Posts Tagged ‘clark bar’

American Capital isn’t so sweet towards workers’ rights

I love labor candy heartAmong the American Rights at Work staff, I am notorious for my sweet tooth. I can plow through a movie-sized box of Mike & Ikes in a matter of minutes. When someone brings cupcakes to the office, I’m the first in line with a napkin…even if it’s 8:30 in the morning. I actually need to budget how many 99 cent bags of CVS jelly beans I can buy per week.

But when I learned about the sticky situation at the New England Confectionery Company (NECCO), the makers of tasty sweets such as Clark Bars and Valentine’s Day candy hearts, I lost my appetite. Read more »