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Oldest Candy Company in the U.S. Shuts Down

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Massachusetts NECCO factory was shut down this week by owner Round Hill Investments LLC. The company, known for it’s colorful, chalky candy, specifically it’s Valentine’s Sweethearts, has been in trouble for a while. Round Hill Investments, which is owned by billionaire C. Dean Metropolous, purchased the candy company out of bankruptcy for $17.3 million. Round Hill, known for saving struggling… Read more »

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Pearson factory tour is “Too Goodie To Be True”

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With its “Too Goodie To Be True” promotion, Pearson Candy Co. will open its doors to the public for the first time in nearly 40 years.

More than 75 special VIP winners and their guests will get a peek inside the iconic St. Paul candy factory and celebrate the 100th anniversary of Pearson’s most popular brand, Nut Goodie.

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