1. In 1981, the first gummy worm was developed under the Trolli brand. The worms were meant to shock parents as it was considered “yucky” to eat worms.
2. Today, Trolli Sour Brite Crawlers are the #1 selling gummy worms in the United States.
3. The first gummy candy was invented in Germany in the 1920s, however gummies were not manufactured in the United States until the 1980s.
4. Trolli is known for its innovation in the gummy category with items such as: Sour Brite Eggs, Big Bold Bears, Soda Poppers and Sour Brite Octopus.