60 Seconds with: Jack Warburton

What do you do?

I’m a Commercial Executive - I work with Miranda on the ‘out of home’ channel, with a more specific focus on the independent retailers.

What’s your favourite flavour?

Sour Watermelon - especially the new ones!

Why?

It’s the most unique flavour, and now it’s super juicy!

If you could develop your own flavour, what would it be?

Sloe Gin - guaranteed winner, appealing to the more sophisticated sweet eater and also gin lovers like myself.

What’s been your Candy Kittens career highlight so far?

Winning multiple awards at the Christmas party; very glad everyone appreciates my coffee making skills...

Did you always want to work in the sweet industry?

Well, when I started out I was looking for sales roles within the consumer goods industry. I wasn’t exactly looking into working for a sweet brand, but then when the opportunity arose I though, “what could be more fun than selling sweets!

When I grow up, I want to be...

Retired - on the golf course...

Top 3 songs on the Candy Kittens playlist?

Any songs from Max’s Friday bangers play- list. In no particular order: Paul Simon - You Can Call Me Al, Stormzy - Cold, Adele - When We Were Young. I think.

Who inspires you?

Elon Musk, I quite fancy a trip to Mars.

Top tip for anyone coming to London soon?

Call up Josh Spuyman, our Commercial Manager, he’s always keen for a pint!