Reeds Rootbeer Rolls are back by popular demand. Iconic Candy Company of New York, a Successor in interest of Reed Candy Company of Chicago, IL, is currently producing three original Reed's candy rolls in Butter Scotch, Root Beer and Cinnamon flavors. Enjoy these tasty Rootbeer Candies or treat a friend.
Each roll has 7 individually wrapped pieces for freshness. Reed's candy was produced in the United States for over 100 years. The Reed's Candy Company is an American producer of confectionery, which was started by William and Eugene Reed, of Chicago.
The company was founded in 1881 for the production and sale of butterscotch candies. Later they expanded the candy line with the hard candy roll, which became their top selling product. Originally, the pieces were packaged eight to a roll, with a cellophane button-wrapper to protect freshness. By 1921, the firm had become the largest manufacturer of butterscotch candy in the United States.