Marc Summers: Halloween candy is always great to eat but here is one that can also be a part of your custom, Wax Fangs you remember this? Before chewing gum was made people were chewing wax and for decades wax lips and fangs it’s been a fun favorite. So, now we’re going to take you into the place that’s still specializes in turning hot liquid wax into kissable creations. They’re weird, they’re wacky, and they’re wax.
Wax fangs are the ultimate Halloween novelty, heart candy, heart custom.
Interviewee: I like wax paint because they’re fun and because you can eat them on the same time there wax.
Marc Summers: Kids are inviting into this babies since the 1940’s when the Glen Confection Company first started making the monster is mounts. But if you’re think it, hey I though they stop making those, you’re right. Wax fangs and lips when out of production for five years in the mid 1990’s. Then the American candy Company took over and started turning them out again in 1997. Now, wax fang are sold in all kinds of places all year round but most folks still get there fangs for one special day.
Interviewee: Trick or Treat.
Gaylon Warrington: It’s a product that you used by some over costumers you around but predominately is still a Halloween product.
Interviewer: So its Halloween approaches things get very busy at the wax fang factory. The fang start out is the super hot mix of melted wax which is then colored red for lips or white for the fangs. Now, the manufacturers are saying exactly what is in the wax but they are sure it’s perfectly safe to eat.
Gaylon Warrington: These are all FDA prove, there is an inedible product.
Interviewer: The colored wax is also given a slight cherry flavoring and then the liquid is courted in the liquid fang molds. The form fang is going to pull down, taken out of the molds and tumble around to clean off any extra wax bits. Workers then expect each set to make sure the fangs are in good form. The rejects are waited out. And all the mouse the past master are put in the beans to be pack and ship. During the pre Halloween preparations, the factory can make almost 100,000 pieces of packer each day. That’s really good news for the fangs fans. Of course the real debate about this dentures is do they taste as good as they look?
Interviewee: And there taste is kind of cherries, once you put them in your mouth and start chewing but then all of the cherries comes out if you ---- Interviewer: Okay, the----- to be that even if the flavors fade fast the fun last a long time.