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American sweets now available from UK sweet shop

Our American sweets are continuing to sell very fast and we thought it would be best to give you our top 3 Amercian candy sweets. Wonka Nerd Mixed PackWhy restrict your self to a single flavour, we have all three packs available for one purchaseHershey Nutrageous BarsWow, peanut putter bars covered in USA flavoured chocolate, yummy!Wonka everlasting [...]

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New chocolate coins to purchase online

Molly's have always had a good selection of gold foiled chocolate coins to purchase now online or from our sweet shop in Rotherham.We ave now added two really fantastic lines which are selling fast which are  Belgian Chocolate covered hearts&Chocolate Pirate coinsBoth are made from the finest Belgian chocolate and are completely encased in gold foil to ensure [...]

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Looking for a colour or flavour of sweet, find both on our new advanced search function

The question we get asked all the most at Molly's Sweet Shop is "which sweets are gold or yellow as it needs to match my wedding colour scheme"We have now developed a couple of new search function into our website which will allow for search sweets by colour and search sweets by flavour on all products.Using our [...]

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What are retro sweets and who stocks retro sweets in the UK

So we've all heard the term retro sweets, but what are they?Well, we like to think that retro means a time that we were in school and or growing up when life didn't mean bills and mortgages.We have several categories on our retro sweet shop, but who is right or wrong?Our top ten retro sweets [...]

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Confectionery, Cash and Carry changes in the UK 2014.

As a long serving industry member of the confectionery community we have seen many changes over the last 5 years and we feel on the whole its a good thing for the consumer.Within the cash and carry business, Booker's acquisition of Makro, and Batley's acquisition of Martex in Scotland, the industry does seem to be [...]

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Short of time for your Children's Party Bags? Molly's Mixtures' pre-filled bags of foamy or fizzy might be helpful!

Ok, so you've got screaming kids, your partner has other things to keep them busy and 'do what you want darling, it was your idea' seems to be the response!Sound familiar? Well as a team of three ladies with 6 kids between us we appreciate Children's parties can be a nightmare!We have agreed to do [...]

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Molly's Mixtures talks to Sheffield radio about the resurgence in retro sweets

We had a visitor to the shop last week so a very nervous Olivia and Adele chatted to Sheffield live about the continued growth in traditional sweets.Sheffield Live is a local radio station station which has just received funding to launch its own TV station so they are delighted about that.During the interview we discuss, [...]

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A quarter of sweets - what does that mean?

We get asked all the time about what "a quarter of " means, and with the EU regulation around labelling we thought it might be helpful to explain the main facts. A quarter of sweets was a term used to buy sweets which were a quarter of a pound in weight or 113 grams.The sweets of [...]

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Mothers Day Gifts - Need Inspiration?

We are always looking for ways to improve our offer and after listening to customer feedback we have made the following changes to our gifting ranges this year.PackagingWhilst we have been happy with our boxes we did receive feedback that on arrival our customers wanted to present in the posting box.We went to the normal [...]

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Top Selling Wedding Sweets of 2014

Lots of Questions about our top ten wedding sweets and what packages we do so here are our top suggestions>1. Love hearts from Swizzels Matlow always remain a top seller for Molly's, we sell these in every count possible and although some specialist companies can run a secondary label with the bride and grooms names we [...]

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