April 12, 2024

Local candy company selected as big box store supplier

It looks like San Antonio based Alamo Candy company is going national in a deal with big box store giant Walmart. The national giant chain selected Alamo Candy co. at their annual “Open Call” event at their corporate office.

The annual casting call for local based businesses that help support American jobs. On June 18th, the local candy company showcased their products and was given the green light to sell in Walmart stores nationwide.

Alamo Candy co. employs 40 to 50 San Antonian’s producing about 70 different classic and original products. With the deal, the company expects to expand production and this will cause job creation depending on demand.