Dum Dum Pops Enters the World of Social Media

Aug 05, 2009, 08:00 ET from Spangler Candy Company

BRYAN, Ohio, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, Spangler Candy Company http://www.spanglercandy.com and Dum Dum Pops http:/www.dumdumpops.com have taken the first step into the social media world. Spangler Candy now has dedicated pages on Facebook, YouTube, and Flickr where fans can see videos, photos, and add personal comments or join discussions about Dum Dum Pops. These links can be found on the Spangler Candy and Dum Dum Pops' websites.

Facebook is a free-access social networking website. Users can join networks organized by city, workplace, school, and region to connect and interact with other people. The Dum Dum Pops' fan page started in April 2009 and is quickly acquiring thousands of dedicated fans. The Dum Dum Pops' fan page is located at http://www.facebook.com/dumdumpops.

YouTube is an online video sharing service. Users watch videos produced by other people and have the option to upload their own. Current Spangler Candy videos on YouTube include the entertaining "Dum Dum Drum Man in Factory" to the popular 1991 Dum Dum television commercial. The Spangler/Dum Dum YouTube page can be found at http://www.youtube.com/user/DumDumDrumMan.

Flickr is an online photo sharing service. People post and share photos of their lives and interests, trade comments and collaborate on photographic projects. The Spangler Candy page features numerous photos and graphics of the past and present. The Spangler Candy/Dum Dum Flickr page can be accessed at http://www.flickr.com/photos/37241432@N08/.

In business since 1906, Spangler Candy's line of quality confections includes Dum Dum Pops, Saf-T-Pops, Circus Peanuts and Marshmallow Treats, Spangler(R) Candy Canes and Valentine, Easter, Halloween & Christmas candies. Spangler also manufactures candy under the DreamWorks(R) license.

For information, contact Spangler Candy Company at 1-888-636-4221, or visit our websites: www.spanglercandy.com, www.dumdumpops.com, and www.saftpops.com.

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