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Workers sort sour gummy worm candy before packagin at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm candy moves along the production line at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Workers move products past a Lemonhead candy mural at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Candy is mixed and cooked before being molded into Trolli brand gummy worm candy during production at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Trolli brand mini sour gummy worms sit in candy molds during production at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Raw materials used in the production of Trolli brand gummy worm candy is seen in the kitchen area at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm candy moves along the production line at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm candy moves along the production line at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm candy moves down a conveyor belt on the production line at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm candy moves down a conveyor belt on the production line at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm candy moves down a conveyor belt on the production line at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A worker sorts sour gummy worm candy before packaging at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Trolli brand sour gummy candy falls through a shoot during packaging at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Trolli brand sour gummy candy falls through a shoot during packaging at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A spool of labels for Trolli brand evil twin gummy candy is seen during packaging at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
A worker boxes up packages of Trolli brand evil twin gummy candy at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Trolli brand mini sour gummy worms sit in candy molds during production at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Sour gummy worm sit candy molds during production at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Workers sort sour gummy worm candy before packagin at the Ferrara Candy Co. facility in Forest Park, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2015. On average, each American will spend $74.00 on candy, costumes, and decorations for Halloween in 2015, topping $6.9 billion in total spending according to the National Retail Federation's Halloween Consumer Spending Survey. Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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With Halloween rapidly approaching, candy production is in full swing. The Ferrara Candy Co. located in Forest Park, Illinois, produces many classic candy favorites, like Lemonhead, Trolli Brite Crawlers, Red Hots and Now and Later. Take a look at the photos above for a mouthwatering peek into candy creation.

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