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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.

What Grocery Store Owners Need to Know About Selling Gourmet Popcorn

The Gold Medal team is excited to help grocery stores get started with gourmet popcorn. Our...

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12-Year-Old Builds Popcorn Business to Help People in Need

Three years ago, Mason Marshall’s mother gave him $50 with the simple instruction to “do something good.” A few....

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Join Us for National Caramel Corn Day in Chicago

National Caramel Corn Day is one of our many initiatives to help our customers succeed in selling popcorn by networking....

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A Band Booster’s Story of Glaze Pop Success

Fundraising ideas start with Gold Medal. See how one parent incorporated Glaze Pop® into an existing concessions menu to create a wow-factor!

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How to Raise the (Popcorn) Bar at Your Holiday Party

An easy way to treat your clients’ guests is by serving hot, fresh gourmet popcorn, and Gold Medal is here to help you make it a success.

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Sweet and Salty: Why Fudge and Popcorn Should Be on Your Stock List

Not all snacks are equal; fudge and gourmet popcorn will give you a significant profit margin, and both are easy to make and sell.

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Getting Started with Kettle Corn

In today’s post, we’ll share with you the directions for making kettle corn, plus four other options that will inspire your menu to evolve in creative new (and profitable) ways.

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Networking and More for National Caramel Corn Day

National Caramel Corn Day is one of our many initiatives to help our customers succeed in selling popcorn by networking with other sellers and attending industry-specific workshops and classes.

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