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Juicy Fruit is a flavor and brand of chewing gum made by Wrigley's. Introduced in the United States in 1893, Juicy Fruit almost immediately became one of the best-selling brands in the country, and remains so today. It has had seven different packaging designs as of 2004; many older packages are considered collectors items in a niche market. Juicy Fruit is a 1983 album by Mtume. ... Chewing gum Chewing gum is a type of confectionery designed for fun and chewing. ... The Wm. ... Year 1893 (MDCCCXCIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Niche marketing is the process of finding small but potentially profitable market segments and designing custom-made products for them. ...

Assorted Juicy Fruit packaging
Assorted Juicy Fruit packaging

Juicy Fruit was taken off the civilian market temporarily during World War II because of shortages in the necessary ingredients to make it; additionally, demand for gum to be included in C-rations made sufficient production impossible. The gum was re-introduced to the general public in 1946. Download high resolution version (860x665, 44 KB)Juicy Fruit gum Photo by User:Hephaestos 2/11/2004 released into the public domain This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... Download high resolution version (860x665, 44 KB)Juicy Fruit gum Photo by User:Hephaestos 2/11/2004 released into the public domain This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... In times of armed conflict a civilian is any person who is not a combatant. ... Combatants Allied powers: China France Great Britain Soviet Union United States and others Axis powers: Germany Italy Japan and others Commanders Chiang Kai-shek Charles de Gaulle Winston Churchill Joseph Stalin Franklin Roosevelt Adolf Hitler Benito Mussolini Hideki Tōjō Casualties Military dead: 17,000,000 Civilian dead: 33,000... Meal, Combat Individual (C-ration) was the name of field rations issued by the United States of America from World War II to the 1980s. ...

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People often report that the (Southeast Asian) jackfruit tastes nearly identical to Juicy Fruit, but just which "fruit" serves as its flavor has been deliberately made vague by Wrigley's. Recently the company has capitalized on this in a campaign selling gum with flavors named "Strappleberry" and "Grapermelon" under the Juicy Fruit brand. Wrigley's apparently told Imponderables that banana is one crucial flavor among many others. It is likely, however, that the chemical used for flavoring is isopentenyl acetate, a carboxylic ester.[1] Location of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is a subregion of Asia. ... Binomial name Lam. ... For other uses, see Fruit (disambiguation). ... Flavouring (or flavoring) is a product which is added to food in order to change or augment its taste. ... Imponderables is a series of ten books written by David Feldman. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Canadian Flavours In Pellet Form

  • Juicy Fruit Original
  • Juicy Fruit Red
  • Juicy Fruit Blue
  • Juicy Fruit Pink
  • Juicy Fruit Green
  • Juicy Fruit Purple
  • Juicy Fruit Apricot Berry (Orange)

Juicy Fruit in the media

The Juicy Fruit brand has been represented in the media in the following ways: For other uses, see Brand (disambiguation). ...

In film

  • In the film One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Randle McMurphy (Jack Nicholson's character) offers Chief Bromden a stick while the two are awaiting punishment for fighting in the psychiatric hospital in which they are confined. This act prompts the Chief, who had been pretending to be a deaf-mute to finally speak with the line "Mmm...Juicy Fruit."
  • In the 2006 film "Inside Man", Dalton Russel (Clive Owen's character) offers Keith Frazier (Denzel Washington) a piece of gum, which happens to be Juicy Fruit. He leaves the unfinished pack and some wrappers in the unmarked safety deposit box.
  • In the first Godzilla movie, the foreign scientists were chewing Juicy Fruit in order to "Make them look more American".

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In music

  • Two people can be seen chewing Juicy Fruit before kissing in the music video for "Here in Your Arms" by Hellogoodbye.
  • "Juicy Fruit" is also the name of a popular 80s song by James Mtume. Off of his album Juicy Fruit.

For the song by The Beatles, see Hello Goodbye. ... James Mtume is an 80s artist perhaps best known for his hit song Juicy Fruit. ... Juicy Fruit is a 1983 album by Mtume. ... Jimmy Buffett tours Pearl Harbor with United States Navy Admiral Jonathan Greenert, June 12, 2003 James William Jimmy Buffett (born December 25, 1946) is a singer, songwriter, author, businessman, and recently a film producer best known for his island escapism lifestyle and music including hits such as Margaritaville (No. ... A White Sport Coat and a Pink Crustacean is Jimmy Buffetts third album, containing many of what would later become his most popular songs. ...


  • In a second series episode of UK sitcom Spaced, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest is referenced throughout, including the character of Daisy offering a Chief look-a-like a piece of Juicy Fruit
  • In the 2006-7 British TV series Life on Mars, the characters are frequently seen chewing Juicy Fruit. During the first series DCI Gene Hunt lays out two packets of Juicy Fruit on the interview table. In a series two episode, an exchange between DC Chris Skelton and a schoolgirl goes:
  • Juicy Fruit is also referenced in American Dad, when Stan explains what being popular feels like by comparing it with the taste of Juicy Fruit.
  • There was a Juicy Fruit Commercial that was banned, that shows a woman beating up a Giant Orange Whale, who stole her Juicy Fruit.
  • Juicy Fruit featured a "banned" or alternative commercial on their Canadian website, in which a snowboarder hits the singing guitar player over the head with his snowboard, thus killing him.
  • In the television series The Shield, Lt. Jon Kavanaugh constantly chews Juicy Fruit throughout Season 5. He also explains how he used chewing gum as an interrogation technique; when he offers it to people and they refuse, he offers it to them a second time. If they accept the gum the second time, he knows that they will crack under interrogation.
  • Juicy Fruit is the name of a prostitute on the show South Park.

