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2014-07-01 16:21:21

Brand Satisfies July Fourth Road Trippers with Free Cash-for-Gas at Two of the Most Ridiculously Remote Gas Stations in U.S. HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The arrival of July Fourth Weekend means drivers coast to coast are hungry for a good deal on gas during their long road trips, and now SNICKERS® Brand is about to see how far people will go for the chance to get free fuel. Literally. To help fuel Independence Day road trips and raise attention for the ongoing SNICKERS®...

2014-05-07 08:27:32

Best Picks of 2014 Have Nothing to Do with Football as M&M'S® Asks Fans to Choose Peanut, Peanut Butter or Pretzel as their Favorite Flavor HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The M&M'S® brand announced today that it is drafting off the hype of football news by giving its fans their own draft and asking them to select their favorite M&M'S(®) flavor. From May 7 - May 19, fans can visit the M&M'S(®) Racing Facebook page and share which M&M'S(®) flavor...

2014-02-28 12:25:42

New Twist on Iconic 'You're Not You When You're Hungry' Campaign Produces Monster Satisfaction HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fans are used to seeing the infamous monster Godzilla destroying cities and terrifying crowds, but how about playing table tennis, water skiing or riding quads? Today, Mars Chocolate North America announced that SNICKERS® Brand will showcase the never-before-seen "satisfied" side of Godzilla in a humorous new commercial that is set to debut...

2014-02-21 08:23:56

'Year of Peanut' Campaign Puts Yellow and M&M'S® Peanut on Track HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Between the mind-bending speeds, bumper to bumper action and hairpin turns, many observers would say the high-octane world of stock car racing is a little nuts. Now, for the start of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) season, Mars Chocolate North America and M&M'S® Racing are taking the nuttiness of M&M'S Peanut in NASCAR® to new extremes by unveiling an M&M'S®...

2014-01-29 12:24:34

Greatest M&M'S® Spokescandy (aka me) Willing to Star in Any Company's Big Game Commercial HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An open announcement from the desk of Red (which is really more of a TV tray, but I digress): This week, M&M'S® Brand made a monumental mistake: they passed over the reigning advertising MVP - moi - and instead chose my fellow spokescandy Yellow to star in the brand's new Big Game commercial. At the risk of over-reacting, this "benching"...

2014-01-23 12:25:11

Beloved Character Yellow to Star in Super Bowl XLVIII Spot for M&M'S® Peanut HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's been 60 years in the making, but on Sunday, February 2, beloved M&M'S® Brand character Yellow will finally get his moment in the spotlight. Today, Mars Chocolate North America announced that M&M'S® will debut a new 30-second commercial in the first half of Super Bowl XLVIII about M&M'S® Peanut, with Yellow taking the lead role in the Big...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'