Top 10 Most Popular Chocolate Bars in the World!
Brand loyalty is something all businesses strive for. In fact companies spend millions of dollars every year to try and improve theirs. This is especially true for the most popular chocolate bars in the world.
So which chocolate brands come out on top?
Below is a list of the Top 10 most popular chocolate bars in the world in terms of consumption.
But before you read on why don’t you take a guess as to what is number one?
10. Hershey Milk Chocolate Bars
Invented by Milton S. Hershey of Lancaster, PA in 1894, Hershey Milk Chocolate Bars were the first mass produced chocolate bar in the USA.
Still going strong they have been described as ‘The Great American Chocolate Bar’. They posses a slightly sour and also tangy taste that is distinctly ‘Hersheys’.
9. Oh Henry!
Created in 1921 by the Williamson Candy Company, the Oh Henry! chocolate bar contains a delicious mix of peanuts, caramel and also fudge which is coated in smooth milk chocolate.
Very popular in Canada this chocolate bar is believed to have been named after a boy who frequently flirted with the girls at the offices of the Williamson Company.
Named after the surname initials of the companies two founders, M&Ms were originally produced in the summer of 1941 and are now sold in over 100 countries world wide.
Comprising of a different range of coloured candy shell with the letter ‘m’ imprinted on it in lower case, this product is now available with a number of fillings including milk and dark chocolate, crispy, mint chocolate, peanuts, peanut butter, almond, orange chocolate, coconut, pretzel and also wild cherry too.
7. Baby Ruth
Originally known as ‘Kandy Kake’ this bar of chocolate covered peanuts, caramel and also nougat was introduced to the U.S in 1900.
Similar to a Picnic, this brand was first produced in Chicago by the Curtiss Candy Company who renamed it to Baby Ruth in 1921, supposedly in honour of the daughter of President Grover Cleveland.
Nowadays it is made by Nestle.
6. 3 Musketeers
Made by Mars Incorporated, 3 Musketeers is a chocolate bar with a centre that many people incorrectly refer to as nougat.
Infact it is actually made of chocolate marshmallow and also whipped cream. Launched in 1932 it originally contained three pieces in one package, flavoured strawberry, chocolate and also vanilla, which led to the product being so named.
Costing five cents when it was first introduced it was initially marketed as one of the largest chocolate bars on the market and something that could be shared with family or friends.
5. Milky Way
Created in Minnesota by Frank C. Mars in 1923, the Milky Way was the first commercially distributed filled chocolate bar.
The name and also the taste of the bar was taken from a famed malted milkshake of the day. Not the earth’s galaxy as many people contend. In its first year of sales in 1924 the Milky Way generated $800,000 in revenue.
Made popular by Bart Simpson this mix of butter and also peanut butter covered in milk chocolate was launched by The Curtis Candy Company of Chicago in 1923.
The product got its named after a public contest was run by the company and quickly became a firm favourite on the back of early marketing ploys which saw the company drop Butterfinger and Baby Ruth bars from airplanes in cities across the United States.
3. Kit Kat
First created by Rowntrees of York in 1935, Kit Kat in its original four finger form were developed after a worker at the Rowntree York factory put a suggestion in a recommendation box for a snack that ‘a man could take to work in his pack up’.
Originally called ‘Rowntree’s Chocolate Crisp’ the product was renamed to Kit Kat after WWII.
Today it is produced by Nestle in 17 countries around the world including the UK, Egypt, Australia and Algeria, as well as China, Malaysia, Turkey, Bulgaria and Venezuela too.
2. Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups
Introduced in 1928 by Harry Burnett Reese, Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups have been one of the best-selling candies in U.S. History.
Consisting of a delicious peanut butter filling enrobed in milk chocolate it comes as an individual ‘Big Cup’ or in a pack of 2, 4 or also 8 cups as well.
Anyone who has seen the Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore film ’50 First Dates’ will recognise this product instantly.
The best-selling and most popular chocolate bars of all time, the Snickers bar was introduced to the world in 1930 by Mars Incorporated.
Consisting of peanut nougat topped with roasted peanuts and also caramel and covered in smooth milk chocolate the product was named after the Mars family horse. Today it has worldwide global sales of $2 billion.
World’s Most Popular Chocolate Bars
You can buy any of these chocolate brands online in bulk at Moo-Lolly-Bar.
We ship bulk orders of these products to any address in Australia. This includes all work, home and also PO Box addresses too.
All orders are sent by either Fastway Couriers or also Australia Post. Depending on where you live. Both of these methods can also be traced online 24/7 from our door to yours.
In addition we also sell over 1500 of the world’s most popular chocolates and lollies online.