Dec 21, 2018 - Explore Roony Kanga's board "Rowntree's/Nestlé Kit Kat" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Kit kat, Old ads, Vintage candy. Created in the United Kingdom by the Rowntree company all the way back in 1935 as Rowntree’s Chocolate Crisp (officially branded as Kit Kat in … Kit Kat is a chocolate-covered wafer biscuit bar confection that was created by Rowntree's of York, England, and is now produced globally by Nestlé (which acquired Rowntree in 1988) with the exception … Kit Kat’s earliest days are well-recorded. An old tin which once contained 24 pieces of Kit Kat Chocolate Crisp. In good condition with slight wear, (see photos), it measures - 5.7" x 4.4 " x 2". After trademarking the names “Kit Kat” and “Kit Cat” in 1911, Rowntree proceeded to sit on them for a decade. Manufactured by Rowntree & Co Ltd in York, England.