August also brought a lot of brands offering new twists on their classic offerings.
General Mills announced a number of new products set to debut this summer, all of which reflect consumer-driven food trends.
General Mills has launched more than 50 new items in the United States, with dozens more to launch in international markets.
General Mills executives shared the company's new product innovation plans during General Mills' annual investor meeting at the New York Stock Exchange.
Chex has introduced a new apple cinnamon variety that also is gluten-free.
Chex is looking to reach more cereal lovers by saying "so long" to gluten.