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Made in Sheffield: How A L Simpkins sweets are made

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A molten mix transforms into British travel sweets right before our eyes in this A L Simpkins factory video from Museums Sheffield. The company, first founded in the 1920s, ships their sweets to over 40 countries around the world. The video above is one in a series featuring internationally-known businesses that are local to Sheffield, England.

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