NORTH KINGSTOWN, R.I., Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — From the first and finest maker of better-for-you cheese, GO VEGGIE® raises the bar with new GO VEGGIE Lactose & Soy Free Bars – the only lactose & soy free snack bars in the market. Expanding on the popular line of cheese-free products, the new GO VEGGIE grab-n-go bars are made with healthy coconut, contain no cholesterol, lactose, soy, preservatives nor gluten, and are only 50 calories each – making them ideal for more than 108 million Americans choosing special diets to avoid food allergens and more than 180 million Americans choosing healthier ingredients and better nutrition.
“GO VEGGIE is not only the first cheese alternative but the first cheese with Sriracha – a flavor with a cult-like following of fans. We know snacking is a huge trend and with new GO VEGGIE Bars, we’re able to offer consumers a quick and portable solution for snacking on the go,” said Allison Houle, Marketing for Galaxy Nutritional Foods. “On top of that, GO VEGGIE Bars are only 50 calories – built-in portion control – and taste just like cheese. So tasty, in fact, you can eat them solo or pair with crackers, bread or fruit. They are an ideal snack for the whole family, adults and children alike.”
Now arriving in both conventional and natural grocery stores nationwide, GO VEGGIE Snack Bars come in two unique and trendy flavors, Sriracha or White Cheddar. The 6-ounce bag contains eight 3/4-ounce bars and has a manufacturer suggested retail price of $5.99. GO VEGGIE cheese alternative products may be found in produce, dairy or the natural set depending on the retailer.
About GO VEGGIE®: Over 40 years ago Galaxy Nutritional Foods Inc. created the cheese alternative category for health-conscious consumers and is proud to remain America’s leading provider of great tasting cheese-free products. Today, under Galaxy’s new brand GO VEGGIE, the company continues to innovate and offer consumers more healthy cheese-free choices. Across its product portfolio – Vegan, Lactose Free, and Lactose & Soy Free – GO VEGGIE offers 55 products across the United States and Canada in a wide variety of formats.