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Pearsons Candy Company Company News

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:18:23 GMT

Pearson's is developing a new candy brand named for its St. Paul location  -  Minneapolis Star Tribune
Could good old Pearson Candy Co. really be cooking up ghost-chili chocolate squares or banana-bourbon ganache? Pearson's, known for harnessing nostalgia with its old-timey candies, will soon stray from its Americana image with a new brand of creative, ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 05:34:54 GMT
Trick or treating at the Governor's Residence  -  Lillie News
There will also be hot apple cider donated by the Pine Tree Apple Orchard in White Bear Lake, as well as apples from several Minnesota apple orchards. The 1006 Summit Avenue Society will also be donating glow sticks and candy to give to the children ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:17:19 GMT

Pearson's Candy launching new brand named for St. Paul home  -  Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Pearson's was acquired in 2011 by private equity firm Brynwood Partners, a deal that brought in Keller. The company has grown since then, adding on brands like Bit-o-Honey and new candy sizes. But Keller says the last new brand launched by the company ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:37:41 GMT

Dayton Invites Trick-or-Treaters to Governor's Residence  -  KDUZ/KARP Radio
Pearson's Candy Company will donate over 1,000 full size candy bars, Mars Inc. will donate Peanut M&M's, Annie B's Popcorn & Caramels will donate caramels, and B.T. McElrath Chocolatier will donate chocolates to be handed out to trick-or-treaters.
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 13:41:41 GMT

Watch this excellent vintage video tour of Pearson's Candy Company  -  City Pages
The other day I ate a Pearson's Salted Nut Roll for the first time in maybe 20 years. Minnesotans take the Nut Roll for granted, like pontoons and snow. They just are. They're the candy that adults in our lives were most likely to love, thanks to the ...
Thu, 26 May 2016 17:43:30 GMT

nParallel and Pearson's Candy Company Collaborate to Enhance Exhibit to Launch New Bit-O-Honey Chocolate  -  Exhibitor Online
“It is an honor to work with a legendary brand like Bit-O-Honey,” said Megan Diamond, CEO and co-founder of nParallel. “We are pleased to develop creative solutions for Pearson's by enhancing their trade show presence to launch Bit-O-Honey Chocolate.
Mon, 28 Dec 2015 22:19:50 GMT

Bakers union settles contract with Pearson Candy  -  Workday Minnesota
Workers at the Pearson Candy Company plant in Saint Paul weren't going to stand for management's proposal to strip them of overtime pay, impose 12-hour shifts, and provide only token pay raises. On Nov. 24, 130 of the 155 workers participated in a ...
Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:27:21 GMT

Workers take message to Pearsons Halloween party  -  Workday Minnesota
Looking for Pearson Candy Company's “Nut Goodie,” visitors to the company's public Halloween party on Tuesday were handed leaflets warning them that the company has gone “Nut Greedy” in contract negotiations with its workers. The company wants ...
Tue, 27 Oct 2015 17:27:57 GMT
Bakery workers to protest at Pearson's Candy today  -  Workday Minnesota
Workers at Pearson's Candy Company plan to protest management's demands for contract concessions today as the firm holds its public Halloween open house. Leafletting will start at 4 p.m. outside the company at 2174 W. 7th St. in St. Paul. The union is ...
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 20:29:16 GMT
Edina coach's grand finale is 38-0-0 season record  -  The Sun Current
His grandfather founded Pearson's Candy Co. in St. Paul, and millions of Nut Goodies later, Steve and his dad sold the enterprise for a tidy profit. Even now, when he travels, Pearson is known for passing out Nut Goodies. It still puts a big smile on ...