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Founder Spotlight: Candy Cutlery

Founder Spotlight: Candy Cutlery

Read the original article on Founders Spotlight The most delectable edible cutlery you’ll ever have the pleasure of tasting! Think of every flavour imaginable, and then some! If you’re looking to be environmentally conscious and feel rewarded by a sweet treat for it, then TUF Candy have the perfect solution for you. Made with love in Ontario, this startup offers single use edible spoons & shot glasses perfect for any occasion. What’s truly astonishing about this company is its founders: Lyn, Liyan and Daniel – all full time undergraduate students with a passion for sustainable development and business (talk about hitting the trifecta!!)...

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GTA company makes candy spoons and cups to curb plastic waste

GTA company makes candy spoons and cups to curb plastic waste

Read the original article on CBC.ca Candy Cutlery was founded in 2016 by three GTA entrepreneurs Lyn Chen came home from high school one day and saw her mom washing a plastic spoon. Her automatic response was, 'why would she bother when they're disposable?' But, after her mom explained that if they don't reuse it, it'll end up in the landfill, she reconsidered the need for plastic spoons at all. "Something really clicked for me there," said Chen, 20. Chen, who is an economics student at Queen's University, went on to co-found a company hoping to curb single-use plastic spoons by making...

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