Valentine’s Day and Easter 2011 will be on deck at ECRM’s Spring Confectionery Efficient Program Planning Session, to be held June 13-15 at the Fairmont Turnberry Isle Resort & Club in Aventura, Fla. There, retailers can meet one-on-one with manufacturers of new seasonal products, two of the industry’s biggest holiday sales times. For details, visit www.ecrm.marketgate.com.
Dynamic ConfectionsSalt Lake City
Mrs. Fields Cookie Dough Delights are individual chocolate chip cookie dough bites covered in chocolate. They come in stand-up bags containing foil die-cut hearts. S.R.P.: $3.99 per 5-oz. bag
Original Gourmet Food Co.Salem, N.H.
1-603-894-1200 x. 110
Original Gourmet Cream Swirl Lollipops with Soft Candy Centers come in Strawberry Shortcake, Cherry Cheesecake, Orange Creamsicle, Butterscotch Sundae, Lemon Meringue Pie, Apple Pie Ala Mode, Mocha Latte, Root Beer Float, Peaches & Cream, Blueberries & Cream and Cinnamon Bun flavors. S.R.P.: $0.59 each, two for $1.00
Farley's & Sathers Candy Co., Inc.Round lake, Minn.
Trolli Sour Brite Crawler Eggs is an individual serving size package with three duo flavor combinations: Orange/Orange, Green/Lime, Yellow/Lemon, Red/Cherry, Blue/Grape and Pink/Strawberry. S.R.P.: $.88-$1.29 per 3.5-oz. bag
Judson-Atkinson Candies, Inc.San Antonio, Texas
New for spring Spring Sours The Original Soft Center Sour in pastel colors. Judson-Atkinson Candies also is offering new Easter Hunt Marshmallow Eggs and Bunnies. S.R.P.: $1.49-$2.49 for Easter Hunt; $2.89 for Spring Sours
Au'Some, Inc.Monmouth Junction, N.J.
1-732-951-8818 x. 15
Au’some 3-Dees Gummy Gift Packs for Valentine’s Day and Easter come in countertop displays. Each box contains shaped gummies in strawberry, cherry, orange and mixed berry flavors, depending on variety. S.R.P.: $1.49 per box
Jelly Belly Candy Co.Fairfield, Calif.
Jelly Belly Filled Crayons come in the brand’s top-selling flavors: Berry Blue, Cotton Candy, Green Apple, Sour Orange and Very Cherry. The colorful crayon tips actually draw. S.R.P.: $1.29 per 1-oz. crayon
Just Born, Inc.Bethlehem, Pa.
PEEPS Chocolate Covered Raspberry Flavored Marshmallow Hearts come in milk or dark chocolate varieties and are single-serve. S.R.P.: $0.59-$0.88 each
New England Confectionery Company (NECCO)Revere, Md.
New re-sealable Sweethearts, “The Official Candy of Love,” come in stand-up pouches featuring craft recipes on the back. S.R.P.: $2.29-$2.99