It’s because that was the company’s way of flagging their candy so consumers would know that it was an original Hershey’s Kiss.
The common little paper tail is known as a Niggly Wiggly.
What does Nigglywiggly mean?
Top definition. Nigglywiggly nigglywigglies. I made a Nigglywiggly mustache with them. Niggle definition, to criticize, especially constantly or repeatedly, in a peevish or petty way; carp: to niggle about Derived Forms niggler, noun niggly, adjective .
What is the paper sticking out of a Hershey Kiss called?
The common little paper tail is known as a Niggly Wiggly. In 1907, Milton Hershey introduced a new candy, bite-sized, flat-bottomed, conical-shaped pieces of chocolate that he named “Hershey’s Kiss”.
Why is it called a Hershey’s Kiss?
The name is now accepted without question, but when you think about it, it’s kind of a strange name for a candy. Well, Hershey’s apparently got the name “Kisses,” because of the sound and the motion that the machine made when it deposited the chocolate onto the conveyer belt.
What is one piece of a Hershey bar called?
From the Hershey’s FB Page: As you may know, a “pip” is a small, easily countable item. Our bars are broken up into these rectangular pieces called pips to make it easier to break into bite-sized pieces to enjoy and share.