Can you still buy a marathon candy bar?

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Can you still buy a marathon candy bar?

The Marathon Bar is gone but the Cadbury Curly Wurly definitely takes it place. It’s about same size as the original, it is 1 by 8 inches of braided caramel covered with milk chocolate. You will not be disappointed.

Why was the Marathon Bar discontinued?

The bar has since been discontinued in 1981 most likely because of it’s similarity to the other candy bars that mars was selling at the time and continues to sell today. The Marathon candy bar was basically a flat braid with chocolate covered caramel. It was known to have had an appetizing and delicious taste to them.

When did Marathon change to Snickers UK?

Why did Marathon become Snickers? Mars decided to rebrand Marathon in the UK and align it with the rest of the world. Mars bosses changed the name of Marathon to Snickers in 1990.

Are Marathon bars coming back?

MARATHON bars are coming back to the UK once again, almost 30 years after being renamed to Snickers. For a limited time, retro sweet fans will be able to pick up the nutty nougat snack it its old-school packaging. The name change will be exclusive to Morrisons stores, and will last for 12 weeks starting on August 10.

Are Snickers now Marathon?

Snickers were named Marathons in the UK and Ireland until 1990. Snickers was the global name used in the United States so Mars decided to align their UK product by changing the name to fit with the global brand. So Marathons became Snickers globally in 1990.

Did Snickers used to be called Marathon?

Why did Marathon bars become Snickers?

Are Snickers made in China?

Snickers bar made in China. Mars is the second-largest confectionary company in Australia, so people in the video comments were a bit outraged by this, vowing not to purchase the chocolate bars anymore and wondering if their other favourite products are still made in Australia.

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