The Sugarfina x Casamigos collection features three new candies: Shake Your Margarita, a crisp, clean Blanco-infused margarita gummy with hints of lime and sweet agave; Paloma Por Favor, a juicy sour grapefruit gummy infused with Reposado and rolled in superfine sweet and tart sugar crystals; and Give It a Shot, a rich dark chocolate cordial filled with a smooth sip of Casamigos Añejo Tequila.
At this year’s Sweets and Snacks Expo in Chicago, Illinois, Mars Chocolate, Wrigley, Nestlé, Ferrero, Lindt, Ghirardelli, Russell Stover and Ferrara Candy Company highlighted their new pledge to educate consumers about the portions and calorie counts of their treats. The five-year plan, led by the National Confectioners Association (NCA) and Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA), recognizes that while candy is “always a treat,” sweets can still fit into a healthy lifestyle.
The redesigned Chewie Fruities gusseted 4-ounce peg packs make the USDA Organic seal and other free-from graphic call-outs easier for consumers to see at a glance, said Torie Burke, company co-founder.
At this year’s Natural Products Expo West (Booth #2621), March 10-12, the Wholesome! brand’s spirit for innovation will be on full display. In addition to offering its beloved Fair Trade and organic sweeteners and new frostings, the brand is launching several new candy items, re-launching its Organic Stevia with a better taste and presenting new options with its sugar packets. Sister brand, Surf Sweets, known for its delicious gummy candies that are free of the Top 10 food allergens, will be on site as well sampling its popular candies as well as displaying its latest seasonal candy items.
As the summer comes to a close, several producers of sweets or snackshave seen recent wins in retail, adding hundreds of new accounts. The additions come after the busy summer trade show season.
Milkboy Swiss Chocolate introduces three new flavors to their award-winning line. The Swiss gourmet chocolate bar maker is now selling Milkboy Extra Dark 85% Cacao, Milkboy Finest Alpine Milk Chocolate with refreshing Lemon and Ginger, and Milkboy Finest Alpine Milk Chocolate with crunchy Caramel and Sea Salt.
UnReal announced today that it has partnered exclusively with the North Atlantic and Northeast regions of Whole Foods Market to offer two of its all-natural chocolate candies in limited edition tins and bags for Valentine’s Day.
Today, The Hershey Company announced that Holiday Hershey’s Kisses Milk Chocolates and Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bars, made with simple ingredients and no artificial flavor, will launch nationwide this holiday season. The new products are made with fresh milk from local Pennsylvania farms, cocoa beans sourced responsibly from West Africa, pure cane sugar and natural flavor.
Goat Milk Stuff announced it introduced Caramel Candy made with farm-fresh goat milk, in sumptuously delicious Chocolate, Cinnamon and Sea Salt flavors, made by PJ and Jim Jonas and their 8 children (8 to 18) on the family’s Indiana farm.
PR Newswire, BOSTON, MASS. (September 28, 2015) — UnReal®, the unjunked food company, announced today that it has partnered exclusively with the North Atlantic and Northeast regions of Whole Foods Market® (NASDAQ: WFM) this Halloween to offer its junk-free candies in limited edition, 3-D packaging with a “Day of the Dead” theme. Now, for the first time, kids… Read more »