Baking & Snack - August 2018 - 156
new on the shelf
Dessert-inspired protein bars
Making its debut, Los Angeles-based nutrition company Truwomen launched
its first product offerings in protein bar form. Inspired by dessert flavors, the
bars come in Daydreaming About Donuts, Oh Oh Cookie Dough, Smother
Fudger Peanut Butter and Zamn Good Zesty Lemon. The snacks contain
ingredients such as cassava flour, almonds, brown rice, lemon sunflower,
cashew, and chocolate and are gluten-, dairy- and soy-free. Each 190- or 200Cal, 1.76-oz bar has 12 g protein.
Bimbo Bakeries USA, Horsham, PA, introduced an organic bread line available
through brands Arnold, Brownberry and Oroweat. Each brand carries all three
of the line's varieties: Rustic White contains features thick, fluffy slices; 22 Grains
& Seeds is a blend of flaxseed, chia and ancient grains; and 100% Whole Grain
combines whole grains for a source of fiber. The 27-oz bread is USDA-certified
organic and Non-GMO Project verified, contains no artificial preservatives or
trans fat and has a suggested retail price of $5.49.
Kids protein bar
Known for products with high protein content, thinkThin, Los Angeles,
developed a nutritious snack bar brand for kids called thinkKIDS. The 1-oz bars
include 7 g protein, 3 g fiber and 4 g sugar. Available in five flavors - Chocolate
Chip, Peanut Butter Cup, Cookies & Creme, Cinnamon Sugar Cookie and Vanilla
Cupcake - the snack is gluten-free and non-GMO and contains no artificial
flavors or colors. Each package holds five 100-Cal bars.
Crunchy pretzel bites
As a recent portfolio addition to the Campbell Soup Co., Camden, NJ,
Snack Factory, Charlotte, NC, introduced two varieties for its Pretzel Crisps line.
Sourdough seeks to deliver the authentic taste of the bread with a crispy crunch,
and Cinnamon Sugar combines sweet and salty. Pretzel Crisps are 100 Cal per
Organic gourmet crackers
Milton's Craft Bakers, Carlsbad, CA, debuted a line of organic crackers that are
USDA-certified organic, Non-GMO Project verified and kosher. The snack is
available in Multi-Grain, Himalayan Salt, Rosemary & Garlic, Toasted Onion, and
Olive Oil & Sea Salt. Each serving is about three crackers, which amount to about
60 to 70 Cal, and cartons contain approximately 11 servings.
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