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Three-Story IT’SUGAR Department Store Opening In October

08 Aug 2019 - If there is one thing that can be said with certainty about Jeff Rubin, CEO and founder of IT’SUGAR, it is that he has grand visions and the indomitable drive to see them through. Both of these traits are on display as the 2018 ...

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Seibolt Says Expo’s Future Is Bigger, More Fun, More Dynamic

29 Jul 2019 - Washington DC — For the past 10 years, Fannie May Confections Brands, Inc. has been a regular exhibitor at NCA Sweets & Snacks Expo and for the past eight years company Vice-President of Sales & Business Development Ed Seibolt has served on NCA’s Expo ...

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NCA Opens Call For 2020 Expo Speakers

17 Jul 2019 - Washington — NCA is accepting submissions for experts and thought leaders to speak at the 2020 Sweets & Snacks Expo, running May 19 to 21. Proposals can be submitted at sweetsandsnacks.com/call-for-speakers and the deadline is August 30. In addition to experience presenting in plain language ...


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New Milford, CT

Torie & Howard is a producer of all-natural, organic candy designed to satisfy consumers with discriminating palates who crave healthy, yet indulgent, snacks. The company was launched by color consultant Torie Burke and interior designer Howard Slatkin in early 2012 with headquarters in New Milford, Conn., with a pledge to produce snacks in ways that are as health-friendly, eco-friendly and socially conscious as possible.

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The National Confectioners Association advances, protects and promotes the confectionery industry.

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