Sinterklaas #522


Smith’s Potato Crisps
The Netherlands
circa 1997
1 1/2 inch diameter

Flippos (tokens) were an enormously popular sales promotion campaign for Smith’s Potato Crisps. The numbered tokens came in packets of crisps and pretzels to be collected by buying more crisps or swapping with friends. It lasted from about 1995 until 2001. The Sinterklaas Flippo is the hardest one to find. Flippos were marketed in the Netherlands and Belgium.

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