Posts tagged ‘NECCO’

February 13, 2014

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The New England Confectionery Company (NECCO) makes more than 8 billion candy hearts every year to keep up with the demand for the sweet treat.  Every day from late February through mid-January, around 100,000 pounds of conversation candy hearts are made.  The entire amount produced during this time sells out in just six weeks.

Source: www.bhg.com

August 13, 2013

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For his expedition in the 1930’s to the South Pole, Admiral Byrd took 2 ½ tons of NECCO® Wafers. Practically a pound a week for each of his men during their two-year stay in the Antarctic.

Source: www.necco.com