| London Stock Exchange: THT
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Thorntons Plc manufactures, distributes and retails confectionery and other sweet foods. The company offers chocolates, dark chocolates, milk chocolates, white chocolate, chocolate truffles, fudges, toffees, greeting cards, corporate gifts, wedding services, flowers, hampers and gift boxes, and wines and champagnes. It operates through two segments: Retail and Fast Moving Consumer Goods.. The Retail segment owns stores and cafes, franchise, and thorntons direct across the UK and Ireland. The Fast Moving Consumer Goods segment consists of commercial trading channel, purchasing, manufacturing and distribution and brand support. Thorntons was founded by Joseph William Thornton in October 1911 and is headquartered in Alfreton, the United Kingdom.