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Just Brushed Clean Feeling™

The smooth, refreshing flavor of sugar-free Orbit gum cleans up that dirty mouth feeling. Orbit® gum is a global brand, enjoyed by millions of people around the world. Importantly, Orbit® gum has received the American Dental Association's Seal of Acceptance. For more on the benefits of Orbit® chewing gum, visit the Benefits of Chewing section. Be sure to visit our website to learn more about Orbit® gum.

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Flavors
• Bubblemint™
• Sweetmint
• Apple
• Strawberry

Orbit® Gum Facts and History

Learn more about the history of Orbit® chewing gum and the introduction of each of the Orbit® gum flavors and Orbit® gum facts.

  • 1944 The history of Orbit® Gum dates back to World War II. In an effort to support the troops, Wrigley shipped all the production of Juicy Fruit®, Wrigley's Spearmint® and Doublemint® overseas to the Armed Forces.
  •   Since they were no longer available on the civilian market, Wrigley began production of a new gum called Orbit®. After the war had ended and the three established brands returned to the market in 1946, Orbit® gum was discontinued.
  • 1976 Orbit® gum made its return 30 years later in 1976, when it was introduced in Germany, Switzerland and Holland. This marked the first time that a sugar-free gum was marketed under the Wrigley name. The brand has since spread to other regions, including Canada, Australia, the UK, Norway, Poland and Israel.
  • 2001 Orbit® chewing gum made its return to the U.S. with the launch of Spearmint and Wintermint flavors. The company's first tab product sold in the U.S., Orbit® gum was advertised as providing a "Just Brushed Clean Feeling" as well as the Orbit® Gum Commercials featuring the Orbit® Gum Girl and the “Dirty Mouth”, and “A Good Clean Feeling” campaigns. The brand quickly gained in popularity and became the fastest growing brand in the gum category.
  • 2009 Orbit Professional (sugar free gum) was launched in Kenya.

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