October 2, 2023

Brown & Haley marks 100 years of Almond Roca Oct. 10

Brown & Haley Candy will celebrate the 100th birthday of its iconic ALMOND ROCA® brand on Oct. 10 at its historic factory in Tacoma.

A highlight of the centennial celebration will be the unveiling of the newly rebuilt historical neon clock sign, an integral part of Brown & Haley’s history and the Tacoma community for more than 80 years.

“We are immensely proud to have reached this milestone in ALMOND ROCA’s history,” said John Melin, Brown & Haley President and CEO. “The ALMOND ROCA brand has delighted the taste buds of generations and become a symbol of confectionery excellence worldwide. Our historic neon sign serves as a beacon of ALMOND ROCA’s enduring commitment to quality and tradition.”

The celebration is open to members of the media, the local community and ALMOND ROCA enthusiasts far and wide. The event begins at 10 am, and the unveiling ceremony is slated for 11 am.


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