Meet the 13-year-old who turned lollipops into billion-dollar empire

Meet the 13-year-old who turned lollipops into billion-dollar empire

US girl, Alina Morse, turned her love for lollipops into a thriving business, all at the young age of thirteen years. Alina created Zollipops, healthy, tooth-friendly lollipops.

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The idea came to Alina when her parents said she couldn’t have lollipops because they were bad for her teeth.

Her parrents responsible concern for their child's health, lead to her making a simple and innovative breakthrough. as an entrepreneur.

Seeing an obvious solution, Alina decided she’d make delicious candy that was not harmful to your health, Briefly.co.za found.

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The vegan and all-natural candy hit the markets in 2014. In 2018 it was estimated to have made $2 million.

The name Zollipops comes from Alina’s younger sister while looking for a catchy phrase.

It took the determined young girl two years to research her product and to test and update her lollipops.

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The special ingredients in the candy is stevia, erythritol and xylitol, reported the Chicago Tribune.

Zollipops are vegan-friendly, dairy-free and naturally flavoured.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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