New Look

A bold new logo and packaging for COMBOS Stuffed Snacks will debut in-store beginning fall 2017. The graphics focus on food imagery to drive appetite appeal and purchase, and the simplified design as well as the use of a white background with color bands will improve findability. Millennials love the new graphics: in consumer testing,

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BBQ Bugles

General Mills Convenience is adding a new bold flavor to its popular line of Bugles, a top-turning, crunchy, crispy corn snack. BBQ Bugles are the latest flavor to help convenience stores maximize their salty set. BBQ is the largest salty set flavor and growing at +1.8% versus last year. Other varieties of Bugles available in […]

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Cheese Snacks

CHEESEWICH is launching new cheese snacks. CHEESEWICH is a Chicago-based company who launched its first products in April 2014. CHEESEWICH is two slices of cheese with one slice of salami in between. Each Cheesewich is in a 2.5-ounce vacuum-sealed package for freshness with four flavor offerings all with hard salami: Cheddar, PepperJack, ColbyJack & Provolone. […]

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Adventurous Flavors

Hershey’s KRAVE has introduced new flavors, including Honey Habanero Chicken Jerky and Pink Peppercorn Beef Jerky. KRAVE Honey Habanero Chicken Jerky is the first chicken jerky to be added to the KRAVE brand’s exciting and flavor-packed jerky line. It combines the heat of habaneros with the sweet finish of honey for a truly exciting taste

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Crunchy Crêpes

bakerly, the creators of French-inspired bakery products in the U.S., adds a twist of crunchiness and two new flavors to its happy go snacky line: the new Crunchy Crêpes with hazelnut chocolate and caramel fillings. They are the latest creations in bakerly’s snack line, which also includes traditional chocolate or strawberry-filled Crêpes, chocolate chunk Mini

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Celebrate NFL Traditions

Tostitos, the Official Chip and Dip of the NFL, has introduced “Lucky Bags,” which include team-inspired packaging that celebrates official traditions of NFL teams. Giving a nod to rituals and lucky charms such as the Steelers’ Terrible Towels or Seahawks’ fans raising the 12 Flag, the Lucky Bags included their team’s traditions right from the

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Organic Energy Bars

Skout Backcountry is launching its line of all Organic Energy Bars and Organic Pumpkin Seeds nationally this summer. Skout Organic Energy Bars are @60% Aseel dates delivering a great sweet taste (but low glycemic index) energy. The bars come in six flavors: Peruvian Chocolate, Washington Apple Cinnamon, Oregon Blueberry Almond, Peruvian Chocolate Coconut, Peruvian Chocolate

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Non-GMO Crackers

Known for its delicious crackers that start with three simple and authentic ingredients (wheat, oil and salt), the Triscuit brand is transitioning its entire portfolio of products to be Non-GMO Project Verified. The Non-GMO Project is the country’s leading independent verifier of non-GMO foods and the only third-party non-GMO verification system in the U.S. Triscuit

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Organic Snack Packs

Horizon Organic has introduced the launch of a new line of snacking products. Horizon Organic Good & Go! Snacks are great to peel open before sports practice and a convenient staple for school lunches. With five or more grams of protein per pack, it’s a deliciously easy way to keep kids going. Available in three

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Baked Chewy Bars

Enjoy Life Foods is launching three new flavors within its popular line of Baked Chewy Bars: Caramel Blondie, Carrot Cake and Lemon Blueberry Poppy Seed. The new Baked Chewy Bars feature real inclusions and a proprietary Pure Life Balanced Dry Blend (hulled sunflower kernels, cassava flour, white pearled-grain sorghum flour, quinoa flakes). As with all

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Crackers & Hummus

Kellogg’s has introduced new Keebler Town House Crackers and Hummus, a convenient mini-meal that satisfies sophisticated snackers’ demand for crispy, flavorful crackers paired with TRU Flavors Hummus. In 2014, hummus was No. 1 in fresh dip sales topping $724 Million—a 200% increase since 2000 (Nielsen Scan Total U.S. convenience data for the 52 weeks ending

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Gluten-Free Teriyaki Snack Sticks

Wenzel’s Farm, a producer of small batch, hand-crafted and naturally hickory smoked meat snacks has announced that its Teriyaki-flavored snack sticks are now gluten-free. With this change, the entire line of snack sticks, and all other Wenzel’s Farm products are now gluten free. Wenzel’s Farm produces 10 flavors of snack sticks, along with many other

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Real, Globally-Inspired Ingredients

Some 81% of 18-34-year-old Millennials surveyed enjoy exploring new cultures through food (Y Pulse, January 2017). Enter Véa: the all-new snack portfolio from Mondelēz International that delivers real ingredients in unique combinations crafted from globally-inspired recipes. The Véa portfolio contains no artificial colors or flavors, and is always non-GMO Project Verified. Véa is available in

