LOS ANGELES — Rock Candy Toys, the popular new colorful toy line has been nominated in five novelty categories for the adult industry’s biggest night, the 2019 XBIZ Awards.
Notable award nominations include Pleasure Products Company of the Year and Innovative Sex Toy of the Year, which spotlights the Rock Candy Gummy Vibe.
Rock Candy has received nominations in the following award categories.
Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Sex Toys
Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Design (Gummy Vibe)
Excellence in Product Packaging
Marketing Campaign of the Year ('Treat Yourself')
New Pleasure Products Company of the Year
“We are deeply honored to wrap up our first year with not just one, but five XBIZ Awards Nominations for outstanding innovation across multiple categories,” said CEO David Joseph. He continued, “even before Rock Candy came to life, we set out to create something that our industry had not seen before. Our very first nominations validate the progress and impact Rock Candy has made the last 10 months.”
The Rock Candy Toys team is comprised of award-winning adult industry veterans, with combined expertise that spans over a century.
The company says it has remained intentional throughout the product development process, aiming to inspire playfulness and joy in the bedroom, which has garnered ample positive feedback from retailers and consumers alike.
Spearheading product development is Keith Caggiano, who states, “being able to make a memorable impact across multiple categories is 100 percent due to a collective effort across the entire Rock Candy team. These nominations are truly a testament to their creativity, hard work, talent and expertise.” He continued, “to have that hard work recognized with so many prestigious nominations makes it all worthwhile."
Rock Candy’s line of candy-themed sex toys also includes a full-range merchandising program for retailers, including custom hanging signs, plan-o-gram, and the acclaimed vintage-inspired Candy Shoppe tube dispenser for countertop or slatwall.
The annual gala takes place Jan. 17 at the towering Westin Bonaventure in downtown Los Angeles.
Joseph concluded, “Rock Candy would like to thank the XBIZ team for making this event happen. We look forward to celebrating with our respected industry peers in January.”
Voting begins November 21.