Leading Online Candy Store Candy Crate Reveals Top Summer Sweets

HESPERIA, Calif., July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Candy Crate, one of America's leading online candy stores, identifies the top 10 candies consumed during summer time in America. The survey was titled "What is Your Favorite Summer Time Candy?"  Findings for the July 2013 survey were based on 2100 responses from all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Men and women, ages 18 – 70, cast their ballot for the sweet they enjoyed most during the summer season.  A mix of traditional, sweet and sour candies took the top ten positions with Salt Water Taffy sweeping the top spot with more than 25% of the votes.

Favorite Summer Candy in Order of Popularity:

  1. Salt Water Taffy
  2. Gummy Bears
  3. Jelly Fruit Slices
  4. Tootsie Rolls
  5. Sour Patch Kids
  6. Sixlets
  7. Zotz
  8. Astro Pops
  9. Watermelon Gummy Rings
  10. Jolly Ranchers

Other popular summer sweet treats that came in with 5% or less of the votes include Lemonheads, Licorice, Sweetarts, Pop Rocks, Warheads and a classic summer treat – frozen chocolate bars (Charleston Chews, Milky Way and 3 Musketeers).

About Candy Crate
Candy Crate is a three generation family owned company located in Hesperia, California. You can take a trip down memory lane with their line of products whose popularity date back to the 1880's. Candy Crate distributes fresh candy to every corner of the USA as well as many areas around the world including APO and Military Bases. Specializing in nostalgic sweets, they have the buying power to order direct from every major candy manufacturer, allowing them to provide the consumer with the best pricing and freshest product available online. For more information about Candy Crate, go to www.candycrate.com or contact Randi Caporale at 1-800-849-0772.

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SOURCE Candy Crate


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