SPANGLER TO OPEN OPERATION IN MEXICO

BRYAN, Ohio -- Spangler Candy Co. here, maker of Dum Dum Pops, Atomic Fireball and Lemonhead lollipops, plans to open a plant in Mexico next year. According to the National Confectioners Association's Susan Smith, Spangler Candy is one of many U.S. candy companies that has moved production to Mexico to take advantage of lower sugar prices.-foiled balls. Red Elegance and Baci Elegance gift boxes will

BRYAN, Ohio -- Spangler Candy Co. here, maker of Dum Dum Pops, Atomic Fireball and Lemonhead lollipops, plans to open a plant in Mexico next year. According to the National Confectioners Association's Susan Smith, Spangler Candy is one of many U.S. candy companies that has moved production to Mexico to take advantage of lower sugar prices.

-foiled balls. Red Elegance and Baci Elegance gift boxes will be back by popular demand. The 2000 collection also includes an array of novelty items, such as the new, gold Wire Angel, filled with Emotions candies. The Glass Box will be filled with eggnog-flavored Rossana hard candy and finished with a metallic bow. Other novelty items include the Teddy Bear Beanie, complete with red scarf and crispy milk chocolate balls, and the chocolate-filled Glass Tree, wrapped in gold foil and topped with a metallic gold bow.

Jelly Beans Ready for Holidays

FAIRFIELD, Calif. -- Herman Goelitz Candy Co. here has come out with a line of seasonal displays and holiday versions of gift-packaged Jelly Belly jelly beans. The Holiday Jelly Belly 24-Flavor Gift Box, decorated with snowmen and a starry winter sky, holds 12 ounces of assorted Jelly Belly flavors and is packed in 12-count cases. The new Holiday Gift Box Floor Display will be pre-packed with 48 Jelly Belly gift boxes.