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Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

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If you’re looking for “THE” store for candies in New York, go to Economy Candy located in the Lower East Side in Manhattan.
Just 2 steps away from the pretty Orchard Street, it is an old school candy store.
Actually, I’m sure you can even pass by without noticing the location.
And that will be a real shame!
However, I’m pretty sure that as soon as you step in the store I bet you’ll come out with a bag of candies 🙂

Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

What’s the history behind the store?

Economy Candy opened its doors in 1937 in a Jewish/Italian neighborhood on the lower East Side.

3 generations and 76 years later, this candy store continues to supply New Yorker with sweets and dentists with patients 🙂

Candy Aisle

What Economy Candy offers?

This store is no bigger than 646 ft2 (60 m2) and offers hundreds of different kinds of candies including old fashioned and hard to find but also new candies!!!

You will see that from top to bottom, candies are everywhere. You don’t know where to look when you enter the store for the first time.

Counter

You’ll find all sorts of M&M’s, gumdrops, giant lollipops and even PEZ candies just like we had when we were kids. If you pay attention on the picture above, you can see Giant PEZ!!! 🙂
It’s best to show everything in pictures:

Shelves
M&M's
Candy Bars
Gumballs
Economy Candy, the candy store in New York
Economy Candy, the candy store in New York
Economy Candy, the candy store in New York
Economy Candy, the candy store in New York
Economy Candy, the candy store in New York
Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

How does it work at checkout?

Most candies are priced according to their weight on this old fashioned scale.

Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

You can also buy the candies in individual packages, just like this:

Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

Is this store offering other things?

Yes, Economy Candy is selling old-fashioned games such as farting cushions, harmonicas and more! Everything to make a modern kid happy.

Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

Economy Candy, the candy store in New York

Where's Economy Candy?

Economy Candy is located in Lower East Side!
Website: www.economycandy.com
Address: 108 Rivington St, New York NY

Conclusion

Economy Candy is a store that will be greatly appreciated by the entire family. In each shelf, you’ll recall some memories and stories about a particular candy.
It’s a great tip in Lower East Side, New York.
Enjoy 😉

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