Werther's Original History
Werther's Original is a brand of butterscotch toffee hard candies made in Berlin, Germany. The candy brand is named after the town of Werther in Westphalia, where the company was founded in 1903. [continued below]
[continued from above] From 1969 onwards the candy was marketed under the brand name Werthers Echte. The brand name Werther's Original was adopted in the 1990s for the international market.