Pelon Pelo Rico Tamarind Candy is one of the most popular spicy candies in Mexico. It is a traditional tamarind-flavored candy full of Tamarind pulp in a push-pop way so that the inner tamarind pulp candy arrives at the surface.
It is also interesting that “pelon” means “without hair”. This fact may be one of the funniest entertainments for your children, because they only need to push for the cylindrical figure to have hair again! And also, after it’s all pressed, you can just remove the internal recipient, and you’ll find much more tamarind Pelon Pelo Rico soft Candy.
You may remember that Pelon Pelo Rico Tamarindo Candy was one of the leading Mexican treats for a whole generation. So it will definitery fill all your expectations!
You can be sure this soft Mexican tamarind pulp candy will bring you back to your childhood, as when you were with your friends at the ¨Pinata’s Parties. Also because it keeps all the essence of Mexican traditions.
Enjoy this traditional Mexican Candy!
Ingredients: Sugar, Water, Corn Syrup, Milled Pepper, Salt, Citric Acid, Xanthan Gum and Artificial Tamarind Flavor.
Shipping Weight: 20 Oz
Servings: 1 piece
|Total Fat||0 g||Potassium||0 mg|
|Saturated||0 g||Total Carbs||24 g|
|Polyunsaturated||0 g||Dietary Fiber||0 g|
|Monounsaturated||0 g||Sugars||18 g|
|Trans||0 g||Protein||0 g|
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Producer: The Hershey Company
Hershey Mexico, a subsidiary of Hershey Foods Corporation and one of the leading companies manufacturing and selling chocolate, confectionery and flavored milk products in Mexico, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Grupo Lorena, one of Mexico's top confectionery companies. Grupo Lorena, which had sales of more than $30 million in 2003, is a leader in the spicy candy market in Mexico with its Pelon Pelo Rico(R) brand.
"Grupo Lorena's solid brands in key consumer segments will strengthen our leadership position in the Mexican market," said Juan-Carlos Zayas, Director of Marketing, Hershey Mexico. "This portfolio will broaden our offerings for Mexican consumers, especially as its strength in the youth market complements our established success in the adult segment. Its Pelon Pelo Rico(R) brand is a great entry to the popular spicy candy segment for Hershey Mexico. Equally important, Grupo Lorena's commitment to product quality and innovation is a perfect fit with Hershey's reputation for manufacturing products that meet consumer expectations for great taste and top quality."
"Grupo Lorena is a great addition to Hershey Foods' portfolio of excellent brands," said Richard H. Lenny, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Hershey Foods Corporation. "It significantly increases our existing business in Mexico and supports our strategy of profitably building scale in the key North American market. Lorena also will deliver expanded retail channel and customer growth opportunities for Hershey, both in Mexico and the United States. We look forward to building Grupo Lorena's brands with the Hispanic consumer and leveraging its capabilities to introduce innovative Hershey products to the high-growth Hispanic segment."
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