Category Archives: Press
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
What a treat to see the recent post by President and CEO of the National Confectioners Association (NCA), John Downs, about Smarties Candy Company! This article in the NCA’s “CEO Corner,” highlights our recent CNN Money coverage and includes Downs’ unique perspective. He … Keep reading
The Smarties candy story was recently featured on CNN Money! We highly suggest that you stop whatever you’re doing and go read it right away. Here’s a highlight from the piece: “Any kid — or kid at heart — who has done the … Keep reading
Students in Clearwater Florida were rewarded for buckling up with Smarties candy by their local police department. Countryside High School earned so many Smarties that the police ran out! We applaud the students for their commitment to safety.
Hello CUTE! Any Modern Family fans in the house? That’s “Lily” (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) hugging a bag full of Smarties! (Photo from WhoSay.com -> http://bit.ly/AubreyWithSmarties )
Want to visit out our real-life candyland? Watch the “Get Smartie” episode of the Lockerz mini-series, Behind the Seams with Stacy Igel featuring Smarties Candy Company! Fashion designer, Stacy Igel, takes a tour of the Smarties factory and shows our … Keep reading
We get it. Candy smells really really good. So delicious, in fact, that you may just want to rub a little on your neck and let the scent linger. Sound a little out there? On the contrary, it’s actually quite … Keep reading
We are completely delighted that the fantastic crafty work of Beth Proudfoot (http://bethproudfoot.blogspot.com) is featured in September’s issue of Parenting Magazine! Check out more of her Smartie pants printables for good luck here, the first day of school here, for … Keep reading
A recent study published in Food & Nutrition Research finds that children and adolescents who eat candy are less likely to be overweight and obese. Very interesting stuff! Now, if you are planning on candy for dinner, hang on a … Keep reading
Ever wonder what 100 calories of candy looks like? It looks like 60 Smarties (that’s four original 15-tablet Smarties rolls)! On the Women’s Health website, there is a fun and enlightening game where you guess the candy image that represents … Keep reading
We were glad to see that Smarties were recently handed out as a sweet reward for high school students who were driving safely by wearing their seat belts, not talking on the phone and not texting.
We are so excited that Easter Smarties were mentioned in this April’s Women’s Health Magazine (page 26!!!). If you see Smarties mentioned in a magazine, on a website or in a blog, please share it with us here so we … Keep reading