Bryan, OH - October 2000: As part of several new growth initiatives, Spangler Candy will begin national distribution of Lemonhead® and Atomic Fireball® Lollipops in the marketplace in early 2001, providing the popular taste of Lemonheads and Atomic Fireballs in a .4 ounce lollipop.
Lemonhead Lollipops and Atomic Fireball Lollipops will initially be available in 11 ounce bags packed 24 per case, 100 count boxes packed eight per case, and in 550 count trial shipper displays packed one per case.
Ferrara Pan Candy Company, Inc. of Forest Park, IL, is licensing the popular Lemonhead and Atomic Fireball brand names to Spangler Candy for lollipop items. Spangler will manufacture, market, and distribute the new lollipops.
Ferrara Pan and Spangler Candy are both founding members of The Candy Alliance, LLC, an organization of independent candy companies working together to compete more effectively in the marketplace and bring more value to the consumer.
Lemonhead® and Atomic Fireball® and their logo designs are registered trademarks of Ferrara Pan Candy Company.