TR - Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.

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Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.

7401 South Cicero Avenue
Chicago, IL 60629
United States

SectorConsumer Goods
Full Time Employees2,000

Key Executives

Mrs. Ellen R. GordonChairman of The Board and Chief Exec. Officer5.35MN/A86
Mr. G. Howard Ember Jr.Chief Financial Officer and VP of Fin.1.66MN/A65
Mr. Thomas E. CorrVP of Marketing & Sales2.14MN/A69
Mr. Barry P. BowenTreasurer and Assistant Sec.995.94kN/A62
Mr. John W. Newlin Jr.VP of Manufacturing2.2MN/A81
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells confectionery products primarily in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It sells its products under the TOOTSIE ROLL, TOOTSIE POPS, CHILD'S PLAY, CARAMEL APPLE POPS, CHARMS, BLOW-POP, CHARMS MINI POPS, CELLA'S, DOTS, JUNIOR MINTS, CHARLESTON CHEW, SUGAR DADDY, SUGAR BABIES, ANDES, FLUFFY STUFF, DUBBLE BUBBLE, RAZZLES, CRY BABY, NIK-L-NIP, and TUTSI POP trademarks. The company sells its products through approximately 30 candy and grocery brokers to wholesale distributors of candy and groceries, supermarkets, variety stores, dollar stores, chain grocers, drug chains, discount chains, cooperative grocery associations, mass merchandisers, warehouse and membership club stores, vending machine operators, the U.S. military, and fund-raising charitable organizations. Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. was founded in 1896 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of January 1, 2018 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.