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Candy 1 to 20 Contest – The Winners

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 by Jessica Prokop

We want to send a big “Thank You” out to everyone who submitted their candy stories during our Candy 1 to 20 Contest. We received stories that were funny, touching, nostalgic, and creative, all about learning with candy. It’s clear that candy certainly is a great motivator, and that the ways to use it are endless.

Check out the stories on the original post.

And the Winners Are…

  • Owen Brelsford
  • Candace Retka
  • P. Chatwin
  • Matthew Keller
  • Kasee Johnson


Each winner will win a signed copy of the book “Candy 1 to 20” from Chronicle Books.

Watch out in the coming weeks for our next contest. Sign up for our newsletter to receive chances to win, special deals, and new product announcements!

Candy 1 to 20 Contest

Thursday, October 6th, 2011 by Jessica Prokop

Candy Favorites is delighted to be partnering with Chronicle Books to announce the release of Candy 1 to 20. This colorful new board book, published by Chronicle Books, uses vibrant photos of classic candies to teach basic counting skills.

To celebrate Candy 1 to 20, we’ll be giving away 5 copies of the book. Each of them is signed by the author! To enter, just share your experience of candy as a teaching tool.

Did you learn probability through the colors of M&M’s? Are you a teacher who uses the squares of Hershey Bars to teach fractions? Or was your favorite candy used as a reward as you learned important life lessons?

Since candy is a powerful motivator and positive reinforcement for all ages, the possibilities are endless. Send us your most memorable candy-fueled learning experiences, and you’ll be entered to win one of 5 signed copies of Candy 1 to 20. You can email us or submit the form below.

Winners will be announced Friday, October 28.

Contest Terms & Conditions


Submit Your Story!

Share your SWEETEST MEMORY and enter our contest to win $150 worth of FREE CANDY!

Thursday, August 11th, 2011 by Jon
Share with us your SWEETEST memory and you can win a $150 SWEETCERTIFICATE

Share with us your SWEETEST memory and you can win a $150 SWEETCERTIFICATE


Candy is as much a part of our American culture as hamburgers, jazz, and baseball. Since so many of our sweet memories include candy, we decided to pitch a contest to see to who has the best one to tell.

Do you remember the first time you had Pop Rocks? Did your grandmother make a bad day better with caramel creams? Did your toddler stash all the Marshmallow Peeps in her diaper to keep her siblings from getting any? We know you’ve got something worth sharing.

Give us your best candy story by Friday, August 19 and you could win a $150 Sweetcertificate to spend on Who else will reward you for reminiscing about candy?

Browse our huge candy selection to jog your memory and we bet you’ll be surprised how many happy scenes return to you. Enjoy, and we look forward to reading your story.

PS: To enter the contest, simply post your memory or story as a REPLY to this blog entry.  Good Luck!


Enter to Win a $100 Gift Certificate from

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 by benjamin

Candy Favorites Gift CardCandy Favorites is giving away a $100 gift certificate. To win, simply follow these instructions:

Step 1
Follow our Twitter account. Don’t have a Twitter account? What are you waiting for?  Sign up for free!

Step 2
Tweet the following message:

I’m entered to win a $100 SweetCertificate from! Tweet this message and you can too. See:

That’s it!  The winner we be notified by Direct Message on Twitter by 4/30/11. See the terms and conditions for all the fancy legal mumbo-jumbo.

Unfortunately, I am not eligible, since I work for the company, but there’s no reason why the lucky winner can’t share the winnings with me. After all, I did hook you up with the information. Hook a brother up.

Candy Favorites is offering a sweet contest to coincide with the release of the Warner Brothers Home Video movie, “Flipped”

Saturday, November 20th, 2010 by benjamin

Flipped - Warner Brothers Home video

Candy Favorites is proud to offer a great contest to help promote the release of Warner Brother’s Home Video “Flipped”

The delightful family film Flipped, hits shelves November 23rd, just in time for the holidays.

The film features a fun-loving story adapted from Wendelin Van Draanens bestselling novel Flipped, and stars the up and coming young actress Madeline Carroll (Swing Vote) as well as John Mahoney (Frasier).  Flipped is a movie that everyone can relate to as it explores the innocence and simplicity of first love.

“The film is absolutely charming and deals with the nostalgia of childhood and growing up ,” says Jon H.Prince, President, ” a piece of nostalgic candy can easily bring back sweet memories so it seemed like a perfect fit to help Warner Brothers Home Video promote such a great film with such an endearing theme…and who doesn’t recall their “first love…”

“It’s a perfect film for the holidays and coupled with a great piece of candy, I can’t think of a nicer way to spend an evening.” says Tom Griffin, General Manager.

For a limited time, you can register to win a 32″ High Definition Television, A Blu-Ray DVD player and 20 copies of the DVD!

To enter the Sweepstakes and to watch a trailer of this charming film, please CLICK HERE

Hurry as the contest ends on December 3rd….