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Kettle Cooked Chips

Herr Foods has introduced Old Bay Seasoning Kettle Chips.This new flavor to Herr Foods’ popular line of Kettle Cooked Potato Chips expands the product line to include 18 delicious varieties. This new addition will retail for $3.69 for the eight-ounce bag and $1.09 for the 1.875-ounce bag. All of Herr’s Kettle Cooked varieties are hand […]

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Biena Brand Redesign

Biena Chickpea Snacks has introduced a new design for its brand. The new bright and bold packaging showcases larger transparent windows to see the chickpeas inside. The pouches illustrate notable cues that speak to each flavor, like honeycombs for the Honey Roasted variety or a skewer for Barbeque. The flavorful Biena Chickpea Snacks line includes […]

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Protein-Packed Meat Snacks

Meat snacks are being seen in a new light and gaining a new reputation among consumers. The NPD Group, a  global information company, has found that dehydrated, salted meat snacks, like jerky, are on the rise. Although these snacks have been around for over 400 years, consumers are now looking anew at these tasty snacks

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Snack-Sized Pastries

Since 2012, menu mentions of bite-sized sweets have more than doubled, according to Mintel Menu Insights 2014. To support operators in capitalizing on this trend, Lantmännen Unibake has introduced the Schulstad Mini Signature Selection. Crafted in classic European tradition and with premium ingredients, these artisanal MiniMania pastries feature the rich, flaky texture that patrons crave […]

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Oat Crackers

Walkers Shortbread, the Scottish purveyors of “The World’s Finest Shortbread,” introduced updates to its Oat Crackers line, including the debut of Three Seed Oat Crackers, plus new recipes and elegant revised packaging for the line’s four original flavors. For a flavor-rich and wholesome taste, the new three-seed variety contains pumpkin, sunflower and flax seeds. Each […]

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Sea Salt Beef Jerky

KRAVE’s Sea Salt Original Beef Jerky pays tribute to this revolutionized snack with minimal ingredients and a delicious mix of sweet and savory. Perfectly seasoned with just enough sea salt and other mouthwatering spices and marinated to bring out the ideal amount of tenderness, the new flavor continues to follow the KRAVE standard of using […]

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How To Drive Snack Sales

C-stores can boost sales by offering some of the most in-demand snack items, including healthy and protein-dense options. Customers love snacking and a new report by global research consultancy TNS showed the top 20 snack categories showing the most growth potential among U.S. consumers. The rankings were identified using Growth Point, TNS’s new proprietary, first-of-its

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Red Velvet Cupcakes

Mrs. Freshley’s Red Velvet Cupcakes evoke the mouth-watering decadence that red velvet cake is known for. With their rich color, soft texture, and hint of rich cocoa and delicious creme filling, these scrumptious Red Velvet Cupcakes make for the perfect snack or dessert. The cupcakes hit the market on June 1, and come in four-ounce […]

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Hummus Plus Chicken

Hummus is no longer just a dip or snack. Pure Mediterranean Foods has pioneered an all-new meal occasion with the introduction of Hummus Plus, now available to retailers. Hummus Plus pairs flavorful hummus with seasoned chicken, bringing consumers an all new meal and snack option that provides Lifestyle Power. Available in five flavor combinations, Hummus […]

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What Type of Snacks Are Consumers Demanding?

NPD Group finds snacks with health benefits are attracting customers. Consumers are reaching for snacks more often, and regardless of whether they’re seeking a sweet, salty or savory snack, they are gravitating toward options that have a perceived health benefit, according to a report by the NPD Group, a global information company. Protein, natural, and

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Sausage Sticks and Bites

Old Wisconsin has introduced a new better-for-you-snack alternative: Fast Fuel Sausage Sticks and Bites. Appealing to the growing consumer demand for delicious and nutritious snacks, Fast Fuel Sausage Sticks and Bites are a low-calorie, high-protein snack that are authentically hardwood-smoked for great flavor, made only using the finest ingredients and spices and perfect for on-the-go snacking. What’s more, […]

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Balanced Breakfast

Mondelez International’s belVita Breakfast Biscuits has introduced Cranberry Orange to the existing crunchy portfolio. With spring in full swing, there is no better time to try the new sweet and tangy flavor, which provides four hours of nutritious steady energy to help customers make the most of their morning. Each 50-gram serving of belVita Cranberry […]

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Family Size Pies

Little Debbie has introduced Peanut Butter Creme Pies in a new Family Pack format. The new format will be available in stores starting in late-May 2015. Little Debbie first introduced the Peanut Butter Creme Pie as a single-serve product in 2013 under the Little Debbie Snacks line and in Big Packs in 2014. Their huge […]

