Rocket Fizz

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Rocket Fizz
Industry Franchise chain of candy stores in the United States
Number of locations
58 (as of June 2015)
Products Candies and its own line of soft drinks
Website www.rocketfizz.com

Rocket Fizz is a franchise chain of candy stores in the United States.[1][2][3][4] The company markets a diverse variety of candies and produces its own line of soft drinks with unique flavors.[2][5][6] Its flagship store is located in Camarillo, California,[7] and most of the company's franchise stores are located in California.[4] The company also markets candies that are rare to find or in limited production by various manufacturers, such as those that were popular during the 1960s to 1980s.[1][8] As of February 2014, there are 42 Rocket Fizz store locations in the United States.[8]

Products[edit]

Rocket Fizz specializes in candy and soft drink products. For example, the franchise store in Beaverton, Oregon markets over 4,000 varieties of candy and over 500 varieties of soda drinks.[9] The company's franchise store in Cary, North Carolina markets over 1,200 varieties of candy and over 430 varieties of soft drinks.[8] Some of the company's beverages have been described as "novelty soft drinks".[10]

The company's soda products are marketed with the brand name Lester's Fixins.[5] A popular soda they produce is a bacon soda, which is also named "Bacon Soda".[2] At the company's Denver, Colorado store, bacon soda was described as the store's best-selling soda in 2012.[2] The variety of soft drinks offered by Rocket Fizz has been described by Indianapolis Monthly magazine as "overwhelming", and the quantity of candies offered was described as "copious amounts".[4]

Rocket Fizz also produces ranch dressing-flavored soda,[11] buffalo wing-flavored soda, coffee soda and one named dog drool, among others.[2][3]

The company also markets novelty items such as retro memorabilia and prank gifts.[9]

Locations[edit]

Rocket Fizz has store locations in the U.S. states of Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and Virginia.[1][2][9][12]

See also[edit]

  • Jones Soda – a company that sometimes produces unique flavors of soft drinks

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