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How I fell in love with Fisherman's Friends

I am always on the look out for new sugar free sweets.   On television recently there was a food program (inevitably starring Greg Wallace!) that featured the sweet manufacturing industry. It looked at three factories, their processes and the history behind them.  One was a...

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A sugar free trade show

At Sweets Without we are always looking for new sugar free or no added sugar products. Once a year there is a trade show for chocolate at Kensington Olympia. We go to search for new  products for you to enjoy....

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What does sugar free really mean?

What does sugar free really mean?

I have just added the Sula sugar free sweets to my range of products.  I always include a list of ingredients to the description as I know how important it is to my customers to have as much information as...

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The weird world of sugar free sweets and VAT

It's the time of year when my distributors have lovely new catalogues with the latest ranges of sugar free sweets. I have been trying to decide which new products to stock.  I can't help wondering why the powers that be...

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Sugar free sweets and Maltitol

One of the more common sweeteners used in sugar free sweets is Maltitol.  It tends to be used in Toffee and Jelly sugar free sweets rather than boiled sweets. It can be found in Werther's sugar free toffees as well as...

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Sugar Free Vegan sweets

UPDate Version  Here Boiled sweets Any vegan who likes boiled sweets is lucky because most of them do conform to vegan rules.  However if they contain butterscotch there is likely to be some dairy content.   You are probably aware...

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Sugar free sweets - does size matter?

Sweets, whether they are sugarfree or not,  come in all shapes and sizes, from sticks of rock that have been broken up to small mints like Uncle Joe's and big cushion-shaped humbugs. The picture below show the range of size...

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