first Giveaway!

 

On February, 9th 2013 Bulk Candy Store will be opening their new cash and carry warehouse to the public. Since our customers live all over the world, some of you will not be able to attend the Guaranteed to be fabulous event. We do not want to exclude anyone, we would like to give all candy lovers an opportunity to join in on the festivities and win some free candy. Continue reading

Conversation Hearts

Valentine’s Day – How it started

 

St. Valentine’s Day, as we know it today, includes remnants of both Christian and ancient Roman tradition. Have you ever wondered about who Saint Valentine was, or how he started this romantic ritual? One legend tells us that Valentine was a priest who lived in Rome during the third century. Roman Emperor Claudius II had just outlawed marriage, because he believed that single men made better soldiers than those with families. Saint Valentine continued to perform marriages for young lovers in secret. When Claudius found out about this, he had Valentine killed. Continue reading

Candy Jars Under $6.00

So, you have decided to forgo the professional party planner and you are going to create a candy buffet all by your lonesome. Great, you and I are of like minds. But, the price of candy jars can be upwards of $30.00. This is quite reasonable if you are using them on multiple occasions, but, if this is a onetime project you may not want to pay that much per jar. Continue reading

Flower Lollipops

Top 10 candy favorites for Mother’s Day

 

Doesn’t your mom deserve candy this year? Sure she does! She works hard day in and day out taking care of you, so give her a great big thanks by way of these delicious candy treats! At Bulkcandystore, I am the one who puts all of the products online and this is my top 10 list for you to choose from. Continue reading

Top 10 Braces friendly candies

If you have worn braces or know someone who wears braces, you are painfully aware that any sticky, hard, chewy or crunchy foods should be limited or avoided. According to The American Association of Orthodontics those of you donning braces should avoid caramel, nuts, licorice, jelly beans, hard pretzels, bubble gum, candy corn, and lollipops. Continue reading

Meltable Items Update

I think the best part of being in the candy business is the sheer pleasure we get to bring to people.  The flip side is just the opposite, when people are not happy with their sweets, and of course, that bothers us.  One of the biggest problems we have is that in the summer it’s hot! And as we all know, there are many candies that don’t do so well in heat, especially chocolate Continue reading