Frank Galatolie is responsible for the invention of Sour Patch Kids in the 1970s. The basis for this candy is the Mars Man candy.
The candy was initially shaped like martians and then later like children. The flavor has always been initially sour and then sweet and the original flavors include lemon, orange, lime and raspberry. There is now a berry flavor in the pack. Originally these candies were produced by the M & A Candy Company; Cadbury-Adams is the company responsible for Sour Patch Kids today. There are many different flavors and varieties of Sour Patch Kids throughout the world. Some countries have holiday-themed options, such as the Head and Bodies option in the U.K.Learn More
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Skittles were invented and originally produced in Britain in 1974. In 1979, Skittles were imported to the United States. It was not until 1982 that Skittles began to be manufactured in the United States.Full Answer >
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According to Halal Hub, all gelatin that Wrigley USA uses in its products, which includes Starburst, is derived from animal products. The animal products are purified and dried during the manufacturing process, but the products do not currently meet vegetarian or halal standards.Full Answer >