Island Princess has become one of Hawaii s top manufacturers of specialty macadamia nut products, luscious chocolates and gourmet confections. Island Princess is subsidiary of Purdyco International. Island Princess has the 1,100-acre macadamia nut orchard and processing facility at Keaau on The Big Island of Hawaii. The candies are manufactured and distributed by the company s facility at the Orchard Heights Winery near Salem, Ore. The company s products are Caramel Popcorns, Chocolate Coffee Beans, Gourmet Chocolates, Macadamia Nuts and Mele Macs. Mele Macs are roasted, whole macadamia nuts that are covered in rich toffee, drenched in luscious milk chocolate, followed by a sweet dusting of powered sugar.