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If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions. Skip to main content. Trade catalogs from R. Rodda Candy Co. Related companies Rodda Candy Co. Bethlehem, PA Place York, Pennsylvania, United States Notes content "The Jelly Egg House of America" ; unique ; chocolate covered coconut cream easter eggs and Ridda specialties ; jelly eggs Cpmpany candy ; ; Peeps marshmallow chicks are claimed to have been invented by Pennsylvania's Rodda Candy company in the early 's.

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Our History Just Born PA Candy Manufacturer

Just Born acquired the Rodda Candy Company of Lancaster, Pennsylvania in 1953. Although better known for its jelly bean technology, Rodda also made a small line of marshmallow products that intrigued the Just Born family. A popular three dimensional marshmallow chick was made by laboriously hand-squeezing marshmallow through pastry tubes.…

Not New Hampshire: Roscoe E. Rodda, Inventor of Peeps ...

Mar 30, 2013 · The lowly Peep had humble beginnings. Most folks know that in 1953 the Just Born Inc. company purchased the Rodda Candy Company of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. What is frequently forgotten is that Roscoe E. Rodda was the confectioner behind the Rodda Candy Company, and he probably produced the original marshmallow chick that we call a “Peep.”…

RODDA JELLY EGGS - nassaucandy.com

The Rodda Candy Company, known as the "The Jelly Egg House of America," is famous for producing gourmet jelly beans. Today, you can offer your customers the high quality and exquisite taste of Rodda Assorted Flavor Jelly Eggs. Rodda jelly beans are a must-have item for Easter candy shoppers.…

Who Invented Marshmallows?

In 1953, the Just Born candy company bought the Rodda Candy Company. Rodda produced a handmade candy marshmallow chick and Bob Born of Just Born loved the way the marshmallow chick looked. A year later in 1954, Bob Born had a machine made that would mass-produce marshmallow chicks, which he trademarked Peeps.…

Just Born - Wikipedia

During 1953, the company acquired Rodda Candy Co. of Lancaster County; manufacturer of jelly beans, as well as a seasonal (Easter) "martello" candy: Peeps. Just Born later mechanized the product manufacture and eventually generalized its advertising for year-round sales.Headquarters: 1300 Stefko Boulevard, Bethlehem, ……