Updating an image or spinning off of a product is nothing new, but lately it seems like this concept has taken over the candy industry. I recently received a box full of new products that were featured at the National Candy Expo a month ago in Chicago. The majority of items weren't exactly new, but rather re-creations of old products.
I selected four — Pop Rocks Chocolate bars, Nerds Giant Chews, Chocolate Pez, and Baskin Robbins Soft Candy — and decided to perform a taste test. Sadly none of the new variations lived up to their established counterparts. To see what I thought of each product, read more
Part of the Pez for Pets line, these candy dispensers actually dispense doggie treats! Not surprisingly, it was PartySugar who told me about this fun way to indulge a pup — why give pets the same ol' snacks when you can serve them up in a silly way?! With toothy St. Bernard and smiling Beagle versions, the nine-inch jumbo dispensers come with a starter pack of six yums for $20. I had some trouble tracking down refills, but try filling these doggies up with other small treats, baking your own, or cutting up your pup's favorite in little bite sizes.