Food Business News - March 22, 2016 - (Page 41)

New Food Products Naked nudges into cold-pressed market MONROVIA, CALIF. - The Naked Juice Co., a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., is joining the cold-pressed beverage trend with the launch of its new Naked Cold-Pressed Juice line. Made with fruit and vegetables cold-pressed directly into the Nestle delivers Damak to U.S. consumers bottle, the juices are Non-GMO Project verified and contain no preservatives or added sugars. The juices come in five varieties: Bright Greens, which combines apple, cucumber, celery, romaine lettuce, lemon, kale, spinach and wheatgrass; Hearty Greens, which includes celery, apple, romaine lettuce, cucumber, orange, spinach ,lemon, wheatgrass, kale and spearmint; Bold Beet, which offers beet, carrot, cucumber, apple, lemon, orange and ginger; Lively Carrot, which mixes carrot, apple, lemon, cucumber, orange, vanilla and turmeric; and Cool Pineapple, which blends pineapple, cucumber, lemon and filtered water. FBN Herr provides pub-style pretzel thins NOTTINGHAM, PA. - Herr Foods, Inc. is introducing an addition to its pretzel lineup: Herr's Pub Style Sourdough Pretzel Thins. Made with aged sourdough, the pretzels combine the crunch of sourdough with the brand's classic thin pretzels. "The thin pretzel has long been America's favorite, and we set out to capture that experience, but with a new twist," said Ed Herr, president of Herr Foods, Inc. "Now consumers are able to enjoy everything they love about a thin pretzel, with a hard sourdough pretzel crunch." FBN GLENDALE, CALIF. - Nestle USA is providing premium chocolate lovers in the United States with a new option: Nestle Damak chocolate bars. Damak, Nestle's Turkish premium chocolate brand, offers bars made with pistachios and either chocolate or dark chocolate. The bars contain no artificial flavors or colors. "Damak chocolate bars are a bold and exotic combination of smooth chocolate and flavorful pistachios, which creates a delightful experience," said Shelly Lofino, brand development manager for Damak at Nestle USA. "The brand is rich in heritage and offers a one-of-a-kind taste that must be sampled to truly appreciate. As a global leader in the confectionery category, Nestle is proud to share this hallmark brand from our international portfolio with chocolate lovers in the U.S." FBN Krispy Kreme helps consumers bring famous flavor home PHOENIX - Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. has partnered with Betty Crocker to offer new Betty Crocker Cake Mix with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' Original Glazed flavor. The cake mix kit includes mix for a yellow cake and Krispy March 22, 2016 Kreme's traditional glaze to top off the treat. "Our fans are always trying to re-create Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' classic glaze at home," said Tony Thompson, president and chief executive officer of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. "With this kit, they don't have to try anymore. Now they can really do it. We're excited to be able to bring this item to shelves and allow customers to have the iconic flavor of our sweet treats at home." FBN FOODBUSINESS NEWS ® 41

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Food Business News - March 22, 2016
Chipotle continues to struggle
G.M.O. labeling: Back to the drawing board?
Dairy Business News - Picking the right fruits, nuts and seeds
Table of Contents
Web Contents
Editorial - Food industry faces challenges as obesity rate rises
General Mills invests in organic cottage cheese maker
Natural Products Expo West - When big companies buy small brands
Alexia Foods homes in on hot potato trends
What’s popping at Angie’s Boomchickapop
Four trends driving growth in organic
Kraft Heinz impressing investors
Wal-Mart revamping fresh food strategy
Target focused on the fundamentals of fresh
Science, safety and seaweed
Market Insight - Wheat, corn, soybeans: Which one will lead?
Flavor Trends - Beyond sriracha
Ingredient Innovations - Reducing the ‘ates’ in meat applications
New Food Products
Ingredient Market Trends - Millers forecast soft red winter wheat crop at 362 million bus
Ingredient Markets
Supplier Innovations and News
Ad Index
Food Business in the News

Food Business News - March 22, 2016