Kashi introduces TLC peanutty dark chocolate layered granola bars
LA JOLLA, Calif. — Kashi has introduced a decadent addition to its TLC layered granola bars line.
The new peanutty dark chocolate flavor, which joins dark chocolate coconut and pumpkin pecan TLC layered granola bars, features Kashi’s signature seven whole grains blend, as well as 4.5 g of fiber and 4 g of protein in each bar.
Kashi’s TLC peanutty dark chocolate layered granola bars now are available at grocers and natural food retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $3.89.
Liberte boosts online presence
BOCA RATON, Fla. — An organic yogurt brand has launched a website and Facebook fan page.
Liberte said that the new sites encourage education and discussion by focusing on new products, recipes, health and nutrition, sustainable development, an informational blog and upcoming events.
"Liberte has always had a great connection with its consumers," Liberte brand manager Simon Brisebois said. "A lot of our current flavors or product types were suggested by our fans, so social media communication was a natural next step for us. Our goal is to continue [to] increase this line of direct communication with existing and potential fans."
The brand, which is based in Quebec, began distributing its yogurt, kefir and goat’s milk butter products in the United States 12 years ago.
New frozen treats from Breyers, Popsicle, Klondike enter market
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — A new set of sweet treats from Unilever brands Breyers, Popsicle and Klondike is making its way to the frozen food aisle this summer.
The Breyers Blasts! line now includes eight new varieties that each feature candy and cookie brands, such as Mrs. Fields and Whoppers. The flavors are available for a suggested retail price from $3.50 to $4.99.
Popsicle’s line of ice pops has received the fruity treatment with new Jolly Rancher- and AirHeads-inspired flavors. Boxes of Popsicle ice pops are available in grocery stores nationwide for a suggested retail price of $4.49.
Klondike has introduced two new products: Klondike mint chocolate chip bar, which features mint-flavored light ice cream with chocolatey flakes and dark chocolate flavored coating, and the What the Fudge? Brownie ice cream sandwich. The brand also is offering its Choco Taco ice cream treat in a multipack. Klondike stickless bars are available in six-packs and sandwiches, while Choco Taco treats are available in four-packs, all for a suggested retail price of $4.19.
In addition to the new Breyers, Popsicle and Klondike offerings, Unilever also has introduced Reese’s Peanut Butter Ice Cream Dreams that include Reese’s peanut butter swirl dipped in a milk-chocolate-flavored coating. Boxes contain six ice cream cups and are available for a suggested retail price of $3.99.