Category Archives: Mars

Snickers Week Day 5: Poland’s Amazing Gremlins Wrappers!!

We’ve arrived at the final day of Snickers week but as the saying goes we saved the best for last.  Well, it’s the best as far as I’m concerned.  That’s because today’s look at Snickers wrappers inspired by the “You’re … Continue reading

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Snickers Week Day 4: Chinese Snickersmojis Wrappers!

It’s the fourth day of our Snickers week coverage and for today we are looking at material hailing from the most populous nation in the world, China.  Similar to Mars-Mexico’s offerings covered here on Tuesday, Mars-China has served up a … Continue reading

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Snickers Week Day 3: 25th Anniversary Russian Snickers Wrappers!!

Welcome back to Day 3 of our week-long Snickers coverage where today we’ll be journeying to the other side of the globe to take a look at a series of Russian Snickers bar wrappers released just this year.  Make the … Continue reading

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Snickers Week Day 2: Mexico’s Hunger-Trait-Emoji Snickers Wrappers!

For this second day of our Snickers Week coverage, we’re heading south-of-the-border for Mars-Mexico’s take on the “Who Are You When You’re Hungry?” promotional wrapper tie-in.   Just like the USA’s series of wrappers, these Snickers bars feature potential qualities or … Continue reading

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Snickers Week Day 1: 2015’s “Who Are You When You’re Hungry?” USA Snickers Wrappers!

In 2015, Snickers launched a bold on-pack marketing campaign birthed out of their successful run of “Who Are You When You’re Hungry” television ads.  They did so by swapping out the logo area of Snickers bar wrappers and replacing it … Continue reading

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M&M’s 2016 New Peanut Flavor Vote!

As promised in yesterday’s post, today I’m marking the United States Presidential Election by covering M&M’s 2016 New Peanut Flavor Vote promotion.  Make the jump to check it out!

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M&M’s 2010 Favorite Character Election Promotion!

With the US Presidential Election happening tomorrow, I wanted to reach back into the archives to present a voting scenario that was far more lighthearted than the one currently playing out.  So make the jump to check out M&M’s 2010 … Continue reading

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3 Musketeers’ Spooky Red Halloween Fun Size 2016 Evolution!

When documenting the history of candy, you can find yourself spending a lot of time tracking the ever changing landscape of the presently on-sale products and how they change.  Sometimes it’s a dramatic redesign or reformulation, but other times it … Continue reading

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New for Halloween 2016: M&M’s Walgreens Exclusive Glow-in-the-Dark Fun Size Packs!

Though I’ve already covered an M&M’s product in the Countdown this year, they’ve earned this second spot by coming out with something that is awfully fun.  Exclusive to Walgreens stores, M&M’s has released a Halloween-themed fun-size assortment where the individual … Continue reading

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New for Halloween 2016: Cauldron Skittles! Plus: 2015’s Starburst Halloween Mix!!

For the Halloween season this year, Wrigley delighted candy fans by releasing a new Skittles flavor mix with a seasonal theme called “Cauldron”.   This follows up their release last year of a super-fun Halloween Mix for their Starburst brand that … Continue reading

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