Our Blog

Our blog is your source for concession industry tips and tricks. Whether you’re looking for unique ideas for fundraising, want information on creating a successful sweet shop in your grocery store, or need new ways to promote your gourmet popcorn business, we have plenty of information to inspire you. You’ll find new menu recommendations, marketing ideas, seasonal suggestions, and more. Feel free to scroll through all of our posts or browse by category to find relevant information for you.


Giving Back: “Operation Caramel Corn”

Ever wonder how concession foods can make a difference in people’s lives? Here’s one story that’s sure to inspire.

Following September 11th, single mom and owner of Naper Nuts and Sweets, Dominique Martucci felt driven to give back to the men and women serving our country. That’s how “Operation Caramel Corn” was born–an effort that sends homemade caramel corn to deployed troops around the world. This simple gesture has turned into a powerful story that’s impacted thousands of lives. Watch the moving video below:

Gold Medal is pleased to support “Operation Caramel Corn.”