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Goo Goo Shop Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration

We are excited to announce that we’ll be hosting a Grand Opening Celebration of the Goo Goo Shop on January 30th and 31st, 2015 and you are invited!

Grand opening celebration activities are all open to the public and will include:

  • Friday, January 30th
    • 10:30 a.m. – Ribbon cutting with the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce
    • 10:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Raffles, discounts, and samples of Premium Goo Goos throughout the day
    • 10:30 a.m. – First 25 customers to make a purchase receive a free Premium Goo Goo each month for a year
    • 10:30 a.m to 1:30 p.m. – Artist on hand to create fun caricatures of guests free of charge
  • Saturday, January 31st
    • 10:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Raffles, discounts, and samples of Premium Goo Goos throughout the day
    • 10:30 a.m. – First 25 customers to make a purchase receive a free Premium Goo Goo each month for a year
    • Noon to 4 p.m. – Artist on hand to create fun caricatures of guests free of charge

We hope to see you all there!

Goo Goo Appearance on The Walking Dead

SPOILER ALERT! If you’re a fan of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” and you haven’t yet watched the mid-season finale, then you may want to stop reading now and come back to this after you’ve watched.

Currently the #1 show on television, The Walking Dead’s mid-season finale episode last Sunday had the highest viewership in series history, watched by 14.8 million people. And Goo Goo Cluster appeared in the final scene– pretty cool!  Click here to watch the video.

 

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Hiring: Confectionery Kitchen Assistant

We have an immediate opening for a Confectionery Kitchen Assistant at our new Goo Goo Shop in downtown Nashville, TN. Below is a brief description of the position. Eligible applicants should send their resume to: googooshop@googoo.com.

Job Title: Confectionery Kitchen Assistant

Full-Time
$14/hr to start plus benefits

Open kitchen in a retail environment focused on the overall customer experience seeking highly organized and enthusiastic candidate with previous kitchen experience, pastry or confectionery preferred. Unique, fast-paced fun environment.

Responsibilities include:
• Daily preparation and production of candy product and packaging for retail sales; maintaining consistency and quality of product
• Receiving, unloading and storage of ingredients
• Upkeep/Cleanliness of kitchen to meet all codes inspections and requirements

Qualifications:
• Must be able to frequently lift up to 50 lbs.
• Must be able to interact with the public while multi-tasking
• General knowledge of basic sanitation guidelines
• Customer Service driven attitude
• Must be willing to work weekends, evenings and holidays

Goo Goo Shop Job Fair

The Goo Goo Shop is opening soon and we are ready to begin hiring retail sales associates. Outgoing, enthusiastic applicants are encouraged to apply.

On Thursday, June 19th and Friday, June 20th, we will be hosting a job fair from 1p.m. to 4p.m at 116 3rd Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37201.  So, bring your resume and spread the word.  Please note:  Previous retail experience is required.

Goo Goo on Travel Channel’s “Chow Masters”

 

Next Tuesday, April 22nd, a new show premieres on The Travel Channel and Goo Goo Clusters will make an appearance! Nashville Chef Brandon Frohne of Mason’s at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel will be featured on “Chow Masters” with his unique rendition of a BBQ sandwich, the Goo Goo Pig Biscuit.

There will be two other local chefs creating their dishes as well, and one of the three will win a $10,000 cash prize and the Golden Skillet award. Be sure to tune in!

Chow Masters on The Travel Channel
“Barbecue in Music City” episode
8:30 p.m., April 22nd, 2014

If you’d like to get out an mingle with other fans and actually taste the dish being featured, head over to Loews Vanderbilt Hotel for a viewing party in Mason Bar from 7-9 p.m. that evening. There will be samples of the Goo Goo Pig Biscuit and Goo Goo Clusters provided to everyone at the party!

For a preview of the show, click here.

Goo Goo Clusters Now in Harris Teeter

Harris Teeter Goo Goos

We’re happy to announce that you can now find all 3 varieties of Goo Goo Clusters in Harris Teeter stores!

To find Goo Goos near you, be sure to use our Store Locator.