is there a way to configure that the m&m’s search term should be considered as a word?
Thanks for contacting Algolia. Similar to this Stackoverflow inquiry, you can achieve your desired outcome the same way:
Algolia web dashboard -> Indices -> Ranking -> Optional Words & Separators -> Separator characters to index:
Add the ampersand (&) to this field and hit Save.
Happy coding with Algolia!
for thoose who might be wondering, the settings is called