Jan 22, 2012
It’s My Job: Widman’s Satisfying Sweet Tooths for Four GenerationsBy Jessica BallouInforum.com

Fargo, ND – If you see a candy that’s shaped like a circle with the letter M on it, that’s maple. If you see a candy shaped like a square on it, that’s a mint melt-away.

Other than employees, no one is allowed in the kitchen, not even the Food Network, which offered to feature the candy shop.

These are just a few of the tips and rules at Carol Widman’s Candy Co. in south Fargo. Carol Widman Kennedy and her husband, David, are the owners, operators and sole candy makers at the shop. They’ve run the business since 1990.

The Widman family also has two other candy shop locations, one in Grand Forks and one in Crookston, Minn.

Read complete article »


Social Connections

Upcoming Trade Shows

September 26, 2017 - September 28, 2017

Panama City Gift Show

Panama City, FL
September 30, 2017 - October 2, 2017

GTS Greensboro Show

Greensboro, NC
October 12, 2017 - October 15, 2017

TransWorld’s Fall Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories Show

Rosemont, IL
October 12, 2017 - October 16, 2017

Indian Handicrafts & Gift Fair

New Delhi,
October 12, 2017 - October 15, 2017

Greeting Card Association Annual Convention

San Diego, CA
75 Applewood Drive, Suite A
PO Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345
Interested in reading the print edition of Gift Shop? Preview our digital edition »

Get one year of Gift Shop in both print and digital editions for just $30.

Subscribe Today »

website development by deyo designs