The narrative of Hershey's Chocolate starts with Milton S. Hershey. Raised as a poor farm boy, Hershey became fascinated with chocolate-making at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition. Hershey founded the Hershey Chocolate Company in 1894, also constructed the world's biggest chocolate factory in 1903. He then established the industrial town of Hershey, Pennsylvania, where workers enjoyed comfortable homes, inexpensive public transport, and quality public schools.

Back in 1909, Hershey and his wife established a school for orphan boys. Hershey eventually endowed the bulk of his wealth to this college, including possession of the Hershey Chocolate Company.  

For more than a century, the Milton Hershey School has enriched the lives of numerous children in need. The city of Hershey, Pennsylvania has given employment, recreation, and civilization. Along With also The Hershey Company has brought smiles to people around the globe.


Founded: 1894

Employees: 198

Location: 4110 Eubank Rd Richmond Virginia, 23231-4317 United States

  • 4110 Eubank Rd Richmond Virginia, 23231-4317 United States
  • 301 S Cameron St Harrisburg Pennsylvania, 17101 United States
  • United States
  • Food and Kindred Products
  • Food Manufacturing

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