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Halloween Pez Dispensers

Updated on September 8, 2014
Witch & Pumpkin Photo
Witch & Pumpkin Photo | Source

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Viennese candy maker Eduard Haas III invented the first Pez sweets way back in 1927, naming them after the German word for peppermint - PfeffErminZ - the very first Pez flavour. Those peppermints, however, were sold in unremarkable tins. The distinctive and highly collectible Pez Dispensers we know and love today didn't appear until the 1950s, when the United States Pez business made the historic decision to decorate their dispensers with heads and market them at kids.

Whilst an early Halloween Pez Dispenser was issued in 1956 featuring a simple black transfer design of a Witch on the side of a red dispenser, it was the following year which saw the appearance of the very first traditional dispenser with a character head - a red Witch head on a black stem with an embossed witch on broomstick design! This historic and rare piece of Pez memorabilia is still highly sought after buy "Pez heads" (as avid Pez collectors are known) today, but there have been plenty more Halloween Pez Dispensers issued over the years, which are easier to track down and make the perfect gift over the holiday.

Halloween Pez Dispensers are a classic Halloween treat to offer trick-or-treaters!

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Officially Licensed Pez Dispenser Halloween Costume - Perfect for accompanying younger kids whilst trick-or-treating or any Halloween party!

Adult Pez Dispenser Halloween Costume (Size: Standard 44)
Adult Pez Dispenser Halloween Costume (Size: Standard 44)

Adults sometimes forget that Halloween can be a scary time for young children who really believe that ghosts and ghouls are lurking outside their window on the night of October 31st.

This Halloween costume, which turns you into a walking and talking giant Clown Pez Dispenser puts the fun back into the holiday, although I have to confess, I've always found clowns pretty scary myself!

Made of screen printed fabric mounted over foam, it includes a matching clown character headpiece and is a fully licensed Pez product.

NB - The black top and pants aren't included so remember to wear dark clothing when you put this costume on for best effect!


Pez Witches Through the Years!

Pez Witches
Pez Witches | Source

The classic Pez Witch Candy Dispenser has never ceased production and remains a perennial favourite amongst fans of both Pez and Halloween. The ever changing varieties of face, hair and stem colours and newer variations like recent Glow-in-the-Dark editions have given Pez collectors lots of fun over the years!

Decorate your Home with Halloween Pez Dispensers! - Stock up early for the holiday!

Halloween Pez in the Candy Aisle!
Halloween Pez in the Candy Aisle! | Source

Buy Pez dispensers in bulk - it's always a good idea to stock up for the night of Halloween!

Empty Halloween Pez Dispensers make great decorative figurines for the mantelpiece, bookshelf or generally dotted about the house throughout the holiday.

Halloween PEZ Dispeners that Glow in the Dark! - Perfect for decorating the home over Halloween!

Halloween Blister Pack PEZ Dispeners 12ct
Halloween Blister Pack PEZ Dispeners 12ct

The exclusive PEZ range issued for the 2010 holiday season was a classic Halloween Treat!

These packs of Glow in the Dark Pez Dispensers feature12 individually wrapped Blister Pack Pez Dispensers with 2 refills. Perfect for laying in supplies for kids who come knocking at your door come October 31st!

The Pez come ready in a display box and include classic Halloween characters like:

- Pumpkins

- Witches

- Black cats

- Bats


Stopmotion Pez Dispensers for Halloween! - Featuring the 2010 Halloween Collection

It would be fun to see these figures with the light out - they also glow in the dark!

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      LotusLandry 5 years ago from Southern California

      I am giving a Lord-of-the-rings Pez set as a Christmas present this year.

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      anooptu 5 years ago

      i am a great fan of halloween arts; You made spome interesting informations here...thanks for sharing !

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      Escapes2 5 years ago

      Pez dispensers are a great addition to Halloween.

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      Blonde Blythe 5 years ago from U.S.A.

      I owned Pez dispensers as a child in the '60s. Sure wish I still had them.

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      'Vikk Simmons 5 years ago from Houston

      No, but it is interresting to read about them.

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      MintySea 5 years ago

      I used to have these as a kid don't get them much anymore but should

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      SimplySara LM 5 years ago

      I accidentally started a Pez collection nearly 13 years ago. I had one on my desk at my new job. Before I knew it, people started giving them to me as gifts. I think they are so much fun!