Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company is a recognized leader in confections with a wide range of product offerings including gum, mints, hard and chewy candies and lollipops. Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company has operations in more than 40 countries and distributes its world-famous brands in more than 180 countries. Three of these brands - Wrigley's Spearmint®, Juicy Fruit®, and Altoids® - have heritages stretching back more than a century. Other well-loved brands include Orbit®, Extra®, 5®, Skittles®, Doublemint®, Starburst®, Freedent®, Airwaves®, Life Savers®, Eclipse®, and Winterfresh®. Wrigley is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and operates as a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated, based in McLean, Virginia. Mars is a $30-billion, family-owned company that produces some of the world's leading confectionery, food and petcare products and has growing beverage and health & nutrition businesses.
Wrigley China is the largest confectionery company and also the largest chewing gum manufacturer in China. Wrigley China now has two wholly owned companies - Wrigley Confectionery (China) Limited and Wrigley Confectionery (Shanghai) Company Limited, established respectively in 1989 and 2001. Currently Wrigley China owns 3 production facilities, 36 branch offices, with a service team of over 7,000 people.