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Necco Wafers Are Officially Back

You can't keep a good candy down. Actually, it turns out you can't even keep candies kids notoriously dislike down.Necco Wafers will be back on shelves as soon as this week.They are the latest product to return from the defunct Necco brand's line of controversial confections.Back in 2018, Necco—one of America's oldest candy companies—went out of business, leaving Necco wafers in limbo.Well, stop worrying, chalk-lovers! Necco Wafers are hitting store shelves once again after a two-year absence.Spangler, which has the wafers in their ex-Necco portfolio, have started producing the candy classic again.It's neat to be eating a candy that was carried by Civil War soldiers, and taken on Arctic and Antarctic expeditions, and issued to GIs in World War II as a morale booster, Kirk VashawSpangler CEO.Drugstores and pharmacies will get the re-released Necco Wafers nationwide first, with batches arriving by early June

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