Candy shop has the name from the American saying like kids in a candy shop, in the United Kingdom we would refer to it as an old sweet shop where they sell old fashioned sweets. You would remember these from your childhood, the days when you used to go to school and pop into the old sweet shop on the corner of the street where the American saying would be candy shop. It would be full of old style glass jars full to the brim with old fashioned sweets where you could buy your favourite quarter of sweets and the famous 10p mix up. So remember when you hear the saying kids in a candy shop you will know where the saying has come from. If you are a lover old fashioned sweets then take a look at Sweet Heaven’s vast selection and receive free UK delivery today.
Whenever I hear the term Candy Shop in he UK I always wander where this comes from as it is I think an American term rather than an English one, yet British people will still search for sweets using the word candy.
What would you expect to see in a candy shop in the UK? Rows and rows of your favourite sweets whether from times gone by – no matter what your age, to new present day sweets with new candy hitting our shelves constantly, what a great industry to be in!