Robot Candy Co. store closing

One of the first places that caught my attention on King Street was the Robot Candy Co., with its large T-Rex in the window, and eponymous machines on display. It was exactly the kind of place I’d like to shop for candy, inviting me to explore that kid-centered part of my brain that wishes to really just make things and eat sugar.

Imagine my disappointment, then, when I learned they were closing.
However, as reported in March by the Post and Courier, the store will be closing as the owners search for a new location in the downtown area. Until then, if you want to get their quirky and tasty candy, you’ll have to stock up before June 1st, or make the trip out to their Mt. Pleasant location.

Check out this panorama of the current store’s setup before it disappears.

Robot Candy Co.
Mount Pleasant
Belle Hall Shopping Center
Mt. Pleasant SC 29464
robotcandy.net

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About Joseph DiDomizio

A multimedia writer and visual artist, Joseph explores the way art and technology intersects, enriches, and creates communities. His commitment to urban development and the arts shows through in his video, graphic design, and written work, most recently seen in The Syracuse New Times. He continues to explore the possibilities, implications, and applications of interactive and multimedia storytelling, with specialties in visual arts, video, film, urban development, and music. Joseph is currently pursuing an M.A. in Arts Journalism at Syracuse University, and holds a B.A. in Media Study from the University at Buffalo.

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