Sweet! Hollywood, at the Hollywood & Highland Center, in Hollywood, Calif., is sure to appeal to anyone in need of a sugar rush. The candy megastore features more than 200 types of gummy candies, 140 flavors of chewing gum, 250 types of lollipops, 300 different chocolate bars and more.
Designed by Richard Altuna, the 30,000-sq.-ft. store is fashioned as a one-of-a-kind retail entertainment experience, with 12 themed boutiques. Shoppers can create custom chocolate bars in the Chocolate Lab, witness candy art shows, check out the tasting machines, and play interactive games. And just for fun, there is a musical staircase.
Sweet! Hollywood plans to expand internationally in the coming years.