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Necco Names New Broker

5/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
Revere. MA – April 23, 2013 — NECCO, America’s oldest confectionery manufacturer, announced today that ArchPoint has been selected to represent them in TX. ArchPoint is a leading, full-service grocery broker and retail specialist. They will coordinate sales of all NECCO brands, including NECCO Wafers, Mary Jane chews, Clark Bars, Skybars, Mighty Malts, Slap Stix, and Candy Buttons.
Based in San Antonio, TX, ArchPoint is considered one of America’s best brokers and is also part of the Beacon Network.

"NECCO is happy to have ArchPoint representing us in America’s second most populous state" said Al Gulachenski, NECCO CEO. "Tim and his energetic team of sales and logistics experts are exactly what NECCO needs in the Lone Star state".
"Representing the NECCO brand in Texas is a great opportunity for ArchPoint Sales. We are looking forward to the future, working alongside a brand with a brilliant history since 1847 -- and personally, it doesn't hurt that I love Clark Bars," said Tim Bramble, ArchPoint’s President.

About NECCO: The New England Confectionery Company was founded in 1847 and is the longest-running multi-line candy company in the United States. Popular brands include: NECCO® Wafers, Clark® bar, Sweethearts® Conversation Hearts, Mary Jane®, Haviland® Thin Mints and Might Malts® Malted Milk Balls. More than 500 seasonal and year-round products are produced at the company’s headquarters in Revere, Mass.

CONTACT: Jill Swanson – Director of Human Resources (jswanson@necco.com)