First of all, you should draw a business plan which should be according to the capital investment you have in your pocket at the moment. Make sure you have made a complete survey of business growth in your area by evaluating the competitors.
You should apply for the business license in order to make your candy store business legal. It will help you avoiding certain problems that many people face who are working without licenses.
If you can afford, hire a few confectioners and try to produce candies without paying extra amount by purchasing candies from different confectioners. It will save your time and also will save you a lot of money.
Try to invest the money from your own pocket at first and avoid taking loans. However, if you feel that your candy store business is going well and there is a need of its expansion, then you can take loan.
For getting loan, you need to contact to a loan officer and set up a meeting plan with him. Take your income proof with you which will help you in getting loan without facing any hassle.
After getting loan, you should search for the best location for opening the second branch of your candy store. Make sure that the area has a potential for you to grow in your business.
Use different mediums of advertisement like newspaper, local business magazines, banners, pamphlets etc which will help you in getting attention of people in your area and your candy store will have regular customers.