It’Sugar opens its first Canadian branch in Alberta

Did you also grow up painfully envious of Charlie’s kids and the chocolate factory? Well, as long as you live in or visit Alberta, you can live out your Willy Wonka fantasy when giant American candy chain It’Sugar opens its first and only Canadian location at the West Edmonton Mall.

Known for its over-the-top displays, exclusive flavors and novelty offerings, this beloved retailer was founded in 2006 and has since grown to 100 stores in 26 states, making it one of the largest specialty candy retailers worldwide.

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According to Edmonton newspaper.

Similar to its sister stores, shoppers can also expect a ton of popular brands such as Sour Patch Kids, Oreo, Nerds, and Funkopop to name a few.

Want to check it out for yourself?

It’Sugar opens to the public on August 11 – so get ready, Alberta!

There really is nothing sweeter!


Where: 8882 170 St NW #1820, Edmonton
Instagram: @itsugar

Rachel J. Bradford