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Please see our featured article on Star Honolulu Advertiser 12/04/2018

http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/12/04/food/old-friends/old-friends-ed-dons-a-forgotten-brand-but-ready-to-step-back-into-spotlight/?HSA=2244eb1641bafbfeee4f1464f7dc2b202f55918d

 

Gourmet Hawaiian Confections Since 1956

 Ed & Don's was founded by Martha Maier in 1956, named after her two sons, Ed and Don. After selling holiday cards, candy and cookies, it was suggested to Maier to make her own candy business and sell it year-round. 

 

<p class="font_7">"I was selling them door to <g class="gr_ gr_38 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim Punctuation only-del replaceWithoutSep" id="38" data-gr-id="38">door,</g> when someone suggested that I made my own candy and sell it all year round. Well, I had to agree. There wasn't any good candy then."</p> <div data-packed="false" data-min-height="12" class="txtNew" id="comp-jk1hr0g8"> -Martha Maier, Honolulu Advertiser Interview

 

"I was selling them door to door, when someone suggested that I made my own candy and sell it all year round. Well, I had to agree. There wasn't any good candy then."

-Martha Maier, Honolulu Advertiser Interview