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Are Krackel and crunch the same?

Last Updated: 6th March, 2020

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The Nestle Crunch has creamy milk chocolate withcrisped rice and is 220 calories. The Hershey's Krackel hasmilk chocolate with crisped rice and is 210 calories.

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In this way, which came first Crunch vs Krackel?

Crunch. Introducing first, the“Crisped Rice in Milk Chocolate,” from Hershey, PA:Hershey Krackel! Introducing second, the “MilkChocolate with Crisped Rice,” from Switzerland: NestléCrunch! Krackel: Though thinner than theCrunch bar, Krackel still packs a punch.

Subsequently, question is, why is Nestle Crunch now called Crunch? Nestle has been producing chocolate barssince 1880, and its name has been a popular fixture on candybrand packaging in the US for decades. In 1928, Nestleintroduced Crunch. Nestle decided to sell its USconfectionery business because sales were slumping. The Swisscompany will focus on its healthier foods.

Considering this, are Crunch bars discontinued?

Crunch is the only brand for which Nestlémaintained the trademark as part of the sale of the U.S.confections business to Ferrero, said a Nestle Spokesperson. TheCrunch Bar is allowed to have the Nestle name on it for 1year after the sale but must be removed after thattime.

Do they still sell Crunch bars?

On September 11, 1994, Nestlé Crunch wasNestlé's best-selling candy bar in the UnitedStates. In January 2018, Nestlé announced plans tosell its U.S. confectionery brands (including the U.S.rights to Crunch) to Italian chocolatier Ferrero SpA, makerof Nutella, for US $2.8 billion.

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