Maker of Necco Wafers, Sweethearts Abruptly Closes

In this Jan. 14, 2009, file photo, colored Photo: AP/ Charles Krupa
In this Jan. 14, 2009, file photo, colored "Sweethearts" candy is held in bulk prior to packaging at the New England Confectionery Company in Revere, Mass.

July 25, 2018 07:03 AM

The owner of a company that makes candies such as Necco wafers and Sweethearts has unexpectedly shut down operations at its Massachusetts plant.

The Boston Globe reports Round Hill Investments LLC announced Tuesday it is selling Necco brands to another confection manufacturer and closing down its Revere plant.

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