FAQ

 

How do I determine which flavor is which?

All of our meltaways are individualy wrapped and color-coded so that you never have to guess which flavor you are about to eat!

  • Red: Solid Milk Chocolate
  • Blue: Solid Dark Chocolate
  • Gold: Milk Chocolate Mint
  • Green: Dark Chocolate Mint
  • Red Stripe: Milk Chocolate Raspberry
  • Gold Stripe: Milk Chocolate Coconut
  • Black Stripe: Milk Chocolate Mocha
  • Bronze (Brown): Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • Silver: Milk Chocolate Covered Caramel
  • Purple: Dark Chocolate Cherry
  • Orange: Dark Chocolate Orange

How much is shipping for online orders?
All orders are flat-rate $9.95 including necessary ice to anywhere in the United States.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes, However, not from the website.  To place an international order please e-mail todd@bakerscandies.com for an exact quote as international shipping costs often fluxuate greatly.

When do I have to order by for Christmas Delivery?

This can vary based on location; however, to be safe estimate 3-4 days from the time of order until delivery.

Can I get my order shipped guaranteed 2nd day or Over Night?

Yes, you can, please call in your order to our outlet store (402 789 2700) during normal business hours to arrange special shipping.

What are your outlet stores hours?
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 5p.m.

How do I find your outlet store?

Our outlet store is located at 831 S Baker St; Greenwood, NE 68366.  The exact half way point between Lincoln and Omaha on Hwy 6.  If you can find Greenwood, a town of 400 people, you'll have no trouble finding the Candy Factory. We can easily seen from the highway (just look for our candy cane striped sign!)

How many meltaways are in a pound?
Allowing for some variance we estimate about 50 pcs in any given pound of meltaways.

What are the Ingredients and Nutrition Facts of your Meltaways?

Serving Size: 6 pcs.
Calories: 230
Calories from fat: 130
Total Fat: 15g  23%
Saturated Fat: 9g  45%
Trans Fat: 0g
Cholesterol: 10mg  3%
Sodium: 35mg   1%
Total Carbohydrate: 24g   8%
Dietary Fiber: 1g  4%
Sugars: 22g
Protein: 3g
Calcium: 8%
Not a significant source of Vitamin A, C, or Iron

May contain the following ingredients: Milk chocolate(sugar, milk, cocoa butter, chocolate liquor, artificial color), semi sweet chocolate(sugar, chocolate liquor, cocoa butter, butterfat, natural flavors), lecithin(an emulsifier), vanillin(artificial flavor), palm kernel oil, partially defatted peanuts, non fat milk, salt, artificial flavors, peanuts, dextrose, hydrogenated vegetable oil, (may contain one or more of the following: cottonseed, rapeseed, soybean, monoglycerides) and/or molasses, peppermint oil, oil of orange, artificial raspberry flavor, tocopherol, cherry flavoring, coconut extract flavoring, all products may contain nuts.

What is the shelf life of the candy?
Chocolate is generally considered to be shelf-stable for very long periods of time. However, we recommend that it be consumed within four months of purchase to guarantee its utmost quality.

Are your chocolates gluten-free?
Yes, all of our chocolates are gluten-free.

Are your chocolates nut-free?
All of our meltaways are made in a factory that also processes nuts of all kinds; althought the chances of a nut contaminate are small we cannot guarantee that any of our products will not contain traces of nuts.  Soy is a principal ingredient in all of our meltaways.

 

Do you give tours?
Unfortunately, we cannot give tours for insurance reasons. Please see the "about us" page for an on-line look behind the scenes of how our chocolates are made.

Can you produce my meltaways in a different color wrap?
Yes, with a 10-pound minimum order we can wrap any flavor in any color. This excludes the caramels, however, which must remain in the silver wrap. Please allow three to four weeks notice for special orders and call the factory to arrange the order.

Can you do private labeling for my business?
Yes, private labeling is available. However, an initial $400 plate fee must be paid  in order to produce the aluminum printing plate. For more information please contact Valena at (402) 789-2700.

How do you ship the chocolates?
We ship via both UPS and the USPS, FOB Greenwood, Nebraska. For large orders we also ship via refrigerated truck.  If you have a shipping preference please indicate so with your order.

How is the chocolate shipped in the summer?
During the hot summer months, we ship by ice pack depending on the time, temperature, and distance. For summer shipping questions, please call Dianne Abel at (402) 789-2700.

Can I order by mail?
Yes! To order by mail simply download a copy of our catalog and a copy of our mail order form.

Mail completed order form to:
Baker's Candies
Box 88
Greenwood, NE 68366

Can I get a donation for my non profit group or charity?
Baker's Candies is very involved within the local community. All donation requests must be submitted in writing on the organization’s letterhead. Donation requests will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. We do not ship donations; they must be picked up in Greenwood during our regular business hours.