Apr 16, 2018

Fox’s kicks off 100-year anniversary

Big Bear Confectionery, owner of the iconic brand Fox’s Glacier, is kicking off a year of activity to celebrate the brand’s 100th anniversary. The brand has unveiled specially-designed anniversary packaging across its entire range of Fox’s Glacier Mints, Fruits and Darks to mark the birth of the brand in 1918. This year’s milestone birthday will […]

Jun 26, 2015

Big Bear brand joins the Tigers

Leicester-based Big Bear Confectionery is the name behind iconic brands including XXX Mints, Paynes Poppets, Just Brazils and Fox’s Glacier Mints. The original Fox’s Confectionery was founded in Leicester in 1880, the same year as Leicester Tigers, and still manufacture in the city, employing 200 local people. Matt Baker, sales and marketing director for Big […]