Mounds Candy Bar History. Every coconut has a dream to one day find itself covered in chocolate and almonds. Don't miss the retro TV commercial below. After the war, Peter Paul added an almond to the Mounds bar and created the Almond Joy. It was also a hit! Ken Mack, Founder Mounds Pet Food Warehouse Ken Mack, a 1963 University of Wisconsin graduate, began his professional career as a District General Manager for the Ralston Purina Company. It was founded in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1919 by six Armenian immigrants led by Peter Paul Halajian, with a manufacturing plant in nearby Naugatuck, Connecticut.. Five million candy bars were sent to troops every month! Mounds are coconut candy bars covered in dark chocolate. 230 Calories. It was during his ten-year tenure with Ralston Purina that Ken founded Mounds Agri Service, a livestock company, in Blue Mounds, Wisconsin. Buy Now. Nutrition Information. MOUNDS Candy Bars, 1.75 oz. Peter Paul Halajian was a Connecticut candy seller in the early 1900s. It even became the first candy company to …

10 Sat Fat (g) 21 Sugars (g) 55 Sodium (mg) Click here for detailed ingredient, allergen and other product information. Along with some other Armenian investors, he formed the Peter Paul Candy Company in 1919. The Peter Paul Candy Manufacturing Company is a candy-making division within the Hershey Company.. History. Delicious doesn't get any simpler than this. Peter Paul advertised its products on the radio. Explore ALMOND JOY and MOUNDS chocolate candy bars, recipes and more. Sweet coconut covered in rich, dark chocolate. Mounds were sent to soldiers. "Some times you feel like a nut, some times you don't."