Fun Sweets, a Hidden Gem in Palm Beach County

Published Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Palm Beach County has been proven to be a hub for manufacturing, including cotton candy.  Fun Sweets, a cotton candy manufacturer located in West Palm Beach, is considered “America’s Favorite Cotton Candy” and it's in your backyard.  It’s distributed across the country in places that everyone is familiar with.  It’s particularly successful in places including Wal-Mart, CVS, Dollar General, Dollar Tree, Disney, Universal, and Six Flags to name a few.

The company's goal since 1994 has been to keep a smile on every customer’s face, but it has also made sure that it stays in first place.  Fun Sweets has been ranked nationally as the #1 top selling brand in the packaging cotton candy category for eight consecutive years.  The most recent ranking was 35% higher than its competitor that ranked #2.  Fun Sweets per point of distribution brand sales are more than 3X its nearest competitor.

Not only a leader in cotton candy manufacturing, but the company has transitioned with the constant evolution of technology.  Fun Sweets recently launched a consumer e commerce site, www.myfunsweets.com,  that offers consumers the opportunity to customize cotton candy tubs for special occasions.  It’s an interactive experience that allows the consumer to choose which flavor and personalized message they want included in the package.

Fun Sweets is truly a hidden gem in Palm Beach County.  The fact that a national leader in cotton candy manufacturing is located in West Palm Beach shows how this area is leading the nation in multiple industries.

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