Mars Wrigley packs sweet holiday treats

Gisselle Gaitan
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Needless to say, the holiday season is already in full swing.

Mars Wrigley is the latest brand to announce what consumers can expect from such brands as M&M’s, Skittles, Snickers, Starburst and Dove for the upcoming holiday season.

Some limited-edition holiday treats hitting shelves include:

  • M&M’s Mint Chocolate Candies, which are dressed up in festive colors, made with peppermint-flavored mint chocolate, and retail for $3.49;
  • M&M’s Peppermint White Chocolate Candies, which come in red and white candy shells, feature peppermint-flavored white chocolate and retail for $3.49;
  • Dove Promises Silky Smooth Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark Gifts, which combine peppermint and dark chocolate, and retail for $3.99;
  • Dove Promises Silky Smooth Milk Chocolate Mint Chocolate Cookie Gifts, which are made with cocoa beans, contain a smooth chocolate taste, feature a mixture of mint and cookies, have a special message on the wrapper, and retail for $3.99; and
  • Eclipse Candy Cane Peppermint Gum Bottle, which features a limited-edition candy cane design and retails for $2.99.

Aside from limited-edition launches, Mars Wrigley also is debuting several stocking stuffers and stand-alone gifts that will be sure to provide a sweet treat.

The new offerings include:

  • Chocolate & Fruity Confections Variety Mix Gingerbread House, which has chocolate and fruity confections, includes a mix of Snickers, Starburst, Twix, M&M’s and 3 Musketeers, and retails for $15;
  • Gift Jars, which come in M&M’s Milk Chocolate Candies, M&M’s Peanut and Skittles Original options, and retail for $7.99 each;
  • Dove Silky Smooth Milk Chocolate Truffles, which are made with smooth chocolate, are individually wrapped, and retail for $3.49;
  • Celebrations Chocolates Magnum Gift Bottle, which contains a selection of Snickers, Twix, Milky Way, Dove and Bounty, and retails for $10.49;
  • Starburst Assorted Fruit Candy Canes, which come in the classic Christmas stripes and juicy flavors, and retail for $2.49;
  • M&M’s Hazelnut Chocolate Candies for the Holidays, which are filled with a hazelnut spread, contain the classic candy coating and retail for $3.49;
  • Twix Cookie Bars Yard; Snickers Bars Yard and M&M’s Peanut Chocolate Candies Yard, which retail for $12.99 each, and can provide a new way to share the classic treat;
  • Skittles Original Candy Holiday Cane, which features a bright rainbow of colors, and retails for $1;
  • M&M’s Milk Chocolate Candies Ornament Tin, which is filled with M&M’s Milk Chocolate Candies, can be used to decorate any tree, and retail for $1.99; and
  • M&M’s Fun Size Milk Chocolate Candies Storybook, which contains a festive storybook packaging, and retail for $3.49.

Further information on the products can be found on the company’s website.