Introduction Of The Hershey Company Essay

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Kyandra Byars December 3, 2016, Introduction to Business The Hershey Company Introduction The Hershey Company produces the best chocolate according to a survey taken among my coworkers. This company is well known for their Hershey 's Kisses, Kit-Kat, Whopper 's, Reese 's Peanut Butter Cups and much more! Personally Kit-Kat is my favorite. Hershey 's is one chocolate that I can eat and it changes my whole mood. Their mission statement is, “Bringing sweet moments of Hershey happiness to the world every day.”1 Hershey 's focuses on love, and not only chocolate. History of the Company 1894 is when it all started. This is when Milton Hershey had just established the company. He was producing sweet chocolate as a coating for his caramels. 1894 was a great year for him because this is also when he started developing his own formula for milk chocolate. In 1907, the company began producing individually hand-wrapped conical milk chocolate candies named Hershey 's Kisses Chocolate. 1921 is when machine wrapping was introduced. In 1963, The H.B. Reese Candy Company was purchased by the Hershey Chocolate Corporation. In Between the years of 1925 and 1939, Mr. Good bar, Hershey 's Syrup, Crackle Bar, and Hershey 's Miniatures were introduced. In 1945 Hershey 's ran a good competition against a nutritional bar called Field Ration D. Sadly this was also the year that Milton Hershey passed away. Until this very day, a lot of different and awesome tasting chocolates were

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