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The following information is reprinted with permission from KEEPING YOU KURRENT published by the Star K in July, 1997.
Apple & Eve Brik Pak containing twenty-seven assorted box drinks may contain a mixture of Kosher and non-Kosher products. Check each box for the OU symbol. A complete list of certified beverages is available on the Recommended Soda and Beverage List
The following information was received by e-mail and confirmed by telephone from the Orthodox Union, on June 13, 1997 in response to numerous consumer queries.

Mars has applied for O.U. certification for a number of its products.

At this point Twix is certified kosher and may be purchased without the O.U. certification on the wrapper. (ed. note: The Twix certified by the OU is made in the US and is certified kosher and dairy)

In the future Mars Bars, Milky Way Dark and Milky Way Lite will be certified kosher. However, it should be purchased only when bearing the O.U. symbol. (ed note:see below) Three Musketeers and Snickers are not certified by the OU.

The previous item can be cited with the URL: http://www.kashrut.com/NewCerts/?alert=N0006

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