Bear Naked introduces all-natural granola bars
LA JOLLA, Calif. Bear Naked, the natural foods innovator, is expanding its premium, all-natural granola family to include a new line of granola bars that offers active consumers a unique, on-the-go snacking alternative.
Soft and chewy in texture and available in three enticing flavors (Chocolaty Cherry, Tropical and Fruit and Nut) Bear Naked 100% Pure & Natural Grain-ola bars provide a new way to satisfy cravings for delicious, “bearly” processed snacks.
Made with 100% ingredients straight from nature and minimally processed, they do not contain any preservatives, artificial flavors, trans fats, cholesterol, hydrogenated oils or high fructose corn syrup.
Chocolaty Cherry combines rich chocolate with cherries, pecans and almonds. Tropical features exotic fruits including mango, papaya, pineapple and coconut. Fruit and Nut replicates the popular Bear Naked all-natural granola flavor with a blend of raisins, cranberries and hearty pecans and almonds. Bear Naked 100% Pure & Natural Grain-ola bars are now available in grocery stores nationwide for the suggested retail price of $1.69 per bar.
“We are thrilled to introduce our 100% Pure & Natural Grain-ola bars, a perfect fit for the Bear Naked family of foods that provide multi-sensory combinations of pure and simple ingredients,” said Ryan Therriault, senior manager, brand marketing and innovation. “Bear Naked is dedicated to providing great-tasting, nutritious snacks that compliment a naturally inclined, modern lifestyle. These Grain-ola bars are an innovative solution that strikes the perfect balance of exciting flavor, healthy indulgence and simple nutrition that nourishes the body, mind and spirit without sacrificing great taste.”
Special-edition Doritos Late Night chips serve as ticket to exclusive, 3-D virtual performance
PLANO, Tex. Doritos tortilla chips is giving its fans nationwide the unique opportunity to watch a virtual 3-D concert performance by multi-platinum selling rock band blink-182 and Big Boi, with the purchase of specially marked bags of Doritos Late Night chips.
Upon logging on at www.doritoslatenight.com, fans are directed to point a special symbol that can be found at the back of Doritos Late Night special-edition bags at a web cam to launch the virtual performances, including two fan-favorite songs by bling-182 and Big Boi. Fans can personalize each artist’s performance by the way they hold, move and shake the bag, offering a new experience every time.
Following the virtual show, fans are invited to enter for a chance to win tickets to a live blink-182 show in the city of their choice, a part of the band’s sold-out summer tour.
“From MP3s to lap tops to mobile phones, young consumers have come to expect the ability to enjoy music anytime, anywhere,” said Ann Mukherjee, group VP marketing at Frito-Lay North America. “That’s why we’re putting Doritos lovers in control of when and where they access actual performances by two of the best musical acts across rock, pop and hip-hop, in a totally unprecedented way – a concert in the palm of your hand.”
Special-edition bags of Doritos Late Night are available for a limited time at retailers nationwide wherever Doritos chips are sold.
Stop & Shop recalls its nonfat dried milk due to possible contamination
QUINCY, Mass. Stop & Shop has issued a voluntary recall of its 16-oz.Stop & Shop nonfat dried milk.
The product was removed from store shelves after a nonfat dried milk used in production was recalled by Plainview Milk, the product’s manufacturer, as it may have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella bacteria.
Though no reports of illnesses associated with consumption have been reported to date, customers who have purchased the product are advised to discard any unused portions and are invited to bring their purchase receipt to any Stop & Shop for a full refund.
Food contaminated with Salmonella can cause salmonellosis. The most common manifestations of this common bacterial foodborne illness are diarrhea, abdominal cramps and fever within eight to 72 hours. Additional symptoms may include chills, headache, nausea and vomiting that can last up to seven days.