/Our Blog
Our Blog
Read the Latest News









Dessert buffets have become one of the hottest trends for birthday parties, weddings, corporate events, and other celebrations. Yet, not everyone is fond of the traditionally rainbow, vibrant, juvenile appearance of your typical (kid's) candy buffets. Therefore, nowadays many people are switching to a wide variety of elegant desserts. This way it matches their decor and color scheme, but also wows their guests!

A few items that have become a real hit are…

Mini Cupcakes; A perfect bite-sized treat that not only looks beautiful, but taste great as well. Mini cupcakes are just enough to satisfy anyones sweet tooth for the night!

Cake Pops; A form of cake that comes in the style of a lollipop. The middle is cake and then it is coated with a rich layer of chocolate to form a hard outside shell. Cake pops makes for a mess free enjoyment and they are ideal for any party!

Chocolate Covered Pretzels; Pretzels that come coated in either white chocolate or milk chocolate that combine to form a sensationally flavor of sweet and salty. A treat that all guest will appreciate!

Mini Cannoli; An Italian pastry that consist of a fried pastry dough and then is filled with a sweet, creamy filling. Cannoli can be savored by just about any and everyone. They are a great dessert for any buffet!

Rainbow Cookies; A particular variety of this confection, known primarily by various regional names listed below, is with layers of brightly colored, almond-based sponge cakeapricot and/or raspberry jam, and a chocolate coating. Many bakeries sell them by the pound, and because of the many layers, these cookies tend to be somewhat heavy estimating in about fifteen to a pound.

Biscotti; known also as cantuccini, are Italian almond biscuits (cookies) that originated in the city of Prato. They are twice-baked, oblong-shaped, dry, crunchy, and dipped in a drink

Mousse; Dessert mousses are typically made with whipped egg whites or whipped cream, flavored with chocolate, coffee, caramel, puréed fruits or various herbs and spices, such as mint or vanilla.

Here at SugarPop's, we now not only offer candy, popcorn, s'mores, and chocolate buffets (bars), but also dessert tables and buffets. Depending on the size of the group, most of our buffets can be blended, meaning popcorn can be added to a traditional candy table, or chocolate covered items can be added to a dessert table. Give us a call today to see how we can make your Charlotte area event even sweeter!

 

sugarpops 5 7 16 51

Movie Ticket 1 15Summer is right around the corner and that most likely means you'll be spending a lot of time at the movie theater! Why is this? Because there is nothing better than sitting in an air conditioned room and havnig your children content for a few hours. Yet, who wants to pay $10 for an overly staled, stale popcorn or $5 for ONE candy bar? No one!

You will enjoy your movie a lot more with a sweet, tasty treat and not having to worry about the buttery mess. Stop into SugarPop's today to pick up your delicious movie threater treats all for an affordable price!

Top 5 Suggested Candies:

-M&M's: A classic movie theater candy that will fulfill your chocolate craving. Come in and make a mixture of our coolorful variety as they are sweet, easy, and mess free!

-Razzles: A candy that has been around for decades but will still please your tastebuds. They start off as hard candy and then magically transform to chewing gum giving you a lasting flavor throughout the whole movie.

-Sour Patch Kids: They will satisfy your sweet and sour taste buds. Just like the commercial says "First they are sour, then they are sweet!" A must have for all movies.

-Jelly Belly: With a wide variety to choose from there is no way you can go wrong with these! Buttered popcorn, cotton candy, very cherry, blueberry, and many more. Mix them or keep them separate to enjoy any and all flavors!

-Bulk Candy: Even come in and make a mixture of your own. From sour candies, gummies, and chocolates we are stocked with 300 candies and sure to have something that your tastebuds are craving.

Tired of the typical bouncy houses, Chuck E. Cheese, bowling, and pool parties? Want your kid to be one that stands out? Then head on over to SugarPop’s for one SWEET, unique birthday celebration! With the wide variety of birthday parties SugarPop’s offers, we are sure to have one that fits your child’s needs. From Basic to Themed, to even Grand themed parties, we have it all. Let our one of a kind party attendants run the party while the parents get to sit back, relax, and not worry about a thing! 

Basic Birthday Party:

SugarPop’s basic party is a 90-minute celebration with non-stop fun, suitable for any age! Bring in the birthday girl/boy and their friends for a choice of two candy crafts, rounds of Candy Bingo, cake, and presents. SugarPop’s provides music, plates, napkins, cups, cake cutting service, and at least 1 party attendant.

Or, stop in for one of our Themed Birthday parties! 

Themed Birthday Party 

SugarPop’s themed parties is a 120 minute celebration filled with fun! This includes are Lego, Mickey/Minnie Mouse, and Planes, Trains, and Automobile parties! Themed parties included 3 candy crafts, 1 candy game, favor bags, music, plates, napkins, cups, cake cutting service, and 1 party attendant.

