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American Tort Reform Association president describes claims against Mentos as spurious and says consumer protection laws should be reformed to reflect original purpose

Industry Voices

Opinion: Reform state CPAs to protect brands like Mentos from ‘absurd’ lawsuits

By Tiger Joyce, president of the American Tort Reform Association

US state legislators should revise Consumer Protection Acts so confectioners are not hit with ‘preposterous’ lawsuits such as one accusing Perfetti Van Melle of slack filling gum packs, writes the president of the American Tort Reform Association.

Wrigley says bringing Orbit under the Extra umbrella will drive sales

Wrigley UK merges Orbit into Extra range

By Oliver Nieburg

Wrigley UK has incorporated its Orbit brand into the Extra range to help drive sales and will also launch soft chew options to appeal to younger consumers.