Nestled in the quaint town of Lexington, North Carolina for more than a century, Piedmont Candy Company has created a rich heritage of fine candy making. Today, we pride ourselves in producing an authentic taste of the past using premium quality ingredients and state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment.

  • Founded in 1890 by the Ebelein family.
  • Acquired and run by the Reid family since 1987.
  • Originators of the famous Red Bird brand peppermint sticks.
  • Red Bird is the nation's leading brand of soft peppermint puffs and found in every state in the U.S.
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