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Member News
Friday, September 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
John L. "Jack" Asher, Asher's Chocolates Passes Away »
John L. "Jack" Asher Jr. of Asher's Chocolates passed away August 30 at the age of 83. Jack was known as the "Candy Man" a...
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Past RCI President Bill Malley of Malley's Chocolates Passes Away »
Bill Malley, retired chairman of Malley's Chocolates, died Wednesday, October 19, 2016 after a brief illness. He was 85. B...
Thursday, May 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCI Past President Mike Koch wins 2016 Kettle Award »
Congratulations to RCI Past President, Mike Koch, Morley Candy Makers, for winning the 2016 Kettle Award. Mike has served...
Thursday, March 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
RCI Past President Mike Koch 2016 Kettle Award Nominee »
RCI Past President Mike Koch, Morley Candy Makers, is one of the 2016 Kettle Award nominees. Voting is currently open and...
Monday, November 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Savage Bros. Co. Expands Facility »
Savage Bros. Co. is expanding into a larger 81,500 sq. ft building with more room for manufacturing capabilities, kitchen...

Press Release
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Top 5 Reasons to Join RCI in Albuquerque, New Mexico »
SPRINGFIELD, MO – August 9, 2017 – Albuquerque, New Mexico is the destination for Retail Confectioners International’s...
Thursday, June 29, 2017
RCI Inducts New Board Members at Annual Convention »
The 2017-2018 board of directors recently posed for a group photo during RCI's 100th Anniversary Gala in Chicagoland. Pict...
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Guittard's Tom Houlihan Honored with RCI's Bornhofft Award »
Tom Houlihan (far left), recipient of the 2017 Henry J. Bornhofft Memorial Award, is pictured (left to right) with his w...
Monday, June 19, 2017
RCI Unveils New Logo »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RCI Unveils Surprise New Logo During 100 th Anniversary Celebration SPRINGFIELD, M...

RCI In the News
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RCI's Regional in Albuquerque Rocks »
Bernie Pacyniak writes, "I admit it; it's been a while since I had the opportunity to attend a Retail Confectioners Intern...
Monday, October 9, 2017
Candy makers gather in Albuquerque »
Albuquerque's KRQE News 13 covered RCI's Fall Regional Conference while attendees toured Buffett's Candies Thursday, Octob...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
All in the Family »
It’s been 10 months since I joined  Candy Industry , but it wasn’t until a week ago that I had a chance to partake in...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Sweet Centennial! »
I don’t know if  Retail Confectioners International  (RCI) will have a birthday cake with 100 candles at its G...