Questions and answers

What PEZ dispenser is the most valuable?

What PEZ dispenser is the most valuable?

Santa Claus is the highest-selling Pez dispenser, since it was created in 1955. 3. The most expensive Pez dispenser sold for $13,000. It was a political donkey made in 1961.

Where is the world’s largest PEZ dispenser?

Burlingame Museum
The official Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Candy Dispenser has been awarded to the Burlingame Museum of Pez Memorabilia in Burlingame, California. The snowman-headed dispenser is 94 inches tall, weighs 85lbs and holds 6480 Pez candies.

Where in the world can you find the PEZ Visitor Center?

The visitor center is located at PEZ headquarters in Orange, CT – not far off the highway. If you are looking for a quick, interesting pit stop as you traverse I-95, stop in for some colorful memories.

How do I know if my PEZ dispenser is valuable?

According to their site, “You can tell how old a Pez dispenser is by looking at the Patent Number on the side of a Pez Stem. If the Patent Number reads: 2,620,061 then it was produced from 1952-1968. If the Patent Number reads: 3,410,455 then it was produced from 1968-1974.

Does PEZ candy go bad?

PEZ stated that they expire in 5 years from the date manufactured, however they do not print the expiration date on the product. 6 of 6 found this helpful.

Does Pez candy go bad?

Does PEZ ever go bad?

What does PEZ stand for?

The name PEZ comes from the German word for peppermint, “PfeffErminZ” taking the P from the first letter, E from the middle and Z from the last letter to form the word PEZ. In 1952, PEZ came to the United States.

Can you tour the PEZ factory?

Visits are self-guided. Because we are a candy manufacturing facility, visitors are not permitted to actually tour the manufacturing area. We do provide viewing windows into the production floor as well as video monitors that detail the entire process of how a dispenser is created and how the candy is made.

What do the numbers on Pez dispensers mean?

The first number, like the single-digit code, identified the country of origin. The second number (subscript) identified the specific facility within that country. In addition to the IMC Code, PEZ also clearly marked the Country of Origin on the stem, right below the Patent Number.

What is the rarest Pez dispenser?

One of the rarest of all Pez Disney dispensers is Mary Poppins, which released in 1973 and has no “feet.” There are two variants, one with painted cheeks and one without. The non-painted version is worth around $750, while the model with some blush will put some more green in (or out of) your pocket.

What was the first head on a Pez dispenser?

In 1956, PEZ introduces an innovated dispenser called the space gun. 1957, PEZ adds a three dimensional character head to the top of a dispenser. The Halloween Witch becomes the first traditional character head dispenser in 1957, while Popeye adds to the variety as the first licensed character in 1958.

Are Pez dispensers valuable?

These are the six most valuable Pez dispensers… The 1955 Santa Claus model is one of the very first character Pez dispensers ever released. Notably, the dispenser has a round body, departing from the traditional rectangular shape. With only two in existence, the 1982 World’s Fair promotional dispensers are the most valuable items of their kind.

Where to buy Pez candy refills?

1 Answer. PEZ Candy products (both dispensers and refills) are sold nationally by K-Mart, Walmart, Walgreens, Target Stores, Eckerd Drug, Family Dollar Stores, and Dollar General Stores. Also try your local supermarket, drugstore, and gift and novelty stores.