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Make Your Gourmet Popcorn Stand Out at the CNE

The Canadian National Exhibition is just around the corner, and you want to make sure your booth has the best CNE food in 2018. One great way to stand out in the CNE food building is by outshining the competition with the wildest gourmet popcorn confectionary you can think of.Continue…
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What Kind of Apple is Best for Candy Apples?

Ah, candy apples. Nature’s favourite way of tricking kids into eating fruit. Keeping this carnival classic in stock will make parents love you, however, using the wrong types of apples could result in something closer to candy apple sauce.Continue Reading »
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The Craziest Carnival Concession Ideas We’ve Seen (and Eaten)

One of the perks of distributing concession food ingredients and supplies across Canada are the crazy concessions and carnival foods we discover. From tempting to shocking, we’ve seen (and eaten) some truly festive foodtopias that have no regard for cholesterol levels – but we can’t fault these fun twists on…
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Is a Hot Dog a Sandwich?

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg unleashed a firestorm of controversy last month on The Late Show when she told Stephen Colbert that hot dogs are sandwiches.Continue Reading »
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Not A Fluff Piece: The Story of Cotton Candy

Cotton candy has been tickling the tongues of sweet-eat enthusiasts since the St. Louis World’s Fair of 1904, where the classic carnival delight was introduced as Fairy Floss.Continue Reading »
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Food for Thought: Adapting 2018 Food Trends to Your Concessions Business

From plant-based diets to avocado-on-everything, new food trends are always emerging to the mainstream. Just a couple months into 2018, we’re already seeing today’s food trends spilling over from filtered Instagram posts to local grocery stores. And now, they’re popping up in various food industries – including concessions and carnival…
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Getting Creative with Popcorn Concession Supplies

When it comes to large public events or venues, it isn’t easy to estimate the volume of popcorn supplies you’ll need to meet consumer demand. Your business should never underestimate on popcorn concessions – in this business, those are dollars that’ll never come back. Having extra popcorn ingredients, packaging, and…
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