Iconic Japanese candy featured in ‘Grave of the Fireflies’ discontinued
Sakuma’s Drops candy will be discontinued as its maker, Tokyo-based Sakuma Seika Co., goes out of business.
Established by Sojiro Sakuma i...
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Netizens suspect man giving candy to Studio Ghibli trick-or-treaters is Hayao Miyazaki
Trick-or-treaters who visited Studio Ghibli last week may have been given candy by none other than Hayao Miyazaki himself.
On Thursday, the ...
Hi-Chew bids farewell to its green apple flavor after 40 years
The Japanese candy Hi-Chew is retiring its green apple flavor, which was first introduced in 1982.
Morinaga, the company behind the candy,...
The White Rabbit Candy Ice Cream Hype Takes a Shocking Turn
Stateside fans of the iconic White Rabbit candy were ecstatic over the news that the favorite milky treat from their childhood was being sol...
White Rabbit Candy is Now an Ice Cream Flavor in Los Angeles
White Rabbit, the iconic Chinese milk candy, is now an ice cream flavor.
Wanderlust Creamery has reportedly recreated the creamy goodness of...
10 Delicious Snacks You Can ONLY Find in Japan
Japan is known for a lot of things, but while manga and video games may receive varying degrees of affection depending on who you ask, there...
Woman Annihilates Opponent in Cotton Candy Eating Contest, Becomes Instant Celebrity
There’s a lot of bad news out there, but that doesn’t mean you have to digest it all the time.
In fact, why not take a break and...
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Boy Goes Viral After Filling Empty Trick-or-Treat Bowl With His Own Candy
A teenage trick-or-treater caught filling another person’s empty bowl of candy for Halloween is winning praise on social media for his gener...
Chinese Parents Accidentally Feed 3-Year-Old Daughter Plastic Balls They Thought Were Candy
A Chinese couple had to rush their 3-year-old daughter to the hospital after she was fed polymer balls that were mistaken for sweets.
20 Pictures That Prove the Japanese Make the Most Beautiful Candy in the World
If any country were to win the award for having the smallest and cutest things it would be Japan. The Asian country has an obsession with al...