Old Orchard Brands introduces Cranberry Naturals
SPARTA, Mich. — Old Orchard Brands’ newest line of naturally sweetened cranberry juice blends boasts great taste and less sugar than traditional cranberry juice drinks, according to the company.
New Cranberry Naturals, sweetened by a blend of Truvia natural sweetener and a hint of natural sugar, contain about about 50% less sugar than the leading cranberry juice, with just 70 calories per 8-oz. glass. The juices are available in six flavors, including classic cranberry, cranberry blueberry, cranberry pomegranate, cranberry grape, cranberry apple and cranberry raspberry. The Cranberry Naturals line features no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.
The juices are available in 64-oz. bottles at leading grocery retailers nationwide with a suggested retail price of $2.99.
Poco Dolce rolls out bittersweet chocolate bars
SAN FRANCISCO — Poco Dolce has introduced a vegan line of chocolate bars that marry sweet and salty.
The company’s bittersweet chocolate bars are available in six varieties, including olive oil with sea salt, peanut butter, Mayan chile, bittersweet with sea salt, hazelnut and "five spice."
The bars carry a suggested retail price of $6 each.
Nature’s Pride introduces hearty wheat with flax variety
IRVING, Texas — A maker of natural breads has introduced a new variety that is baked using pure olive oil and is a good source of nutrients.
Nature’s Pride new hearty wheat with flax bread provides 22 g of whole grains per slice and is an excellent source of fiber and omega 3-ALA, which comes from flax seed, addressing the needs of consumers that are looking to make healthy choices, the company said.
Hearty wheat with flax bread builds on Nature’s Pride’s expansive portfolio, which includes several varieties of 24-oz. hearty breads, 20-oz. traditional soft breads, Premium Harvest buns and rolls, and OvenClassics breads.