Some different types of old-fashioned candy includes candy cigarettes, candy buttons and taffy, according to CandyStore.com. Candy sticks, chocolate candy bars and different types of bubble gum were also popular in past decades.
There are many old-fashioned candy brands that are still around today, including Bit O' Honey, Pop Rocks, Charms and Necco, notes OldTimeCandy.com. Brack's, Bee International and Mars are also still available in many modern candy venues. Some specialty online candy stores have different types of old-fashioned candy for sale, such as multi-flavored candy sticks, candy cigarette boxes and old-fashioned taffy. Candy buttons are also frequently available in these online shops.