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    While you are shopping with us at our retail locations in Historic Downtown Bedford and Pleasant Valley Shopping Center Altoona, visit our Rita's of Bedford and Altoona to pick up your favorite COOL treat.

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    Homemade Chocolates and Sweet Treats in Bedford, PA and Altoona, PA

    Bedford Candies is a family-owned and operated candy store in Bedford, PA and Altoona, PA selling gourmet popcorn, chocolate and other delectable treats. Bedford Candies is your one-stop shop for mouth-watering sweets and gifts. We pride ourselves on making homemade chocolates, popcorn, fudge, milkshakes, sundaes, Italian ice, dog treats and holiday-themed desserts with the utmost care and attention to detail.

    Today, dedicated employees of Bedford's renowned chocolate and popcorn store carry on the tradition of handmade treats and hand-dipped gourmet chocolates. We make all chocolates in small batches with an emphasis on quality, precision and novelty.

    We can ship all of our gourmet popcorn, chocolates and candies anywhere in the U.S. perfect for gift giving. Whether you're looking for special occasion favors or a giveaway for a birthday, anniversary, baby shower, corporate gathering or holiday celebration, Bedford Candies has got you covered! Let us customize any gift for a special individual or the entire office. We take the stress out of giving gifts by wrapping and shipping any of our gourmet items right to your doorstep.

    Other advantages of choosing Bedford Candies as your gourmet treat supplier in Bedford & Altoona, PA, include:

    • We make our hand-dipped chocolates, gourmet popcorn and homemade fudge fresh with the finest ingredients.
    • Sweet treats from Bedford Candies are readily available. We have two retail locations one in historic Bedford, PA, and the other in the Pleasant Valley Shopping Center in Altoona, PA plus an online store where you can browse all your favorite treats.
    • With Bedford Candies' online store, you can customize your gifts for any occasion. Add a personalized note to your order or pick out your desired popcorn flavors for any custom popcorn tin.
    • Our trusted and reliable family-owned business offers something for everyone and every budget.
    • We offer the highest quality gourmet treats at competitive prices.
    • Our friendly customer service representatives make ordering easy from start to finish.

    Gourmet Popcorn Store in Bedford & Altoona, PA

    Our delectable popcorn treats include varieties such as:

    • Buffalo and Ranch Gourmet Popcorn
    • Caramel Peanut Gourmet Popcorn
    • Caramel with Milk Chocolate and Sea Salt Gourmet Popcorn
    • Cupcake Gourmet Popcorn
    • Cinnamon Bun Gourmet Popcorn
    • Peanut Butter Meltie Gourmet Popcorn
    • Spider Gourmet Popcorn
    • Movie Theater Gourmet Popcorn
    • Dill Pickle Gourmet Popcorn
    • And more

    Bedford & Altoona PA, Candy Store

    From hand-dipped gourmet chocolates to nostalgic candies, Bedford Candies offers something for everyone and every budget. Besides gourmet popcorn, our chocolate store in Bedford & Altoona, PA, provides the following sweet treats:

    • Milkshakes
    • Sundaes
    • Italian ice
    • Candies
    • Fudge
    • Gourmet sets
    • Sweet treats for special occasions

    Sweet Treats and Sundaes

    Bedford Candies offers a wide selection of sweet treats, nuts, sundaes, holiday-themed treats, fudge and dog treats. Give your furry friend a tasty alternative to their usual doggie biscuit with both yogurt- and peanut butter-flavored dog treats in a wide range of shapes and sizes.

    Rita's Italian Ice and Frozen Custard in Bedford & Altoona, PA

    Are you having a craving for Italian ice or frozen custard? If so, head on over to our Rita's Italian ice and frozen custard store. We offer delicious hot fudge sundaes, waffle bowl sundaes and waffle cones along with a variety of Italian ice and frozen custard flavors. Some of our favorites include:

    • Blue Raspberry
    • Cherry
    • Swedish Fish
    • Mango
    • Georgia Peach
    • Sugar-Free Rootbeer
    • Cotton Candy
    • Mango Strawberry
    • Marshmallow Peanut Butter
    • Cookie Dough Frozen Custard
    • Reese's Peanut Butter Mudslide Frozen Custard
    • Cotton Candy Confetti Frozen Custard
    • And much more

    Our History

    Bedford Candies was founded in 1929 by George B. Sotirokos in the heart of Historic Bedford, Pennsylvania. The store was owned and operated by three generations of Sotirokos'. Steve Sotirokos was the third generation of Sotirokos' and successfully ran the business from 1979 to 2010. Steve then retired from the candy business but has left the store in the hands employee, Tammy Wiley. Tammy strives for the same excellence that the store has achieved for over 80 years and continues to create high quality chocolates that cannot be found anywhere else

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