Haribo is a German confectionery company, founded in 1920 by Johannes "Hans" Riegel, Sr. It is headquartered in Bonn and the name is an acronym formed from Hans Riegel, Bonn. Haribo made the first gummy candy in 1922 when Hans Riegel, Sr. invented the first Gummib_rchen (little gummy bears). Haribo's German catchphrase is "Haribo macht Kinder froh _ und Erwachsene ebenso" ("Haribo makes children happy _ and adults as well"). This particular Haribo¾s is a twist on the original gummy candy by adding a sour and tangy coating which is just captivating.