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Flavored Pumpkin Seeds

Shaking up the snack aisle once more, SuperSeedz, creator of gourmet, dry-roasted pumpkin seeds, is expanding its family of products with the addition of a new flavor: Maple Sugar & Sea Salt. The newest innovation is the ninth varietal offered by SuperSeedz, which recently hit another major milestone: achieving national distribution. Consumers will be able […]

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NAC Awards Gold Medal Products CEO

The National Association of Concessionaires (NAC) has announced that Dan Kroeger; president, CEO and chairman of Gold Medal Products Co. has been named the 2015 Mickey Warner Award recipient. Kroeger will be honored on Thursday, July 23 at the NAC Membership Luncheon during The Concession & Hospitality Expo at the Hyatt Regency Cincinnati. The Mickey

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Salty Snacks Stimulate

Salty snacks are getting suggestive, with sweet and spicy variations abounding. With the Sweets & Snacks Expo scheduled this month in Chicago, the category is generating as much interest as it ever has. By Marilyn Odesser-Torpey, Associate Editor Seeds are taking over the snack aisles at some convenience stores across the country. Cubby’s Convenience Stores,

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Squeezable Applesauce

GoGo squeeZ, all-natural, 100% fruit, squeezable Applesauce recently launched its newest flavor: ApplePineapple. Made with all the goodness of real pineapple inside a convenient on-the-go pouch and consisting of only real ingredients, ApplePineapple the perfect snack for summer fun. GoGo squeeZ ApplePineapple is now available at major retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of […]

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Snack Attack

Snyder’s-Lance is launching more than 40 new products nationwide this year, giving consumers even more delicious choices and benefits they desire. New products include: Snyder’s of Hanover Pretzel Poppers, an airy and light, crunchy pretzel shell, which meets the growing consumer need for lighter snacking. Poppers are available in three flavors—Original, Cinnamon Sugar and Three […]

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Single-Serve Popped Corn

G.H. Cretors’ Organic Popped Corn is now available in single-serve portions at convenience stores nationwide. With the launch of this new 70-calorie product, G.H. Cretors once again proves itself as the perfect “better-for-you” snack option for adults and kids alike. Available in two flavors—Simply Salted and Extra Virgin Olive Oil—these individual .46-ounce treats are ideal […]

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Classic Caramel Corn

Ninety-one percent of U.S. consumers snack once a day, creating a growing market for grab-and-go foods. And caramel corn offers the wholesome, yet indulgent snacking experience that customers desire. Gold Medal’s Caramel Popcorn is a classic snack with the timeless taste your customers will love. Popped to perfection and coated in a rich caramel flavor, […]

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Single-Serve Apple Butter

Musselman’s Apple Butter is now available in new, 2.25-ounce individually- portioned cups, perfect for on-the-go meals with a nutritious twist. Made with wholesome apples slow-cooked to perfection, Musselman’s Apple Butter is gluten free, fat free and cholesterol free. Uniquely smooth, sweet and fruity, this versatile condiment has a wide range of menu applications, such as […]

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Single-Serve Apple Butter

Musselman’s Apple Butter is now available in new, 2.25-ounce individually- portioned cups, perfect for on-the-go meals with a nutritious twist. Made with wholesome apples slow-cooked to perfection, Musselman’s Apple Butter is gluten free, fat free and cholesterol free. Uniquely smooth, sweet and fruity, this versatile condiment has a wide range of menu applications, such as […]

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Chips Lead Salty Snack Sales

Chips never seem to go out of favor. When people crave a salty crunch, they often reach for chips, be it potato, corn or tortilla. In fact, “craving” is the reason behind 58% of salty snack purchases, according to research by the Mintel International Group. “While there remains a concern about the nutritional content of

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C-stores Top Seller for Meat Snacks

Snacks no longer serve just to satisfy a sweet or salty craving. Today’s consumers also want a meal substitute that keeps appetites satiated for a few hours. “They want high-protein snacks that are portable,” said Jared Koerten, senior analyst for Euromonitor International Inc. It’s this attitude that has made meat snacks one of the fastest-growing

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Consumers Go Nuts for Healthy Snacks

For several years, news reports and advertising campaigns have touted the nutritional value of nuts and seeds, and obviously the public is paying attention. A recent survey by Technomic Inc. concluded that more than half of the convenience store customers interviewed stated they purposely sought out healthier snack options, including seeds and nuts, than they

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