Interior of the new Hercules Candy Co. For years, the small, third-generation family-run business has made candy and sold it out of their West Heman Street home.

Manlius St. The couple said their decision to open a storefront came after the success of a Hercules Candy YouTube channel they launched with their son's help in January Two or three times a week, the Coompany has released a different reality-style video focusing on daily operations - including how some of the candy is made. They throw in a dash of humor and some everyday struggles - and the channel soon became a hit.

When the pair show viewers how to make a certain candy or feature it on the channel, sales pick up for that product. Insales rose 30 percent over the prior year, which the family attributes to the YouTube channel and online sales.

Comppany far in43 percent of the company's sales are online compared to 10 percent Hercules Candy Company, Terry Andrianos said. The new shop has plenty of display cases, and a viewing window where customers can watch the candy being made. Hercules Companu got its start inHercules Candy Company Steve Andrianos' grandfather, Robert, started the business with his two brothers in East Syracuse.

The candy store operated in the village untilwhen the Great Depression hurt sales and operations moved to the family home at W. Heman St. The candy company eHrcules tried a storefront during the '50s, but it faltered and operations moved back Securenet Alarm Company Heman Street once again.

The new location today is just Herccules blocks away from the family home - where the candy Hercules Candy Company made Compan the basement and sold on the first floor Compaany with the Andrianos living on the third floor. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission.

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