confectionery confectionery  /kən ˈfɛk ʃə ˌnɛ ri/


  1. (n) candy and other sweets considered collectively
  2. (n) a confectioner's shop
  3. (n) the occupation and skills of a confectioner



  1. Chicago chocolatier to buy Long Grove Confectionery

    Arway Confections to keep Long Grove's name and staff Chicago’s Arway Confections said Thursday it has inked a deal to buy Buffalo Grove’s Long Grove Confectionery Co.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. On verge of shutdown, Long Grove Confectionery gets new owner

    Long Grove Confectionery, a Buffalo Grove-based chocolate company, has been taken over by Chicago-based Arway Confectionaries. Arway's president, Craig Leva, says Long Grove will keep its name, all its employees, its factory and its retail store.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

  3. World Confectionery Market Analysed in In-Demand MarketLine Report Available at

    Growing at a 3.2% CAGR between 2007 and 2011, the global confectionery market generated USD 157,640 million in revenue by end-2011. Confectionary consumption volumes reached about 15,148 million kg in 2011.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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  1. Deighton said: "All major sports events have confectionery and ice cream products on sale and Cadbury will be highly responsible in their approach to young people." "Their ideas of how they would work in the community are very powerful and...
    on Oct 20, 2008 By: Paul Deighton Source:

  2. After a game at Hartford, Cherry said: "We're not going to go anywhere until we get a goalie. I've tried everyone except the guy who works in the confectionery store."
    on Jul 28, 2009 By: Don Cherry Source: Denver Post

  3. "As the number one manufacturer of confectionery products in the United States, we needed to upgrade our enterprise SAP system and verify that the architecture was sufficient to meet our performance and availability requirements. Using Mercury...
    on Dec 13, 2005 By: Arthur Murray Source: WebWire (press release)

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