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Liberty Orchards Owners Consider Sale Of 100-Year-Old Company

05 Nov 2019 - Cashmere, WA — Liberty Orchards Co., Inc., which has been manufacturing its flagship Aplets & Cotlets brands at its factory in Cashmere, WA, for nearly 100 years, says it is looking for ways to take advantage of growth opportunities, including a possible merger, sale or ...

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Piedmont Candy Taps Stephens As CEO

04 Nov 2019 - Lexington, NC — Mark Stephens has been named CEO of Piedmont Candy Co. He reports to the company’s board of directors, chaired by Don Stockton. According to the company, the appointment comes at a pivotal time as it works to build new revenue streams and ...

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Stuffed Puffs Opening 2nd Plant In Pennsylvania

31 Oct 2019 - Bethlehem, PA — On November 19, filled marshmallow maker Stuffed Puffs LLC will cut the ribbon on its second production site, located in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley, the company reports. The new 150,000-square-foot facility will support 135 jobs when it first comes online, with an ...

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