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Halls peach & raspberry Soothers 45g

45p (£1 per 100g)

Brand Price Match - Checked Tesco.com 27/08/2014

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Product Summary

Peach and raspberry flavour sweets with liquid centres. With real peach&raspberry juice. Suitable for vegetarians. Delicious sweets with a soothing and refreshing liquid centre. Siblings Norman S. Hall and Thomas H. Hall founded the business in 1893 to produce soap and jams, but ventured into the confectionery market in 1918 when their premises moved to Whitefield. . The company began manufacturing Halls Mentholyptus in 1927, made from a blend of menthol and eucalyptus oil. This humble sweet became the world’s best known and best-selling cough drop, and helped the company float on the stock market for the first time in 1953, a year before sweet rationing came to an end in the UK. The company was not without its challenges in the post-war years. Sugar shortages and supply problems with menthol crystals and eucalyptus oil from China, Brazil and Spain meant that the average weekly production had dropped from 800 tonnes a week to just 80 tonnes a week. However, by the mid-1960’s, Hall’s products accounted for about a third of the entire UK market for medicated sweets. Innovations included cough drops with a liquid centre, sugar free cough drops and menthol-free sweets.

Ingredients

Glucose Syrup, Sugar, Glucose-Fructose Syrup, Stabiliser (Glycerol), Acids (E270, E330), Concentrated Peach&Raspberry Juices (0.4%)*, Flavourings, Acidity Regulators (E325, E332), Colour (Paprika Extract), Concentrated Black Carrot Juice, *Equivalent to 3% Fruit Juice

Preparation & Storage

Storage

Store in a cool dry place.

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