Canada Mints are the beloved mints known nationwide for being a deliciously sweet and refreshing treat. They first appeared in the Canadian market during the late 1880s. By 1908, their popularity had caught on and spread rapidly to an excited audience in the United States. With a booming demand for these sugar lozenge mints, Canada Mints were packaged in a 5 cent unit in 1916 for more consumer-friendly purchasing and consumption in the years to come. Today, they are still one of the most renowned sugar lozenge mints in the United States, with Wintergreen and Peppermint as the most popular flavors. Canada Mints iconic flavor, appearance and packaging have enjoyed a storied history of success of simply sweet refreshment and look forward to being savored by NECCO fans for many years to come.