Linette Candies is a local chocolate candy company especially known for their “Betcha Life” candy bars. They used to be located at the building shown below at 105 Washington Street in Reading. At some point they moved to a larger location in Womelsdorf. According to yellowpages.com;
Linette Quality Chocolates was founded in 1927 as a family-owned seasonal chocolate novelties producer. It is one of the leading manufactures of pure chocolate confections in the United States. The company produces a range of industrial confectionery ingredients that are used as inclusions in various bakery and ice cream products. It packages its products in a variety of innovative styles and pouch bags, foil wrapping, tubs, display shippers and pallet merchandisers. Linette Quality Chocolates packing and manufacturing facilities are spread over a total area of more than 125,000 square feet. Some of its product specialties include seasonal chocolates, chocolate-covered raisins, and dark chocolate mint and peanut butter cups. The company is a part of Ralcorp Holdings since 2000.