Category Archives: History
The new year is right around the corner! Let’s take a look back at some of the highlights of 2015 at Smarties! 1. Smarties in the News We were honored and delighted to be featured in a number of U.S. … Keep reading
The month of November is all about the simple things, including giving thanks for our family owned & operated business here in Union, NJ since 1949. The Smarties family is incredibly grateful for our loving fans & fellow candy enthusiasts. … Keep reading
Here at Smarties headquarters, we’re proud to claim New Jersey as our home. Turns out, we’re in excellent company; Bon Jovi is a NJ rock -n- roll staple, and we just so happen to have his album named after our beloved state! … Keep reading
Who knew Smarties could double as “dry stack stone” for this remarkably detailed Fallingwater Gingerbread House? The original home, designed by famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright, was built between 1936 and 1939. The name Fallingwater is fitting as the home sits … Keep reading
Happy Palentine’s Day! Celebrate the “pals” in your life!
“Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing … Keep reading
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Thanks for your support of our family candy business.
“And I’m proud to be an American, where at least I know I’m free. And I won’t forget the men who died, who gave that right to me.” – Lee Greenwood
“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Einstein
Did you know, Smarties Candy Company is family-owned and family-run by three generations of the Dee family? They drive each other crazy work in harmony under one roof at their New Jersey headquarters. Watch our (first ever!) video of Eddie … Keep reading