Atkinson Candy Co. Appearing On Food Factory USA

May 13, 2015

Lufkin, TX (May 11, 2015) ▬ Atkinson Candy Company's flagship brand, Chick-O-Stick will be featured in an upcoming episode of Food Factory USA. The episode will air June 4, 2015 at 9pm EST on FYI Network (check your local listings for details).

Each episode of Food Factory gives a sneak peak behind-the-scenes to show how some of America's favorite foods are made. Atkinson Candy Company is proud to be featured in an upcoming segment that highlights the birth of a Chick-O-Stick. From raw materials to the final wrapped product, the episode takes viewers on a fun journey down our candy production line. The segment also features commentary and company history from Eric Atkinson, president.

"Our production process is very unique and we're proud of the craftsmanship our confectioners demonstrate. Food Factory will help us tell our story to a larger audience and show the care that goes into making each and every Chick-O-Stick," says Mr. Atkinson. More information on Food Factory USA can be found by clicking here

ABOUT ATKINSON CANDY COMPANY: Atkinson Candy Co. has been manufacturing Fresh Quality candy in Lufkin, Texas since 1932 and in Guatemala since 2010. The company's brands are distributed worldwide - Chick-O-Stick, Peanut Butter Bar, Long Boys Coconut, Chocolate Long Boys, Long Boys Juniors, Mint Twists, Fruitie Tootie Twists, Peco Coconut Peanut Brittle, Old Fashion Peanut Brittle, Rainbow and Neapolitan Coconut Bars, Christmas Tree Mint Twists, Family Favorites, Rainbow and Mint Sticks, Assorted Sours, and Gemstone Candies by Atkinson.