About Us

The Candy Buffet Company is what no other candy buffet company can claim to be - truly unique. While our competitors have their eyes on us, we have our eyes on you and your event. But how exactly are we unique?

Original Ideas

The Candy Buffet Company is the original candy buffet supplier - hundreds of rivals owe their designs to the creative genius of our professional stylists.

  • Every Buffet Individually Styled
  • Full Theme Research
  • Carefully Compiled Candy Plans
  • Custom Artwork
  • Quality Assurance On All Buffets

Service Quality

No other provider maintains the same level and commitment to customer service. From initial enquiry to post-event follow up, experience the difference.

  • Your Own Event Manager
  • On-site Uniformed Attendants
  • ABIA State Finalists
  • Winner Aust. Achiever Award
  • Venue's Preferred Supplier
  • 2016 ABS Champion
  • 2016 Telstra Business Awards

Peace Of Mind

We know the horror stories of our relatively new industry. We are the experts in the industry; we've been here from the beginning!

  • $20 Million Public Liability
  • Food-Handling Licenses
  • Company-Wide Training
  • Standard Company Procedures
  • Sanitary Glassware Storage Conditions
  • GST registered Pty Ltd
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Why We Are The Very Best Candy Buffet Company Around!

Looking for a candy buffet that will blow your guests away? At The Candy Buffet Company, our team of design specialists can provide you with a feast that will dazzle both the eyes and the taste buds.

Contact The Candy Buffet Company today, to receive information on the perfect solution for you.

Making your event unique can be a challenge, but The Candy Buffet Company is dedicated to presenting an original lolly bar design that matches the theme and mood of your event. Candy buffets can be bright and child-like or sophisticated and decadent - whatever the requirement, you can rest assured we can supply a lolly buffet to match.

Whether you want to cap off a wedding reception for your family and friends or create a talking point for your work colleagues at your corporate event, candy buffets are a cost-effective idea that is bold and high-profile. A candy buffet makes a real statement! There are many reasons why a candy buffet is the perfect idea for your next event, including:

  • The child-like wonder it creates in your guests - your guests literally are "kids in a candy shop!" - with a lolly bag to fill with goodies!
  • Guests take their lolly box with them, leaving them with a souvenir for the next day
  • A candy bar is a great ice-breaker for corporate events
  • Sweets you haven't eaten for years are available - gob-stoppers, baci balls, humbugs and rock candy, you name it we've got it!

The Candy Buffet Company provides a combination of classic and contemporary lollies housed in stunning apothecary glassware with lolly scoops that smack of yesteryear. Our tablecloths are also specially selected to ensure that the candy buffet serves as the perfect backdrop to your event. Even if your party has no set theme, our design experts are ready with plenty of suggestions to ensure that the candy buffet suits your event to a tee.

Contact The Candy Buffet Company  - our lolly buffet design experts can explain the options which are most suitable for you.

Events Suited To A Candy Buffet

Candy buffets are perfect for any event - weddings, birthdays, kids parties, anniversaries, corporate events, product launches, movie nights, bar mitzvahs, bat mitzvahs, and yes, even at a wake.

Corporate Events

Provide a little of the unexpected for your next corporate event with a candy buffet. Designed to match your company colours or your event theme, a candy bar will create the atmosphere you are looking for. Your guests will graze throughout the night or scoop up a sample as they head home for the night. However you would like the lolly buffet presented, you can be sure that it will be a talking point for all of your guests, both young and old. We even create custom company candy products for your employees or distinguished guests.

Weddings

Your guests have wined, dined and danced and for many weddings, the function has run out of ideas. Roll out the wedding candy buffet! Guests of all ages will flock to it, cackling away as they fill their lolly bags or lolly boxes with forbidden goodies. And when you ask anybody the next day what they remember most (besides the beautiful bride), we guarantee it will be the candy buffet. See what our brides have to say!

Birthdays

We recommend the candy buffet hold pride of place upon your guest's arrival - as the party unfolds, you can watch as people begin to hover over the candy buffet, desperate to get a taste of some sweet, sweet love. If yours is a kids party, don't even bother trying to hold the kids back! Let them pack their own lolly bag that they can then collect at the end of the party. And as for the theme, be it "Under The Sea", "Super Heroes", "Hollywood Rockstar" or "Halloween", The Candy Buffet Company will supply a lolly buffet to match.

