June 20, 2006 at 8:22 am #2850355. He hadn't known about it himself until that morning," recalled Minnie Marshall, a 23-year employee. When Hollywood Brands, the locally owned maker of PayDay, was sold to Consolidated Foods in 1968, it was decided to remove "Manufactured in Centralia" from the wrapper. The minister wore his clerical collar and cross to impress the Finnish executive, whose country is estimated to be 95 percent Lutheran. "I'll describe it as 'braided caramel,' but it was so much more than … Many times through the course of the book, references are made to the path of chocolate covered Payday candy bars. Please try again. Closing the candy factory could eventually cost the town nearly 450 jobs and an estimated $2.1 million in lost tax revenues and increased costs, according to a study conducted by the Midwest Center for Labor Research and funded by the Teamsters. Chocolate Payday Candy Bars 24 Count. Still, most workers in Centralia had felt safe because their plant had always been highly profitable and is relatively new. In February, Lake Forest, Ill.,-based Leaf Inc. announced plans to shut down Centralia's candy factory and move production to its nonunion plant in Robinson, Ill., by summer's end. The unusual non-chocolate candy bar - with peanut and caramel wrapped around a nougat center - was introduced as the PayDay soon after the plant opened here, and it quickly became the company's top product. #10700-85855. The international conglomerate that owns Centralia's PayDay candy factory is threatening not only the economic welfare of this town but also a key part of local history, residents said. "The loss of jobs would be awful, but people take losing PayDay personally," said Mike Jones, a reporter for the Centralia Morning Sentinel newspaper, which last month published a 24-page special section called "Please Save Our Jobs" and donated half the advertising proceeds to the campaign to keep PayDay in town. Box UPC. Chocolate Covered PayDay® Bar Recipe - Tiny Kitchen Cuisine King Size Bar 3.1oz Box UPC, Chocolatey PAYDAY Item UPC. ". Not Exclusive. A blizzard greeted the group when they arrived at Huhtamaki Oy's headquarters on the ice-choked Gulf of Finland, and they found it was not any warmer inside. #10700-85853, Chocolatey PAYDAY Chocolatey PAYDAY. Your account has been suspended. There are 24 bars per box. "My role was to yank at his heart," Gullen said. The $40,000 study to save their plant is under way, but the outlook for the future of the PayDay candy factory, and future paydays for its workers is not good. 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