Milk Chocolate Candy Cane Bark

20171120_094304Milk chocolate candy cane bar is now ready, to go along with the dark chocolate version. Another tasty treat for the upcoming Christmas season to be enjoyed.

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Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse!

Mickey MouseNovember 18th is recognized as the birthday of the most famous mouse from Disney Studios. At 89 years young, Mickey Mouse continues to be an enduring favourite with fans of all ages. A selection of collectibles featuring Mickey and his friends are in stock. Do you have a Mickey fan on your Christmas list?

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Baker Maid Fruitcakes Are In!

Fruit cake openThey are here! Just in from New Orleans are the Baker Maid Fruitcakes. Fans of this treat will recall each slice is wrapped individually for maximum freshness. Three options are available – all light, all dark or assorted boxes. The assortment consists of dark, light, pineapple-apricot and pineapple-macadamia slices. They make a great gift for fruitcake lovers.  Supplies are limited so shop early.

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Russell Lott, 1931-2017


Russell Lott


Lott, Russell Warren  (March 29, 1931 – November 4, 2017) ~ Delivered; postage paid to heaven to join the bass section of heaven’s choir. Russ was the cherished husband of Nene, his loving wife of 61 years. He was the devoted and proud father of Marilyn (Patrick) Singh, Laurene (Andrew) Bayer, Graham (Susan) Lott, Sandy (Jeff) Page, Rodney Lott (Carolyne Siebert) and the late Brenda Brown. He will also be lovingly remembered by his 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. As one of the founding partners of the accounting firm of Robinson, Lott and Brohman, he was a well respected businessman, known for his integrity. He touched many peoples’ lives through his involvement at First Baptist Church, McMaster Divinity College, his support of overseas missionary families, the Guelph Philatelic Society, the Guelph Businessman’s Club and the Wellington Men’s Club Choir. He will be truly missed by all who knew him. Cremation has taken place. Friends may call at the GILCHRIST CHAPEL – McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph from 1 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15th and are invited to share a Celebration of Life to be held at First Baptist Church 255 Woolwich Street Guelph at 10:30 a.m. on November 16, 2017 with a reception to follow in the church hall.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Camp Hermosa (the camp address and phone number are valid May – September only) or Matthew House would be appreciated.  We invite you to leave your memories and donations online at:

We will not open until 1 pm today in order to share in the Celebration of Life of this long time family member of Candies of Merritt.

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Only One Month Left…

Star Wars mugs and DeathstarFor fans of a galaxy far, far away the countdown continues – one month until Star Wars: The Last Jedi has it’s full North American release. Whether you are a fan of the new characters or the original trilogy cast we have some interesting gift ideas in stock.

Come see our full selection of other cinema, television and pop culture gifts.

A quick note to our customers – on Thursday November 16th we will only be open from 1 to 9 pm.

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