Hulk Hogan was originally planned to be a part of the new PEZ candy dispensers along with John Cena and The Rock. However, after his racist comments were leaked, the company decided it was a bad idea. So they removed Hogan and replaced him with The Undertaker.
PEZ issued the following
PEZ Candy, Inc. Partners with WWE® for Collectible Giftset
PEZ Candy, Inc. announces new partnership with WWE®
PEZ Candy, Inc., in partnership with global entertainment company WWE, will introduce a collectible Giftset that will include three fan favorites: WWE Superstars The Rock, John Cena, and The Undertaker. Each set will also include one six pack of PEZ Candy.
“We are very excited to partner with WWE and bring the likes of three all-time WWE fan favorites to the top of our iconic PEZ dispensers,” said Christian Jegen, CEO/President of PEZ Candy, Inc. “WWE fans have long requested this partnership and we look forward to working with WWE.”
“This new partnership between WWE and PEZ brings together two brands that have been part of American pop culture for decades,” said Casey Collins, WWE Executive Vice President, Consumer Products. “We look forward to partnering with an iconic brand like PEZ and bringing WWE’s larger than life Superstars to our fans in new ways.”
The WWE Giftset will begin shipping to retailers in April 2016, just in time for WrestleMania 32, with a suggested retail price of $9.99.