SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers announced today that the all-new Hoffman's Chocolates retail location at BB&T Center is now open.
Located outside of sections 108-112 Hoffman's Chocolates joins the "The Sweet Zone" with IT'SUGAR allowing fans many sweet choices to enjoy during Florida Panthers home games. The in-arena space will offer ice cream and more. The new store will feature the brand's signature look and feel and all the fun, sweetness and celebration that have become synonymous with the Hoffman's Chocolates brand. The in-arena space will feature pre-packaged selections from Hoffman's Chocolates more than 70 types of chocolates and confectionary items including a wide variety of gourmet chocolates, double-dipped chocolate-covered pretzels, customized chocolate drenched cookies, chocolate-covered strawberries, caramel apples, coconut cashew crunch and ice cream.
"We're so pleased to add Hoffman's Chocolates to our in-arena offerings," said Anthony Hill, Florida Panthers Director of Corporate Partnerships. "They are not only a stand out local community pillar, but also a delicious addition to the game day experience."
"Aligning our brand with the Panthers and the BB&T Center was a natural progression from our existing partnership with the Panthers at Winter Wonderland in Greenacres for the past two years. It has been a great experience to work with them in our community and we are excited to continue our relationship.," said Randall Vitale, President of Hoffman's Chocolates. "Our new location in the BB&T Center will provide Panthers fans with the opportunity to satisfy their sweet tooth before, during and after events!"
This Saturday, Oct. 20, the first 2,000 children under the age of 18 who visit the new Hoffman's Chocolates in-arena location wearing a Halloween costume will receive a special treat.
Hoffman's Chocolates currently has stores in Greenacres, Boca Raton, Palm Beach Gardens, Delray Beach, Downtown Fort Lauderdale, Plantation, Weston, and the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. For more information or to find a Hoffman's Chocolates location near you, please visit www.Hoffmans.com or follow on social media at www.facebook.com/hoffmanschoc, www.instagram.com/hoffmanschocolate, or www.twitter.com/hoffmanschoc.
About Hoffman's Chocolates
Headquartered in Greenacres, Florida, Hoffman's Chocolates is a manufacturer of gourmet chocolates, with eight retail locations throughout South Florida, and mobile food truck, The Sweet Ride. The tradition of legendary chocolates began over 40 years ago in a small chocolate shop in Lake Worth with a commitment to use the finest and freshest ingredients from around the world. The Hoffman's Chocolates Factory in Greenacres is a popular tourist destination where guests from all over the world are greeted by the aroma of slow-simmering chocolate and caramel and watch the art of candy making first hand at its observation windows. The company is notable for its elaborate December holiday displays, including the Hoffman's Winter Wonderland, and products such as gift baskets and chocolate covered pretzels. Hoffman's Chocolates product lines includes over 70 varieties of confections (all hand made using time honored traditions of candy making). Hoffman's Chocolates are available via its retail store locations, thru online distribution channels and by direct shipping throughout the U.S. It has been a favorite local brand for residents throughout Florida. For more information, please visit www.Hoffmans.com.