Earlier this year, M&M's announced its second-ever “Flavor Vote” campaign, pitting three new flavors against each other to see which would be granted an extended run. The three competitors – Crunchy Mint, Crunchy Raspberry, and Crunchy Espresso – hit retailers nationwide in April and voting remained open until May.
It's been decades since they disappeared from store shelves, but Bonkers! candy is finally back. The chewy candy with the iconic giant-falling-fruit commercials—see below for some Bonkers, they bonk you out! fun times from the 1980s—was discontinued by Nabisco nearly two decades ago. Revived by Leaf Brands, new Bonkers are scheduled to start shipping this July and August.
As the 1988 hair metal band Cinderella taught us, “You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone.” The moral is that we tend to take things for granted until we don’t have them any longer, and that’s certainly been the case with Necco candy.
Nestle UK has just announced the launch of a Kit Kat Senses, a box of bite-sized Kit Kats in three new flavors: hazelnut, double chocolate, and salted caramel. The new Kit Kats will have the same wafer layers and chocolate coating as the classic candy bars as well as an extra layer of the new flavors.