Sharapova Candy Coming to Moscow

Tennis star Maria Sharapova, 25, will launch her line of premium chewy candies in Moscow at the end of April, according to a statement issued Thursday by her company, Sugarpova.

High-end supermarket chain Azbuka Vkusa has been selected as the sales partner for Russia.

"I'm looking forward to the moment when Russia sees what we have made," the four-time grand slam winner said in the statement.

Sharapova started the candy company in August 2012. Her products are now available in the United States, Britain, Canada, Japan and Australia.

(MT)