Just Born: A great candy isn't made�it's Just BornA great candy isn't made...it's Just Born
Site Map  | Search
Our Latest News
Just Born HotTamales Peanut Chews Peeps TeeneeBeanee Mike and Ike
Candy Hall of Fame Ushers In Ross Born
Monday, November 9, 2009

Bethlehem, PA, November 9, 2009 – Just Born, Inc. and its family of associates are proud to announce that Ross J. Born, Co-CEO, was recently inducted into The Candy Hall of Fame in Tampa, FL. 

The National Confectionery Sales Association (NCSA) hosts the annual Candy Hall of Fame induction ceremony, at which it recognizes the achievements of industry leaders drawn from across the world. 

Ross Born has been active in the confectionery industry since 1978, when he entered the family business.  He serves as the company’s co-CEO alongside his cousin David N. Shaffer, with whom he has worked for the past 31 years.  Born is active in the confectionery business, working with the National Confectioners Association (NCA) for more than 20 years in a variety of positions. He is currently the ex-officio chairman.

Just Born, Inc.

Just Born, Inc. is a privately owned company founded in 1923 and headquartered in Bethlehem, PA, where it manufactures PEEPS®, HOT TAMALES®, MIKE AND IKE®, MIKE AND IKE® ZOURS® and TEENEE BEANEE® Brand Candies. PEANUT CHEWS® Brand Candies are produced in Philadelphia, PA.  Just Born employs 475 associates.



Milena DeLuca, 609.921.1695, mdeluca@justborn.com

Ellie Deardorff, 609.279.0977, edeardorff@justborn.com

Media Team
news and specials (Must be 13 or over)
Email A Friend
Just Born is a family-owned, candy manufacturer headquartered in Bethlehem, PA that has been in business since 1923. We make everyone's favorite candies: MIKE AND IKE®, HOT TAMALES®, GOLDENBERG'S® PEANUT CHEWS®, TEENEE BEANEE® Jelly Beans, and PEEPS®
Product FinderHot TamalesPeanut ChewsPeepsTeenee BeaneeMike and IkeShop Now

Questions?: Email | Call | Write: 1300 Stefko Boulevard, Bethlehem, PA 18017

™ / ® are trademarks of Just Born, Inc., Bethlehem, PA, USA.
All rights reserved. © 2016