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  1. ^ Pavia, "Organic Laboratory Techniques" pp.99-100


  • Pavia, Donald L.; Lampman, Kriz, Engel (2007). Introduction to Organic Laboratory Techniques. Thomson Brooks/Cole. ISBN 978-0-495-01630-4. 

External links

  • Juicy Fruit, the official website for the brand.
  • Wrigley's "Juicy Fruit" page
The Wrigley Company (NYSE: WWY) was founded on April 1, 1891 originally selling products such as soap and baking powder. ... William D. Perez succeeded William Wrigley, Jr. ... William Wrigley, Jr. ... On the cover of Time in 1929 William Wrigley Jr. ... Philip Knight Wrigley (December 5, 1894 - April 12, 1977), sometimes also called P.K. or Phil. ... William Wrigley III (January 21, 1933 Chicago, IL - March 8, 1999 Chicago, IL) was President of the Wm. ... William Wrigley, Jr. ... Chewing gum Chewing gum is a type of confectionery designed for fun and chewing. ... 5 is a brand of sugarfree chewing gum manufactured by the Wrigley Company and introduced to U.S. markets in March 2007 and in Canada in January 2008 at a retail price of US$1. ... Airwaves is a brand of chewing gum produced by the Wm. ... Big Red is an artificially flavored cinnamon chewing gum made by Wrigleys. ... A modern packet of Wrigleys Doublemint Doublemint is a flavour of chewing gum made by the Wrigley Company. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Eclipse (gum). ... Sticks of Eclipse Ice gum in Lemon Burst, Peppermint and Spearmint flavours Eclipse Ice is a brand of pellet chewing gum by the Wrigley Company. ... Wrigleys Excel is a line of chewing gum and mints available in Canada since 1991. ... Packages of Extra Extra is the name of the second sugarfree gum launched by Wrigleys in the United States and was introduced in 1984 (the first being Orbit in 1977). ... Freedent is a gum manufactured by Wrigleys, first introduced in 1975 and marketed as the gum that wont stick to most dental work. Freedent comes in Peppermint, Spearmint and Winterfresh flavors. ... Orbit is a brand of sugarless chewing gum from the Wrigley Company. ... Wrigleys Spearmint is a brand of Wrigleys chewing gum. ... Surpass Trademark of Siemens ag. ... Winterfresh package from late 2004 or early 2005. ... For other uses, see Bubblegum (disambiguation). ... Alpine Gum is a gum made by Wrigleys. ... Big League Chew is a brand of bubble gum that is shredded and packaged like chewing tobacco. ... Bubble Tape is a brand of bubble gum that experienced its greatest popularity in the early 90s due to its unique packaging and direct marketing to preteen children (its six feet of bubble gum for you, not them - them referring to parents or just adults in general). ... Hubba Bubba is a brand of bubble gum originally produced by Wm. ... A modern container of Wrigleys Ouch! Bubble Gum. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... For other uses, see Candy (disambiguation). ... Altoids are a brand of breath mints that have existed since the turn of the 19th century. ... Eclipse is a brand of breath mint manufactured by the Wrigley Company of Chicago, Illinois in the United States. ... This article is about the candy. ... The gleaming white Wrigley Building (410 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois) is a skyscraper located directly across Michigan Avenue from the Tribune Tower. ... For the former ballpark in Los Angeles, see Wrigley Field (Los Angeles). ... For other uses, see Chicago (disambiguation). ... Wrigley Field was a ballpark in Los Angeles which served as host to minor league baseball teams in the region for over 30 years, and was the home park for the Los Angeles Angels in their expansion season of 1961. ... Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ... The USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies (WIES) is an environmental research and education facility run by the University of Southern California. ... Wrigley Square is a northwest section of Millennium Park in Chicago. ... USD redirects here. ... A fiscal year (or financial year or accounting reference date) is a 12-month period used for calculating annual (yearly) financial statements in businesses and other organizations. ... The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), nicknamed the Big Board, is a New York City-based stock exchange. ...

  Results from FactBites:
Juicy Fruit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (390 words)
Juicy Fruit is a flavor of chewing gum made by Wrigley's.
Juicy Fruit was taken off the civilian market temporarily during World War II because of shortages in the necessary ingredients to make it; additionally, demand for gum to be included in C-rations made sufficient production impossible.
Juicy Fruit TV commercials from the 80's introduced the Juicy Fruit Song, which is still used in the 2005 ads.
Fruit is sour and used as a relish or for pickling.
This fruit is smaller than the lychee, brown on the outside, and has more of a spicy taste than the lychee.
A close relative of the mangosteen, this fruit is orange and the size of a quarter.
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