Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company 117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com
Minnesota's Candy Buffet Specialists: Sweet River Candy Company
117 East Main Street
Anoka, MN 55303
(763) 433-2568
Info@CandyManBuffet.com

Category Archives: Small Business

It’s Another New Candy Roundup! { Shop Small Twin Cities Minnesota }

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We love these posts–they’re just here to show off the new candy we have in store! With Black Friday, and Small Business Saturday right around the corner–it’s a great time to fill the shelves with awesome new treats; plus, with all the gift giving coming up, it’s always nice to have good options. One of […]

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Cakes and Candy! { Anoka Area Candy Shop }

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Hello! We just had to pop in this afternoon to share some really, yummy, photos of the creative ways that Virginia aka: Ginny Bites Life (awesome, local, baker), is using some of the candy that she’s picked up from here, at Sweet River, to create her delicious masterpieces! If you’re doing some baking, for Halloween, […]

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Small Business Saturday { Anoka Candy Shop Thanksgiving Hours }

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Snow! It’s here! Anoka is covered right now and, suddenly, we’re feeling a tad bit Christmas-like around the candy shop. We had such a gorgeous Fall this year–complaining about the snow now, seems silly. We’re choosing to just stay thankful for all we were gifted with this past Autumn, instead. :) Main Floral, next door, is swimming […]

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Customers Say the Darndest Things {Anoka Candy Shop}

Retro Candy

Happy mid-July!  Today, we thought we’d share a little of what we’ve been hearing around the shop recently.  With kids on summer vacation, road trippin’ families, and downtown Anoka festivals, we’ve been hearing a lot of random conversations, had a ton of new customers, and a bunch of different questions, and comments, lately.  We’re taking […]

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Valentine’s Day Hearts { Twin Cities Area, Candy and Floral Gift Delivery }

Valentine's Day Conversation Heart Trivia

It’s funny how it works around the shop–in both the floral, and the candy side.  We love when the new stuff comes in–like, LOVE it.  The fresh decorations, new candy, fresh flowers–it’s all just exciting.  And then, as the holiday/season drags on, we just find ourselves over it and we find ourselves ready to pack […]

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Minnesota Made Candy and Treats { Locally Made, Christmas Gift Ideas }

What do the Minnesota cities of, Bloomington, Robbinsdale, Edina, Saint Paul, Perham, Andover and Minneapolis all have in common with this, little, Anoka candy shop?   (You didn’t know you were coming here to think, did ya!? ;) )  Well, we’ll tell ya!  (We won’t make you think too hard.)  They ALL have, at least, […]

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Christmas Candy and Family Events { Twin Cities Area Holiday Shopping }

And…here we are; in the heart of the Christmas, shopping, season!  Did you know about all of the fun, family, events that happen throughout the month of December in Anoka?  This Saturday is the big tree lighting right next door to us in City Hall Plaza.  Santa will be there, there will be snacks, bonfires, […]

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Locally Made Candy { Small Business Saturday in Anoka }

We are, along with every other store around here, gearing up for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday!  (And, for that matter, all of the upcoming holiday shopping.)  Will you be out shopping on those days?  Will you be in Anoka?  If so, definitely stop in to see us–we would LOVE to see you!  Sweet […]

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See You On Black Friday! { Anoka Candy Store, Small Business Saturday }

It’s beginning to look a lot like…Christmas around here!  This time of year, and candy, just go together like…well, most days, and candy :)  We’ve had so much fun ordering new candies and redecorating the shop a bit; we needed to make it a bit, more, festive, ya know!?  Normally, we wait with the decorations […]

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Holiday Gifts { Small Business, Candy in Anoka }

The Holidays come fast, don’t they?  Every year we say we’re gonna get an early start, not procrastinate, hand make gifts, bake more, and give more.  And then every year, the same thing happens–we wait until the last minute, buy a buncha stuff, bake a few staples and wish we had thought ahead more.  Each […]

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