Grand Themed Birthday Party: 

SugarPop’s grand themed parties is a 120 minute celebration filled with even more non-stop fun! Come in dressed as a princess for a magical Princess Party, enjoy hot tea as the Queen of the afternoon, or even come ready to protect the precious treasure of the seas! All grand themed parties included 3 candy crafts, 3 jar candy buffet, juice boxes, music, plates, napkins, cups, cake cutting service, and 1 party attendant.

Don't wait! Call Now to Book Your Next Party: (704)-799-0959

chocolateblog3 8 16It should be of no surprise that people worldwide have a sweet tooth. With more than 7.2 million tons of chocolate consumed every year the Chocolate Bar industry continues to flourish. Why is this?

Reasons being: convenience, price, craving, need of a “pick me up,” and simply the marvelous taste. Did you also know that chocolate has become a big part of religious celebrations?

In recent years chocolate have been incorporated into Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Baptisms, and many more important religious events.

And who celebrates without incorporating food and sweets!! That’s where chocolate come into play, because taste, as well as looks, are often associated with delightful memories.

Chocolate Oreos are now being able to be customized. SugarPop’s Candy can customize for ANY event. Who wouldn’t want to include this in their celebration?!

Personalized Chocolate Oreos and Marshmallows Favors
704-799-0959
www.sugarpopscandy.com/gifts-favors



weddingbagsblog1Over the past 20 years, the American worker has moved to where the career takes them.  We have become a very migrant nation, because jobs are not just down the street anymore. Many brides and grooms find many of their family and friends live out of state, or maybe just a bit “out of town”.  With that said, the couple must think about treating their guests with a goodie bag for all of their traveling.  A well-thought out wedding bag is always a welcomed treat.  Not only does it say thanks, but leaves a thoughtful lasting memory for your guests.


So what are the essentials for the perfect Wedding Welcome Bag for guests? Here are the top 6 suggestions to make a big impact for a little price.

Go Local

When your guests come in from out of town, make your bags special by providing them with some local flair. So options can be hand-made soap, honey, and maybe even lip balm.

Snacks

All of this travel makes your guests hungry. Give them food! Some great options can be popcorn, cotton candy, chocolate, or pretzels!

Hydrate

Depending on where you are, usually some water and maybe a soda will suffice. Don’t overthink this one.

Make it look pretty

The bag is what they are going to see first. When your guests arrive, first impression is very important.  The bag needs to be nice, but not overdone or gaudy.  Keep it simple. Remember, the important stuff is inside!

Personalize

This is a big one.  Who’s wedding is it? Where are we? Do we know these people? All very important questions that can be answered with some simple personalization. Plus, it makes everything look nicer.

Give them information

So most out of town guests have little knowledge of the area.  Something that can be helpful to your guests is a local map, a town/county guide, and a local magazine.  They will appreciate the help.


So there you have it.  These tips can help you navigate the chaos of planning a wedding. Remember, its your day, but you want to make sure your wedding guests are happy. Welcome Wedding bags make a great first impression.  Make sure you stuff them with all of the right goodies.

Now, if you don’t want to do it alone, feel free to call us to help you out! Not only does SugarPop’s offer candy catering like candy buffets, popcorn bars, s’mores buffets, personalized favors, and treat baskets, we also specialize in Wedding Welcome Bags for your hospitality guests. We have three options to choose from, all local and all extremely well-thought out. When you don’t have time, or don’t know where to start with your Welcome Bags for your Wedding, we are here to help!

Wedding Welcome Bags from SugarPop's

704-799-0959

 

 

 

Spring is here and many brides are getting ready for their Weddings coming up over the next few months.  Here at SugarPop’s Candy we get into our busy season with candy buffets.  So why are candy buffets still hot? One reason is because candy never goes out of style!  One of the strongest trends we see this year is what we call combination sweet tables. Brides and grooms want their Wedding to be special. They want it to be different than the last Wedding they went to just months earlier.  For the larger Weddings, we always recommend the sweets table consist of candy, chocolate, popcorn, and even s’mores! With that said, we don’t recommend getting every single piece of candy and treat on one table because it just wouldn’t look good. And everyone knows that candy buffets are also used for decoration.  We want our sweets and beauty, but not too much of both.  So, when we speak with couples, we try to talk to them about choosing two of the four choices. So for instance, you can combine a candy table with some popcorn, or popcorn with chocolate. Some people choose the option of two separate tables altogether. Meaning they will have a 100-person candy buffet, with a 100-person popcorn buffet at their Wedding.  Many times we don’t have to “combine” both buffets because they are viewed as separate treats.   However, when done correctly, any combination can be made to look amazing with the rights colors and theme.  So remember, when planning your treat, sweet, or candy table think about what you want and the rest will fall into place.

sweetstable

SugarPop’s Candy based in Mooresville, NC has been serving the Wedding market in Charlotte, Lake Norman, and Piedmont region of North Carolina for over three years.  When they are not constructing candy bars, you can find them helping Brides with their Wedding bags and helping companies with their Welcome bags. One of the few Brick and Mortar candy stores left in Central North Carolina, they specialize in Weddings, Birthdays, Sweet 16s, Corporate Events, and Bar and Bat Mitzvas.