The Hershey Company or Hershey's as it's widely known is arguably the grandaddy of American confectionery companies. Founded in 1894 by the renowned philanthropist, Milton S. Hershey, as the Hershey Chocolate Company, Hershey's is one of the oldest American candy companies. nowadays selling products in approximately 60 countries worldwide.
Hershey's product list is a line up of some of the world's most popular and famous candies in history.
Hershey's Kisses (1907) - small, foil wrapped, flat bottomed, conical shaped chocolate drops with an iconic Hershey's branded stalk like ribbon - 80 million are now produced every day!
Mr Goodbar (1925) - peanuts in chocolate
Hershey's Syrup (1926) - a rich chocolate syrup largely used as a topping, in beverages and in cooking
Hershey's Kracknel - milk chocolate containing crisped rice (1938)
Reese's - a variety of world famous candies containing peanuts