Oreo is a sandwich cookie consisting of two chocolate wafers with a sweet creme filling in between, and (as of 1974) are marketed as "Chocolate Sandwich Cookies" on the package. The version currently sold in the US is made by the Nabisco division of Mondelēz International. Oreo has become the second best-selling cookie in the United States since its introduction in 1912. It was launched as an imitation of the Hydrox cookie manufactured by Sunshine company, introduced in 1908.

Oreo is a sandwich cookie consisting of two chocolate wafers with a sweet creme filling in between, and (as of 1974) are marketed as "Chocolate Sandwich Cookies" on the package. The version currently sold in the US is made by the Nabisco division of Mondelēz International. Oreo has become the second best-selling cookie in the United States since its introduction in 1912. It was launched as an imitation of the Hydrox cookie manufactured by Sunshine company, introduced in 1908.

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Hydrox Cookies - Original Oreos Return | Some consider Hydrox cookies to be the original Oreos; the cookie is making a comeback in supermarkets soon. #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/2015/09/93440/hydrox-cookies-original-oreos

The Original Oreo Isn't What We Thought It Was

Some consider Hydrox cookies to be the original Oreos; the cookie is making a comeback in supermarkets soon.

I loved Hydrox. They were so much better than the Oreo. The cookie was chocolatier and the center was creamier.

Oreos are a knock off of another cookie maker called Hydrox - WHOA! Timing & Marketing is Everything!

The Sad History of Hydrox Cookies, Which Were Probably Doomed Because They Were Called Hydrox - Atlas Obscura

The Sad History of Hydrox Cookies, Which Were Probably Doomed By Their Name

The Sad History of Hydrox Cookies, Which Were Probably Doomed Because They Were Called Hydrox - Atlas Obscura

Hydrox cookies make a comeback! these cookies predate oreos and are supposed to taste better

Hydrox cookies are set to make a comeback, could challenge rival Oreos

Hydrox cookies make a comeback! these cookies predate oreos and are supposed to taste better

Sunshine Hydrox cookies - these came before Oreos!!  My grandma always had them in her cookie jar.  mama

Sunshine Hydrox cookies - these came before Oreos! I LOVED these more than Oreos

SUNSHINE Loose-Wiles Biscuit Co 1920s store display sign HYDROX COOKIE children

SUNSHINE Loose-Wiles Biscuit Co 1920s store display sign HYDROX COOKIE children

Nostalgia: Hydrox Cookies and Aster's PB&J

Nostalgia: Hydrox Cookies and Aster's PB&J

1957 Food Ad, Sunshine Hydrox Cookies.  NEVER:  Oreos only!

Sunshine Hydrox Cookies, 1957 "School days are Hydrox days!" They were so much better than Oreo

Hydrox cookies bake plans for comeback via @USATODAY

Hydrox cookies bake plans for comeback via @USATODAY

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