Snack Product Update
December 1, 2008
Check out new products from Feed Your Soul, Thanasi Foods, Society Hill Snacks, Newman's Own Organic, Dawn Food Products, Kellogg Co., Trail Steaks and Seneca Foods Corp.
Feed Your Soul Cookies
Feed Your Soul
Jersey City, N.J.
All-natural Feed Your Soul cookies are available in five new varieties: Crispy Chocolate Chip, Oatmeal Chocolate Chunk, Chocolate Chip Mint, White Chocolate Snickerdoodle and Nutty Peanut Butter. The kosher-certified products are packaged in sophisticated, ecologically friendly boxes. Feed Your Soul Cookies are distributed by Gourmet Guru.
Stubb’s Beef Brisket Strips
Thanasi Foods LLC and Stubbs Legendary Kitchen
Boulder, Colo., and Austin, Texas
New from Thanasi Foods is the Stubb’s line of meat snacks, featuring Stubb’s Spicy Bar-B-Q Beef Brisket Strips and Stubb’s Texas Teriyaki Beef Jerky. The former is marinated in Stubb’s authentic sauce and smoked until tender, like true Texas-style brisket; the latter features whole-muscle beef soaked in Stubb’s sweet teriyaki for a sesame-spicy finish. Thanasi Foods will launch additional Stubb’s brand snacks in the near future.
Society Hill Snacks
S ociety Hill Snacks’ premium nut and berry mixes now are available in tall, clear, reusable plastic containers, in addition to other packaging options. Varieties include Tres Toffee Cashews, Loco Coco Almonds, Cinnful Coco Pecans, Nicely Spiced Almonds, Wasabi Peas and Cravin Asian. The suggested retail price ranges from $15.95 to $26.95, depending on the snack.
Newman’s Own Organics
Mighty Mini Pretzels, Thin Stick Pretzels and Honey Wheat Mini Pretzels are the latest additions to the Newman’s Own Organics product lineup. These 95% organic items carry the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Organic Seal. The suggested retail price for a 7-oz. bag is $3.49.
Disney Racing Cakes
Dawn Food Products, Inc.
Aimed at young fans of the animated film “Cars,” Disney Racing Cakes appeal to health-conscious parents, too. According to the packaging, the Chocolate Sponge Cakes contain 25% less sugar than leading brands, are fortified with calcium and offer just 100 calories per serving. The 1-oz. cakes come individually wrapped, six to a box, and retail for $1.99-$2.49 per package.
Keebler Fudge Shoppe Brownies
Battle Creek, Mich.
Kellogg’s well-known Keebler brand has reformatted its chewy, chocolate Fudge Shoppe Brownies. The resulting, individually wrapped, 3.-oz. items carry a suggested retail price of $1.29-$1.39 each. Retailers can purchase 72-ct. cases, trays containing 12 packages each, or cases of six trays each.
Trail Steaks Premium Steak Snacks
Remington Arms Co., Inc., and Trail Steaks
Madison, N.C., and Chattanooga, Tenn.
www.imclicensing.com, www.remington.com, www.trailsteaks.com
IMC Licensing, Louisville, Ky., in conjunction with the Remington and Trail Steaks brands, has introduced a line of premium steak snacks aimed at outdoor enthusiasts. The diverse varieties include Blazin’ Hot Smoked Beef, Sweet & Spicy Smoked Beef, Hunters Sausage, Smoked Elk, Smoked Buffalo, Smoked Venison, Honey BBQ Flavored Smoked Turkey and Cherry Maple Flavored Smoked Turkey.
Seneca Crispy Apple Chips
Seneca Foods Corp.
All-natural Seneca brand Apple Chips now are available in two limited edition varieties: Gingerbread and Apple Pie a la Mode. The “special recipe” flavors come in individual cases as well as four-case display shippers containing two 12-pack cases of each flavor.