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On-The-Go Snacks

The makers of Hormel Natural Choice deli meats have introduced four new all- natural deli meat snacks, paired with cheddar or pepper jack cheese and a dark-chocolate confection. The addition of on-the-go snacks expands the Hormel Natural Choice branded product portfolio, which includes a variety of 100% natural deli meats and bacons made without artificial

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Birthday Cake Donuts

Mrs. Freshley’s has released two birthday cake inspired products, the new Birthday Cake Bar Cake and Birthday Cake Mini Donuts, giving cake lovers something to celebrate everyday. The Birthday Cake Bar Cake delivers a delicious dose of sweetness with the melt-in-your-mouth morsels of colorful birthday cake topped with white icing and sprinkles. The new offering

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Organic Cheddar Squares

Perfect for kids and adults alike, Annie’s is expanding its offerings to include new Organic White Cheddar Squares, Organic BBQ Cheddar Squares. Newly available as of this month, Annie’s Organic White Cheddar Squares and Organic BBQ Cheddar Squares are cheesy, crispy, craveable yum. These little squares of goodness are packed with 100% real organic cheese

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Wenzel’s Farm Promotes Lane Nelson to National Sales Manager

Nelson brings 20+ years of consumer goods sales, and more than 10 years of sales management experience to the new role. Wenzel’s Farm has promoted Lane Nelson to national sales manager. Nelson joined Wenzel’s Farm in August of 2015. Wenzel’s Farm is a producer of small batch, hand-crafted and naturally hickory smoked meat snacks. “We

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One-of-a-Kind Snack Mix

Southern Recipe, has released a new snack mix that gives pork snack fans a new way to enjoy a traditional Southern snack. Southern Recipe’s Cantina Mix party blend snack mix offers the spice and zest snackers crave with an innovative mix of five unique products, including hot ‘n spicy pork cracklins and tangy chili limon

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Low-Cal Cheesy Popcorn

SkinnyPop has launched its cheesiest, most flavorful popcorn yet: Aged White Cheddar and Pepper Jack. Similar to other SkinnyPop ready-to-eat flavors, the new real cheese varieties are made using the fewest, cleanest and simplest ingredients possible, including real organic, rBST-free cheese. At only 47 calories per cup, these new flavors will satisfy cravings for full-flavored

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Churro Bites

J&J Snack Foods Corp. has launched Pillsbury Churro Bites. The bite-sized, traditionally Spanish treats, combined with a household name like Pillsbury are sure to cause a stir in the mainstream retail industry. For consumers looking to enjoy churros at home, Pillsbury Churro Bites are the perfect versatile dessert for anytime of day. Served up with

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Raw & Quinoa Bars

“Clean eating” is the new gold standard in today’s snack category. Pereg Natural Foods has answered the call, offering ready-to-eat snack bars that satisfy the sweet tooth with only simple, nutritious, all-organic ingredients. With no refined sugar or corn syrup, Pereg Raw Bars and Pereg Quinoa Bars pack a burst of flavor—and no more than

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Ice Cream Bars

M&M’S Brand Ice Cream Bars are each individually wrapped and feature chopped M&M’S Milk Chocolate Candies inside reduced fat vanilla ice cream, all smothered in creamy milk chocolate. This new item builds on the excitement around the M&M’S Brand Cookie Sandwich, which is outpacing the category, growing over 10%, (Nielson). The frozen novelty Bar format […]

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Wholesome Bars

New Pure Organic Bars are made with wholesome organic ingredients in their simplest form—USDA Organic, non-GMO Project Verified, vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free and soy-free—to deliver a great taste that meets your customers’ need for cleaner snacking. Loaded with wholesome, natural ingredients like fruits, nuts and whole grains, and luscious elements like chocolate, vanilla and nut butters, […]

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Ginger Bars

SOLA Snacks, the company that likes to keep things healthy and savory, has announced the addition of Ginger to its line of take-anywhere, eat-anytime snack and meal bars. Ginger Sola Bars are sharp and peppery, and really … well … gingery. Sola Lamikanra, president of SOLA Snacks, has been looking for just the right authentic […]

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Mini Desserts

Rich’s Foodservice’s popular Our Specialty Sweet Middles mini desserts are now available in four-count packs, making them the perfect grab-and-go treat for convenience store shoppers. Previously only available in six-count and 12-count packs, Sweet Middles feature a rich, creamy center sandwiched between two soft mini cookies inspired by nostalgic dessert flavors: Carrot Cake, Chocolate Soufflé […]

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