Does Peeps have a website?

Fans can now shop online at or visit the store in Center Valley, PA.

Will Peeps be available in 2021?

Their statement reads: While PEEPS® Marshmallow Candies, MIKE AND IKE® and HOT TAMALES® would typically be available in fun shapes and packaging sizes for the Halloween and holiday seasons, unfortunately, the seasonal varieties will not be in stores again until 2021.

Who makes Peeps plush?

Just Born Quality Confections is a third-generation family-owned company that has grown into the 10th largest candy company in the U.S. [*] Just Born is the maker of some of America’s most beloved and iconic brands – PEEPS®, MIKE AND IKE®, HOT TAMALES® and GOLDENBERG’S® PEANUT CHEWS®.

Why did the peep store close?

Just Born, the candy company that makes Peeps (among other treats), announced Tuesday that it would temporarily be suspending production at its factories in Philadelphia and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, due to the “rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation.” …

Why are Peeps so bad?

They practically taste like plastic. Peeps do not taste like magical marshmallowy goodness; rather, they are horrific combination of too much corn syrup with highlights of identifiable fake flavors and artificial colors.

Are Peeps only sold on Easter?

Peeps are used primarily to fill Easter baskets, though recent advertising campaigns market the candy as “Peeps – Always in Season”, as Peeps has since expanded to include Halloween, Christmas and Valentine’s Day; since 2014 it has been available year-round with the introduction of Peeps Minis.

Why do Peeps taste so bad?

Are Peeps made in China?

The maker of the popular marshmallow Peeps made its Spooky Friends marshmallow treats in China for Halloween, the first time the 84-year-old company outsourced candy production overseas. Just Born said it sought an overseas candy-maker because its Bethlehem plant cannot individually wrap candies.

Can I buy Peeps year round?

Often thought of as only an Eastertime treat, this candy is available year-round in Easter Peeps bunny candy as well as chicks, Christmas Gingerbread men, Halloween pumpkins, and even chocolate-dipped Valentine’s Hearts.

What candy company makes Peeps?

Just Born Quality Confections
Our Story. Just Born Quality Confections is a third generation, family-owned candy manufacturer that has been in business since 1923 and is known for its iconic brands including: PEEPS® Brand Marshmallow Candies.

Does anyone actually eat Peeps?

At the Just Born factory in Bethlehem, Pa., 3.8 million candy Peeps are hatched per day. After that, a Peep’s fate is anyone’s guess. Americans eat more than 600 million Peeps and Bunnies — their Easter counterparts – per year.

Why do Peeps taste better stale?

Why eat Peeps stale? “They just taste better stale!” Caitlin Kneram Gross of Kennebunk, Maine, said. “I think because they’re crispy on the outside and still soft inside, and the sugar crystalizes and tastes better.” She also uses the holiday-specific Christmas ones ― made stale, of course ― in her hot cocoa.