We are dedicated to providing the most elegant, yet fun candy buffet available, to ensure your guests leave your event with a smile! Get a free price quotation to determine if a lolly buffet that is right for you.

See a recent blog on one of our team members here.

What is a Candy Buffet?

A Candy Buffet is beautiful display of delicious candy that is personally designed to complement the colour and theme of your event. Candy Buffets provide a beautiful backdrop and delicious decor for Weddings, Red Carpet Events, Fashion Launch, Product Launch, Expo Events, Mat Mitzvahs, Mar Mitzvahs, Birthday Parties, Engagement Parties, Corporate events you name it you need one!!!

Why should I Include a Candy Buffet at my event?

Candy Buffets are unique and unforgettable. Candy Buffets provide your lucky guests with a totally unforgettable experience that will have their tongues wagging for ages. It can also serve as an alternative to bonboniere or can be combined with beautiful cakes and presented as a divine dessert buffet. Everyone loves a lolly buffet.

Are Candy Buffets a good Idea for weddings?

Yes, they are the hottest item for a wedding reception right now.  Did you know "The Knot" has ranked candy buffets in their "Top 3 Wedding Reception Trends" Candy Buffets are a fabulous way for guests to mingle with each other. Watch your guests eyes light up as they shovel candy with gusto into their sweet bags. We  also custom design lolly bags and lolly boxes to add that extra special touch and also include your own message or logo. Many brides are replacing the traditional wedding cake with a beautifully designed lolly bar.

How much candy do you provide?

At The Candy Buffet Company we calculate based on your guest numbers. We've been creating lolly bars for years, we have this down to a science!

What are my choices of candy?

Whether it be rock candy, chocolate varieties, jelly lollies or something sour, we can pretty much get our hands on most lollies - if you have a special request, all you have to do is ask. We have done all the hard work. We have found Australia's best candy bar suppliers and we are very excited to share their lollies with you!

Will you come to my event's location and set everything up?

Absolutely! We do all the work leaving you to concentrate on looking fabulous & enjoy.

How much does a Candy Buffet cost?

Please contact us for a free quote.

Can you provide an attendant to maintain the Candy Buffet during the event?

Yes. For an additional fee, we can provide a friendly Candy Buffet attendant(s) to top up the buffet and assist your guests as required.

Who is responsible for set up, tear down, & clean up?

We are! At The Candy Buffet Company, this is why we're in business!  We arrive at least 2 hours prior the commencement of your event to setup your candy bar.   After the event, The Candy Buffet Company will package all remaining lollies and, if requested, leave in a safe place for your "midnight feast stash"

How long can I have the Candy Buffet at my event?

As long as you like. If your event stretches out over a few days we can discuss a range of strategies on how to achieve the best outcome.

What are the table & linen requirements?

It is imperative that we have a sturdy, strong table to support the candy buffet and the containers. If you don't have a table, no worries! We have plenty on hand. We can provide linens or the venue may prefer to supply linens.  Any linens or speciality linens will need to be available to our set up crew upon our arrival. Please reconfirm these requirements with your caterer or banquet manager before the event so there is no delay in the set up of the Candy Buffet.

What happens if a guest accidentally breaks a container?

Accidents do happen and we can sort this out after your event. A valid credit card is required and breakages or stolen items will be charged to the card. A list of pricing is available upon request. Our beautiful glassware is hand picked and special delivered, so we take great care in handling.

Do you provide the decorations for around the Candy Buffet?

The Candy Buffet itself is the ultimate decoration of any table. Of course, you are more than welcome to provide any additional decorations if you so desire.

I'm planning an outdoor wedding; can the Candy Buffet be used outdoors?

Yes.  We are able to offer our Candy Buffet anywhere.  The table must be in an area that is completely level.

What areas do you service?

We service all areas across Australia.

Do you require reservations & a deposit?

Yes, we require a signed contract and a 50% deposit at the time of booking the remaining 50% is payable 1 month prior to the event date. We can also work around payment arrangements.

Can we get the Candy Buffet to match my event colours and theme?

Absolutely. Our Candy Buffet designers are the envy industry and are renowned for their inspiring creativity. We love what we do and it shows.

What happens the day of the event?

