Lehi Valley Trading Company, producer of High Valley Orchard, Arizona Snack Company and numerous private label products, launched SnackWorthy, a clean-label snack brand, last year. Encouraged by positive response from consumers, the brand announced during this year’s National Association of Convenience Stores show in Chicago, Ill., that it’s converting one of its most popular — and money-making — SKUs to the new line.
The latest protein packed snack mixes, Pistachio Nut Blend and Pistachio Power Blend. Both snack packs debuted at the annual Sweets and Snacks Expo in Chicago, IL.
While at the Sweets and Snacks Conference in Chicago, Illinois, IRI snack industry expert Sally Lyons Wyatt reported on the “state of snack,” sharing the group’s latest research on 2016 category performances and marketplace predictions for 2017. Here are five noteworthy takeaways from her report.
The new line brings together five favorite brands that when combined, provide snack choices for everyone: Cape Cod®, Kettle Brand®, Late July®, Snack Factory® Pretzel Crisps®, and Snyder’s of Hanover®. The Snyder’s-Lance variety packs feature 16 single-serve bags and come in four distinct varieties.
La Brea Bakery Flatbread Crisps are made with premium, flavorful ingredients like fresh herbs and distinctive spices, and twice baked to achieve the perfect crunch. The Flatbread Crisps are available in select markets and will soon be offered in grocery stores nationwide.
The new items, which will be unveiled at Expo West in March, will be available in three flavors — Pink Himalayan Salt, Garlicky Dill and Dark Chocolate & Sea Salt–and are expected to retail for $4.49 to $5.49 for a 4-ounce pouch.
MySuperFoods Company LLC expands its presence in the kids food space with their new snack line, MySuperPops, a mini-popcorn chip packed with chia, quinoa and flax seed. MySuperPops are 100 percent whole grain and available in three kid friendly flavors: White Cheddar, Kettle and Honey BBQ.
YummyHealth®, a provider of better-for-you snacks that taste just as good as regular junk food, announced today that it will partner with the “Caring for Kids” program sponsored by Pro Football Legends, the commercial marketing arm of the NFL Alumni Association (NFLA). This alliance will allow Pro Football Legends members and their “Caring for Kids” programs to offer great-tasting, better-for-you snack options that support healthy, active lifestyles.
PARTNERS, A Tasteful Choice Company, is celebrating its silver anniversary, marking its 25th year as a family-owned and operated team baking delicious, made-from-scratch gourmet crackers, cookies and brownie thins. Best known for PARTNERS Crackers, artisan crackers for every snacking occasion, PARTNERS was founded in 1992 by Marian Harris with a vision to hand-make and oven-bake every snack using real, honest ingredients.
Simply Eight LLC, maker of family-friendly JUNKLESS Chewy Granola Bars and Crispy Crunchy cookies, announces the introduction of two new flavors to their minimally processed product line: Cinnamon Roll and 100% REAL Strawberries Chewy Granola Bars.