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These are all the posts that have been tagged with snacking.

Fruit and nut shots

RM Curtis, a specialist in the dried fruit, nuts and seeds ingredients sector, is adding genuine innovation to the healthy snacking market with the launch of its Snacking Essentials Shot Pack range of dried fruits, nuts and seeds, with each 25g pack containing around 100 calories.

Fruit and nut nibbles

Natural Balance Foods is expanding its Nākd brand into new snacking occasions with the launch of Nākd Nibbles – a healthy snack that’s perfect for on the go, as a topping or for sharing with friends. A blend of pure fruit and nuts and, like the rest of the products in the Nākd portfolio, gluten-, […]

Expo retailer impact forum

NCA has enhanced the educational lineup in both the keynote sessions and Sweet Insights Theatre at the 2015 Sweets & Snacks Expo, which will be held in Chicago from 19-21 May. Most notably on Wednesday, 20 May, leading retailers will provide industry perspective on the current economic climate; snacking and lifestyle mega trends; and the […]

Popcorn bar range

Nature Valley is launching a delicious new range of Popcorn Bars to meet the needs of snackers looking for an alternative tasty treat, at home or on the go. On shelf from early May, the Nature Valley Popcorn bars will be available in two tasty flavours: Cranberry & Yoghurt and Peanut & Sunflower Seed (RRP […]

Fairtrade chocolate spreads

Endangered Species Chocolate, a natural chocolate manufacturer, is introducing three new chocolate spreads, including hazelnut spread with cocoa, almond spread with cocoa and a chocolate spread. The spreads are Fairtrade International certified, Non-GMO Project Verified, vegan, gluten-free, and support wildlife preservation efforts. “This is an extremely exciting time for Endangered Species Chocolate – and for […]

Women and snacks

Women spend two and a half hours a day talking or thinking about food, a survey commissioned by Nature Valley in the UK has revealed. Researchers found thinking about snacks, how hungry they are, planning meals and even talking about it with friends and colleagues means women have food their mind for a large chunk […]

Cracking results for 2014

Eat Natural, the fruit and nut bar brand, has announced a cracking set of results for 2014 and promises to ‘raise the bar’ for 2015 and beyond, by investing in new machinery, people and markets. Praveen Vijh, the co-founder of Eat Natural, believes that “Market forces have collided in the past 12 months, seeing a […]

Fruity snack wins award

Fruitypot, a subsidiary company of Caterers Choice, was the winner in the IFE World Innovation Awards ‘Best snacking Innovation’ category with its JellySqueeze pouch. JellySqueeze is gluten free, dairy free, suitable for vegetarians, vegans, lactose free and meets school guidelines, so is perfect for school lunchboxes. Made with real fruit juice, JellySqueeze contain no added […]

Two new lines for Yum Yum

Yum Yum Bros, the gourmet snacking company, is introducing the Oh My Goodness range of nutritious cereal bars that are free from preservatives, additives, trans fats, GMO, nuts and dairy, as well as low in saturated fat and approved by the Vegetarian Society. New for 2015, the company has capitalised on the growing trend for […]

Chew O’clock challenge

Wrigley is teaming up with Sophie Ellis-Bextor for a campaign to support the UK launch of Extra’s new soft-chew flavours, Strawberry and Bubblegum. The campaign will see the singer, songwriter and model encourage families to take part in the ‘Chew O’clock Challenge’ – calling on them to chew together at 4 o’clock, the key post-school […]

Dark chocolate fruit treat

Mars Chocolate North America has introduced a new addition to the Dove Chocolate line-up: Dove Fruit. Combining real fruit with the smooth taste of Dove Dark Chocolate, this treat comes in cranberry, cherry, and blueberry. Dove Fruit is available at retailers nationwide in two different sizes: 2.83oz (SRP: $1.99-$2.59) and 6.0oz (SRP: $3.59-$4.79). A special […]

Big in Japan

Julian Ryall considers how the Japanese chewing gum market is evolving.

Healthier snacking

Kick starting the New Year with continued development and innovation, Walkers Shortbread has announced the relaunch of its Oatcake range that’s set to respond directly to the continued all year round demand for healthier snacking alternatives, while remaining true to its world-class craftsmanship and Scottish heritage. With newly improved recipes and a complete packaging makeover, […]

Flavoursome recipe changes

United Biscuits (UB) has announced flavoursome changes to the recipe of baked snack Jacob’s Crinklys, supported by a significant launch investment. UB has delivered the ‘Tastiest Ever’ Crinklys by enhancing the existing flavours, Cheese & Onion and Salt & Vinegar, and adding a new Bacon flavour. The new, tastier Jacob’s Crinklys range is currently being […]