If your event is at a venue, we will have already contacted your coordinator to discuss our needs. The day of the event, we will set up your custom Candy Buffet at least 2 hours before your guests arrive. Then you can watch in amazement as your guests get a glance at your Candy Buffet!  At the end of the event, we will return to pack up the candy bar while you bask in the glory of a successful event.

OK, I want a Candy Buffet, what happens next?

Good move! The next step is to give us a call at 1300 924 427, get a quote online or send us an email. We can discuss your lolly buffet requirements and outline a range of options to ensure you get the exact candy buffet to meet your needs.

If you have been presented with a number of possibilities for your candy buffet and are still undecided, let us make the decision an easy one.

10 REASONS TO CHOOSE US
  • We are both designers and culinary experts - we know what looks good and what tastes good.
  • Our work speaks for itself. Every one of our clients has has raved about the extraordinary experience they've had with our candy buffets. See our testimonials section for more details.
  • The Candy Buffet Company is the ONLY certified food-handling candy/lolly buffet business in Australia - why risk unhygienic and contaminated lollies at your next event?
  • We are Australia's only nationwide candy buffet provider - Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Newcastle, Hobart, Sunshine Coast. You name it, we've been there and done it in style.
  • From your initial enquiry, you will find that our customer service is completely in tune with the successful outcome of your event. Contact us to discuss your event's requirements & how you envision your candy bar.
  • Our attendants are trained, professional and engaging, delighting guests with the candy buffet and their personalities.
  • Our suppliers are second to none - presenting the very best candy buffet requires the very best suppliers.
  • The apothecary jars are washed at 80 degrees Celsius and sanitised, meaning that each lolly bar has freshly cleaned glassware.
  • We love lollies! We know how important it is to capture the child-like wonder of being offered unlimited, delicious lollies displayed in a gorgeous lolly buffet!
  • Your guests will never forget it. Months after they have disappeared, our candy buffets are still the talk of the town!

If you still have questions, feel free to contact us. Call now on 1300 924 427, get a quote online or send us an email. Let us make your event one to remember.

Corporate Clients Trust The Candy Buffet Company

Thinking of having a corporate lolly buffet at your next event? The Candy Buffet Company is the chosen supplier for many familiar companies. With locations throughout Australia, we can setup the same lolly buffet in multiple locations on the same day. Our corporate clients return to us event after event, year after year.

Use your company logo on the lolly box or create a unique design. Additionally, we will style the lolly bar to match your corporate colours (including the candy). Add personalised chocolate bars, customised lollipops or other custom company lollies and your guests will be in awe!

Here are just a few of our corporate clients. Check out our Instagram page to see more or see our gallery with examples.

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See custom company candy products here.

Get a free price quote for your next event here.

Lolly Buffet - The Best in the Business

 

How Do We Compare? Others Us
Your own dedicated event manager
Wide range of candy options
Personalised artwork
$20 Million liability insurance
Food handling licensed premises
Nation wide capacity
Ability to handle events with only 4 hours notice
Trained and uniformed staff
Standardised company policies and procedures
Stunning Centrepieces available for you to choose
Stunning Award winning candy buffets

 

See for yourself, no business can compare to The Candy Buffet Company. We are the lolly buffet experts. We're the original lolly buffet business! Our nationwide presence allows us to create beautiful lolly bars at multiple locations on the same day!

The Candy Buffet Company is the most award winning candy buffet company in Australia!! We have won more awards in the past 6 years than all of our competitors combined!  It is no wonder that so many corporate and private events choose to trust The Candy Buffet Company with their event.

Industry Awards include:

  • 2017 ABIA Finalist and 3rd Place Special Services Category
  • 2016 Telstra Business Award Finalist
  • 2016 Word Of Mouth - 5 Star Service Award Winner
  • 2016 Australian Achiever Awards Winner
  • 2016 ABIA Finalist
  • 2015 Australian Small Business Champion Finalist
  • 2015 Word of Mouth - 5 Star Service Award Winner
  • 2014 Australian Achiever Awards Winner
  • 2014 Australian Small Business Champion Winner
  • 2013 Telstra Business Awards Nominee
  • 2011 AIBA Finalist

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Read here about the reasons to choose us.

See our work in our gallery here.

We are proud of our most recent achievement as a finalist in the Telstra Business Awards 2016. Read more about the our Telstra Business Award here.

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