The coolest products from the 2012 NCA Sweets & Snacks Expo
Last week, I was lucky to fulfill every child’s dream and work a booth at the National Confectioners Association Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago. I was assigned to work for Sahagian & Associates, who produce yards of bubblegum, licorice, and caramel corn as well as one-foot tubes of bubblegum, licorice, malted milk balls, jelly beans, taffy, and sour sweets.
While the long days were pretty exhausting for someone who usually spends all day typing nonsense into a computer, it was all worth it for the samples. Oh my gosh, the samples. Every candy and snack you can think of and thousands that you’ve never heard of were represented at the expo. This was the candy store for candy stores.
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