Germack Pistachio Co.
Castachios Mix Nut Varieties
Germack Pistachio Co. and Power Nuts introduce Cajun Chili Pepper and Zesty Salt & Pepper to the Castachio Nuts line, combining roasted and salted whole cashews and shelled pistachios.
With a SRP of $4.99, six-ounce bags ship 12 per case.
According to Scott Powers, co-founder of the Castachio brand, the new flavors are in response to customer feedback and in-depth market analysis.
“The trend toward spicy foods and snacks cannot be downplayed,” he says. “We would be remiss to ignore this trend and that is why we have brought these tasty new flavors to the market.”
Tung Toos Factory of Fun LLC
Ed Hardy Brands Tung Toos
Tung Toos Factory of Fun LLC introduces Tung Toos edible tattoos based on the tattoo designs of Ed Hardy, commonly referred to as the “Godfather of Tattoo.” Tung Toos featuring the branded motifs have a SRP of $1 and are available in six-count packets, shipping 12 30-ct counter displays per case.
Nuts, Crisps Debut
The new Seasoned Nuts line from Sahale Snacks comprises Barbeque Almonds with Mild Chipotle and Ranch, Southwest Cashews with Chili and Cheddar, and Tuscan Almonds with Parmesan and Herbs.
Featuring all-natural herbs, the oven-roasted nuts are available in four-ounce bags with a SRP range of $3.99 to $4.99 and in one-ounce bags with a SRP of $1.49. They ship six 12-ct displays per case.
In addition, Sahale introduces Biscotti Crisps. The thin, whole-grain snacks feature real fruit and nuts. In Cranberry Pecan, Pomegranate Cashew, Banana Walnut Chocolate and Almond Vanilla Latte, the crisps provide 10 grams of whole grain per serving, according to the company. Reclosable standup bags hold 5.5 ounces and have a SRP of $4.99, shipping eight per case.
Taste of Nature, Inc.
Dark Chocolate Covers Cookie Dough Bites
Dark Chocolate Covered Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites are new from Taste of Nature, Inc. The bite-size pieces of cookie dough are coated with dark chocolate, a natural source of flavanol antioxidants, according to the company. Theater boxes hold 3.1 ounces and have a SRP of $1.29. They ship in 12- and 30-ct cases and in mixed 108-ct shippers with other flavors of Cookie Dough Bites.
The company also introduces Cinnamon Bun Bites — cinnamon roll centers covered in white chocolatey candy coating. They come in 3.1-ounce theater boxes with a SRP of $1.29 and ship four 14-ct displays per case. They also ship in 12-ct open stock cases and 72-ct floor shippers. Cinnamon Bun Bites also come in five-ounce peg bags with a SRP of $1.99, shipping 12 per case.
Bora Bora Foods
Organic Bars In Tropical Flavors
Bora Bora Foods’ new organic snack bars are inspired by the flavors of French Polynesia, according to the company. Available in Island Brazil Nut Almond, Paradise Walnut Pistachio, Exotic Coconut Almond, Tribal Cinnamon Oatmeal, Wild Pomegranate Pecan and Volcanic Chocolate Banana, the 1.4-ounce bars have a SRP of $1.99. They ship in six- and 12-ct counter displays.
Old Dominion Peanut Co.
Powerwings Hold Peanut Bars
Made with no preservatives, Peanut Bars from Old Dominion Peanut Co. are available in new powerwings and shippers.
Previously in floor shippers, Peanut Bars now come in shippers consisting of two powerwings hanging on a base together.
Powerwings hold 72 of the 2.25-ounce bars, which come in flow packs and have a SRP of 69 cents. They also ship two 24-ct displays per case.
Also available with a SRP of 2/$1, 1.65-ounce bars ship two 36-ct displays per case and in new 90-ct powerwings.
The graphics for the powerwings were designed to match bar packs, which were updated in the fall of 2009, according to the company. Made with only peanuts, sugar, corn syrup and salt, Peanut Bars are kosher-certified, and pack fronts include High Protein and Cholesterol Free callouts.
Hard Candy Tins Get Ed Hardy Look
Ed Hardy designs are featured on N.B.S.P., Inc.’s new collectible miniature lunchbox-shaped tins. Filled with assorted hard candies, each pack features one of four available Ed Hardy designs. They ship 12 12-ct mixed counter displays per case and have a SRP of $6.99.
Crunchies Food Co., LLC
Fruit Snacks Move To Lunchbox Packs
New 0.33-ounce single-serve freeze-dried fruit pouches are available from Crunchies Food Co., LLC. The line features six flavors: strawberry, mixed fruit, mango, pear, cinnamon/apple and pineapple. According to the company, each pack has a full serving of fruit and no fat or added sugar. With a SRP range of 99 cents to $1.39, they ship 12 12-ct sleeves per case.
Garvey Nut & Candy
Banana Chips, Gummies Have Chocolate Coating
Garvey Nut & Candy has two new theater box offerings.
Original Milk Chocolate Covered Gummy Bears are co-branded with Koppers Chocolate.
Packing in three-ounce boxes, the milk chocolate-covered gummi bears are a product of Sweden, according to the company. In 3.5-ounce boxes, Monkey Chips are freeze-dried banana slices coated in milk chocolate.
Both have a SRP range of $2.75 to $2.95 and ship 12 per case.