Are Wrigley EXTRA Mints discontinued?

Wrigley has broadened its portfolio with the introduction of a new premium mint. Extra Ice Mints are supplied in metal tubes with a flip-top end, with 33 mints per pack. They replace the boxed Extra Mints, which are being discontinued. The new sugar-free mints are smaller and have an improved flavour delivery.

Is there sugar in Wrigley’s EXTRA?

Initially launched in 1984 as the first sugar-free gum sold in the United States, Wrigley’s Extra gum is now owned by the Mars corporation. It’s still sugar-free, sweetened using products such as aspartame and acesulfame K.

What happened to Wrigley’s Spearmint?

Wm Wrigley Jr Co, which launched its Spearmint and Juicy Fruit gums in the 1890s, announced today that it has agreed to be taken over by Mars. The deal brings together two of America’s largest family-controlled firms. At $80 a share, it is a 28% premium on last Friday’s closing share price.

What is Wrigley’s Extra gum made of?

Sorbitol, Gum Base, Glycerol, Natural And Artificial Flavors, Hydrogenated Starch Hydrolysate, Less Than 2% Of: Aspartame, Mannitol, Acesulfame K, Soy Lecithin, Aspartame-Acesulfame., BHT (to Maintain Freshness), Color (Blue 1 Lake).

What are extra mints?


  • Sugar,
  • Glucose Syrup,
  • Starch,
  • Natural Mint Flavouring,
  • Gelatine,
  • Stabiliser (E415)

How many mints are in a roll of Trebor Extra Strong?

Trebor Extra Strong Mint Roll (Pack of 20) : Grocery.

Does Wrigley’s Extra contain xylitol?

The Wrigley Company is launching three new products in their range of sugar-free chewing gum: Extra Ice Peppermint, Extra Ice Spearmint and Extra Ice White.

Where does Wrigley make their gum?

Wrigley Jr. Company, is located in Flowery Branch and produces 14 gum brands including Juicy Fruit®, Wrigley’s Spearmint® and Big Red®. The Gainesville facility opened in 1971 with 100 employees and today has over 700 employees.

Who is Beau Wrigley?

In 1999 William “Beau” Wrigley Jr., an heir to the Wrigley’s chewing gum fortune, took over the business his great-grandfather started in 1891. Wrigley Jr., who was CEO, expanded the company in 2005 by purchasing Altoids and Life Savers from Kraft Foods for $1.46 billion.

Is Wrigley’s Extra gum sugarless?

Extra is a brand of sugarfree chewing gum produced by the Wrigley Company in North America, Europe, Australia and some parts of Africa and Asia.

Do Extra Strong mints have a laxative effect?

Now, mints mostly contain sugar and so any medicinal effects are probably outweighed by the damage they do to the teeth, which is why sugar-free mints are now so successful, with the downside that the artificial sweeteners can, according to Edwards, have a laxative effect.