BRYAN, OH (WSMV) – A popular Valentine's candy will not be around for Valentine's Day in 2019.
Sweethearts, popular little heart-shaped candy pieces that feature sayings such as "Be Mine", "Kiss Me
Sweethearts were owned by the New England Confectionary Company, famous for NECCO Wafers. Spangler Candy, owners of the Dum-Dum lollipop brand.
Spangler Candy told CNBC that the transaction was completed in September and the company did not have time
Valentine's Day has been a celebration of Valentine's Day since 1902.
According to the candy's website, the present-day Sweethearts candy has been part of Valentine's Day since 1
store shelves in time for Valentine's Day 2020. NECCO Wafers, which is to be removed from store shelves, will return later this year.
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