Mentos Strawberry Mix
Mentos launches Strawberry Mix Roll. The next flavour from Mentos which includes three strawberry flavours - Creamy, Original and Sour
Mento CHOCO launches
The irresistible taste of Mentos CHOCO hits the shelves in Australia for the first time. Mentos CHOCO is a delicious caramel chew with a chocolate filling - perfect for sharing with someone special in your life! Available in Choco & Caramel and Choco & Mint.
Sour Mix Roll
Mentos launches Sour Mix Roll. The next flavour instalment from Mentos which includes four sour flavours - Strawberry, Grape, Pineapple and Lime.
Mentos launches Mentos NOWmints the “next generation in mints”. Mentos NOWmints is a zero sugar mint in a slimline tin that promises to deliver fresh breath. Available in 4 great flavours Freshmint, Spearmint, Strawberry and Orange, the perfect way to #UpdateYourMints.
Mentos Pure White
Mentos Gum launches Mentos Pure White Sugarfree Gum in a tin. Mentos Pure White Sugarfree gum promises to helps keep teeth naturally white.
Mentos Incredible Chew!
Mentos launches Incredible Chew. A unique chewing experience with delicious true to fruit flavours. Available in Strawberry and Grape Flavour. Mentos Incredible Chew contains No artificial colours.
Mentos Candy launches Very Berry Roll supported with the “Stay Fresh, Don’t become your dad!” campaign.
Mentos Grape Mix
Mentos launches Grape Mix Roll! A combination of three delicious grape flavours.
Mentos Candy launches Mentos Strawberry Roll.
Mentos Pure Fresh
Mentos Gum launches a new range – Mentos Pure Fresh sugar free gum!
Mentos Pure Fresh sugar free gum with green tea extract delivers pure breath confidence anytime, anywhere! Available in a wide range of pack formats to suit any occasion!
Mentos Candy launches Mentos Mocktails Roll.
Mentos 3D sugar free gum introduces a new flavour to the range – Mentos 3D gum; Yuzu-Grapefruit-Orange.
Mentos 3D sugar free gum is launched in Australia. New technology has allowed Mentos to develop a 3 layered Gum! The flavour combinations include Strawberry/Green Apple/Raspberry, Watermelon/Pineapple/Melon and Triple Fresh Mint!
New Mentos Rainbow Roll
Mentos Candy launches Rainbow roll. This new roll contains 7 of the most popular fruity flavours! New technology allows Mentos to position each flavour so that you know what comes next and you are guaranteed 2 of each flavour!!!
Mentos Aqua Kiss
Mentos Aqua Kiss sugar free gum is launched in a trendy and slim line convenient pack. The single layered Mint varieties of Alaskan (Peppermint) and Pacific (Spearmint) provide ultimate freshness while the unique 2 layered Acai Berry/Watermelon product delivers a fruity and fun experience.
New Mentos Cube sugar free chewing gum is the latest addition to the Mentos gum range. It is a revolution in chewing gum offering a unique cube pack format or handy pocket pack. Mentos Cube is available in Tropical and Spearmint flavours.
Mentos Blast, a sugar free chewing gum which delivers a fresh flavour burst as you bite into the centre, launches in Australia. Mentos Blast Gum. A Blast of Liquid Refreshment!
Chewing Gum launch
In one of the boldest moves in the history of Mentos in Australia, the brand launches into the chewing gum market with Mentos Ice Gum, offering 3 icy fresh flavours in a funky new packaging format that provides innovation to the category.
Mentos in over 100 countries
Mentos is available for sale in over 100 different countries.
Perfetti Van Melle Merger
In March 2001, Van Melle, the Dutch maker of the world-famous hard coated chewy Mentos candy merges with Perfetti, a privately-owned Italian company producing and distributing candies and chewing gum. Perfetti Van Melle is the world’s third largest confectionery (sugar and gum) group.
In 1990 ‘MENTOS THE FRESHMAKER’ becomes the new campaign voice. It clearly didn’t fall on deaf ears, because following its introduction Mentos sales worldwide increased dramatically.
First TV Commercial
In 1976 Mentos makes it’s own fresh, small screen debut with it’s first TV commercial.
Mentos in a Roll
In the 1960’s, an era that brought us fresh new looks in fashion and music, Mentos is sold in rolls for the first time
New Mentos ProductionNetherlands
In 1950, export begins to France, Germany and the UK from The Netherlands, home of Mentos.
Mentos Becomes a realityPoland
In 1932, brothers Michael and Pierre van Melle take a train journey to Poland which sparks the beginning of a Fresh New World. They have heard of an exciting recipe for soft fruit caramels. The trip gives Pierre a vision of peppermint flavoured caramel candy that will ultimately be known as Mentos.
"There's nothing like a Mentos kiss! With a variety of innovative candies and gums there is always the right product to experience the kiss of your life!"