Dr Pepper Snapple Group adds new member to board
PLANO, Texas — A former executive for Carson Products has been named to Dr Pepper Snapple Group’s board of directors.
Joyce Roche, who most recently served as president and CEO of nonprofit Girls Inc. before her retirement last year, also served as Carson Products president and COO, as well as VP global marketing for Avon.
"Joyce’s broad range of executive management and marketing experience makes her an asset to any board," said Wayne Sanders, chairman of the board of DPS. "She has a tremendous track record in the consumer packaged goods industry, and her nearly decade-long leadership in the nonprofit sector brings an important new perspective to the DPS board that will serve our company well."
Bolthouse Farms expands Protein Plus line
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Bolthouse Farms unveiled the newest addition to its Protein Plus beverage line.
Retailing for about $3.19 for each 12.5-oz. bottle, the parfait smoothie is Bolthouse’s third Protein Plus variety. Each parfait smoothie features 25-g protein and contains 180 calories and 3 grams of fiber per serving.
The Protein Plus parfait smoothie and other Bolthouse Farms products are available at such retailers as Acme and Stop and Shop.
Juicy Fruit unveils a ‘secret’
CHICAGO — Juicy Fruit said that it has expanded its sugar-free gum offerings with a new mystery-flavored gum.
Juicy Secret gum builds on the 2009 launch of Juicy Fruit’s foray into sugar-free treats with its pellet gum that it available in parent company Wrigley’s Big E-pak.
Juicy Secret will be available in a 15-stick slim pack nationwide.