Candy Facts & Trivia

Did you know Hershey’s produces enough Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups in one year to feed one to every person in the USA, Japan, Europe, Australia, China, Africa and India? Or that that Purdue University used a robotic licking machine to determine that, on average, it takes 364 licks to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll Pop? Well you do now!

The world of candy is full of fascinating facts, and we’ve made it our mission to gather them all here in the Candy Trivia section of the blog. Learn something new about your favorite brands of candy today and impress your friends by sharing one of our sweet pieces of trivia over your social networks.

How Do You Eat M&Ms?

How Do You Eat Your M&Ms?

When you buy a pack of M&Ms, do you just rip open the pack and go to town on it? For a while we thought this was the only way. They're candies. What else can you ...more

A Lesson in Gobstoppers

Gobstoppers to teach science, what a concept! The entire class is given a gobstopper to suck and told that they are sucking away the layers of the planet. The first layer ...more