The  Candy  Industry

A RETAIL CANDY FRANCHISE & BUSINESS GROWTH OPPORTUNITY UNLIKE ANY OTHER

The family of River Street Sweets • Savannah’s Candy Kitchen is proud to be part of a confectionery industry that makes people smile and satisfies their sweet tooth. We’re also excited that our industry is expanding, proving that the timeless tradition of quality candies continues to excite and delight generations of candy lovers.

Carson eating an apple at river street sweets candy store
Americans’ hunger for candy – especially chocolate – is growing rapidly, and our candy and sweets franchise business opportunity gives you the chance to dip into this lucrative industry.

According to Candy Industry magazine, the U.S. confectionery category experienced $33.6 billion in sales in 2014, and it’s expected to add $6 billion by 2020, with an additional $4 billion in additional chocolate sales alone. Premium products are driving the growth, with premium chocolate sales growing nearly 11% in 2014.

Is your stomach growling yet? If you’re hungry for more information about launching your own handmade candies franchise, contact us and we’ll get you into the mix!

U.S. Candy Industry

The confectionary industry represents $35 billion in retail sales.
Source: National Confectioners Association 2015 Confectionery Industry Economic Profile