This excerpt taken from the HSY 10-K filed Mar 7, 2005.
Item 2. PROPERTIES
The following is a list of the Companys principal manufacturing properties. The Company owns each of these properties.
The following is a list of the locations of the Companys principal distribution facilities all of which are leased on a long-term basis.
In addition to the locations indicated above, the Company owns or leases several other properties used for manufacturing its products and for sales, distribution and administrative functions. The Companys facilities are efficient and well maintained. These facilities generally have adequate capacity and can accommodate seasonal demands, changing product mixes and certain additional growth. The largest facilities are located in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Many additions and improvements have been made to these facilities over the years and they include equipment of the latest type and technology.