Where are Bendicks mints made?

Where are Bendicks mints made?

A Hampshire-based chocolate factory has confirmed it will move production to Germany with the loss of 84 jobs. Storck, makers of Bendicks mint chocolates, blamed the decision on a decline in the market and said it was the right move in order to protect the brand.

How many calories are in Bendicks Bittermint?


Typical Values Per 100G
428 (kcal)
78 (per piece)
FAT 16.8
– of which saturates 10.6

Are Bendicks Bittermints vegan?

All Bendicks products are suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans.

Who made mingles?

Mingles were a type of mint chocolates made by Bendicks and sold in the UK from 2002. The chocolates were all made in the UK in a factory in Winchester.

How many boxes come in an after 8s?

34 mints
The serving size is actually 2 mints and there are a total of 17 servings (meaning that the box contains 34 mints). A serving of 2 mints is 74 calories, which is actually much better than other chocolate alternatives.

Can you still get mingles?

Mingles. An assortment of delicious mint chocolates from Bendicks, the treats were discontinued in 2011.

How many calories are in Bendicks?

Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 80 Cals from Fat 26
Water n/a g
Total Fat 2.90 g
Saturated Fat 2.00 g

Do Bendicks still make mingles?

When were mingles discontinued?

July 2011
Following the closure of the plant Bendicks discontinued the Mingles line in July 2011, and production at the Winchester plant finally ended on Friday July 29, 2011 after the last boxes were produced ready for Christmas.

How many mints are in an after 8 box?

The serving size is actually 2 mints and there are a total of 17 servings (meaning that the box contains 34 mints).

What were mint Munchies called?

In 1995 the confectionery formerly known as “Mintola” (near-identical in appearance to Munchies, but consisting of plain chocolate with a mint fondant centre) was renamed “Mint Munchies”. In 2006, Mint Munchies were again renamed, this time as “After Eight Bitesize”.

Are after dinner mints gluten free?

After Dinner Mints Assorted PASTEL Party Mints BULK CANDY- NUT & GLUTEN FREE.

Why did they stop making mingles?

In April 2009 August Storck confirmed it was shutting the factory at the end of July and relocating production to Ohrdruf, its Eastern German plant. This would result in a loss of more than 80 jobs although it would continue to employ over 30 staff in Winchester to support marketing and sales of its brands in the UK.

Do they still make Neapolitan chocolates?

The company was sold to Kraft Foods in 1993 and Terry’s Neapolitans were discontinued in 2005 when their York factory was closed. The flavours were: Milk Chocolate (Blue) Plain Chocolate (Red)

Do mingles still exist?

Unfortunately, we no longer produce Mingles.

Why are after 8s called that?

After Eight Mint Chocolate Thins, often referred to as simply “After Eights”, are a brand of mint chocolate covered sugar confectionery….After Eight.

Introduced 1962
Previous owners Rowntree’s (1962–1988)
Website nestle.co.uk/aftereight

Why are Mars bars so small now?

Mars Bars have dropped in size from 58g to 51g. Mars said it made the iconic chocolate bars smaller to meet public health targets to cut calories.

How many after 8 mints are in a 300g box?

The Nutritional Information on a 300g pack equates to 35 mints per pack.

What has happened to After Eight mints?

For the UK market they are now manufactured in Halifax following Nestlé’s closure of the Castleford factory in 2012. However on the limited edition 2020 casing it states “made in Germany, with sugar not solely of German origin”.