The Spanish company ''Chupa Chups'', mostly known for the production of lollipops of all shapes and tastes, is nowadays a subsidiary of the Italian giant ''Perfetti Van Melle''. The first ''Chupa Chups'' lollipop was produced in 1958. Its typical shape and popular logo, designed by Salvador Dali, make it renowned and beloved by several generations of children and teenagers in 150 countries. In 1995, the popularity of the lollipop, brings it all the way to the ''Mir'' space station. The annual sales of ''Chupa Chups'' lollipops amounts to 5 billion. They symbolize peace and joy shared by people globally.