Bryan, OH - June 2002: Spangler Candy is unveiling its newest product, featuring the world-famous Dum Dum® name - all-new Dum Dum® Candy Canes! Dum Dum Candy Canes come in an assorted 6 oz., 12 count cradle, packed 12 per case or packed 24 per case. Each cradle contains three of the most popular Dum Dum flavors — Cherry, Lemon, and Apple— packaged in bold colors and bearing the image of the Dum Dum Drum Man, the company's mascot since 1966.
"Dum Dums have been around since 1924, and they are the flagship brand of this company," said Dean L. Spangler, President and CEO of Spangler Candy Company. "We are very pleased to introduce Dum Dum Candy Canes and offer three of our most popular flavors in a brand new Christmas item.
With the addition of Dum Dum Candy Canes, Spangler Candy expands its offering of the Dum Dum® brand to products for every holiday season, including Valentine's Day, Easter, Halloween and Christmas, as well as year-round. The Dum Dum brand family has 82 percent recognition, according to a study by the Leo Burnett Agency.
About Spangler Candy Company
In business since 1906, Spangler Candy produces a large line of quality confections including Dum Dum Pops, Saf-T-Pops, Astro Pops, Dum Dum® Candy Canes, Jelly Belly® Candy Canes, Circus Peanuts, Atomic Fireball® Lollipops and Lemonhead® Lollipops, Spangler Chocolates, Valentine, Easter, Halloween & Christmas Candies, and Traditional Candy Canes & Cane Classics.
Jelly Belly® and its logo design, "The Original Gourmet Jelly Bean," "It's America's Favorite Jelly Bean," and the Mr. Jelly Belly character design are all registered trademarks of Jelly Belly Candy Company. Lemonhead and Atomic Fireball and their logo designs are registered trademarks of Ferrara Pan Candy Company. Sour Punch® and its logo design is a registered trademark of the American Licorice Company.
Contact: Diana Moore Eschhofen, Marketing Administrator
Phone: (888) 636-4221