When was the last time anyone ever offered you a Chiclet?
For younger readers, Chiclets were these tiny, tiny pieces of gum, covered in a candy shell.
Now owned by
, Chiclets are no longer easy to find in the U.S. But the rest of the world, in particular the Middle East, still gobbles up the tiny treats.
Don't count Chiclets out just yet. Like so many candies, you can pretty much count on a return at some point, just like others snatched from the abyss to capitalize on nostalgia such as Pop Rocks and Wacky Packages.
-- Written by Joe Mont in Boston.
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