Ford Gum & Machine Co., Lincolnshire, Ill.
Mike and Ike and Hot Tamales brand products now come in a bubblegum format, made available through a license agreement between Ford Gum and Just Born, Inc. Initially, the products will come in 75-ct. (4.25-oz.) and 50-ct. (3-oz.) hanging bags; bulk packaging also will be available.
Ingredients (Mike and Ike): Sugar, dextrose, corn syrup, gum base, artificial & natural flavor, maltodextrine, citric acid, glycerine, malic acid, resinous glaze, carnauba wax, artificial color (including: Yellow 5 & 6, Red 40, and Blue 1), and BHT (to maintain freshness).