Jif goes beyond peanut butter with new hazelnut spreads
ORRVILLE, Ohio — Jif has extended its line with the launch of new hazelnut spreads.
The line includes such new flavor varieties as Jif chocolate-flavored hazelnut spread and Jif mocha cappuccino-flavored hazelnut spread.
"As a brand with more than 50 years of peanut butter history, the new hazelnut spreads are a natural line extension for the No. 1 choice of choosy moms and dads,” J. M. Smucker VP corporate communications Maribeth Badertscher said. "Jif Hazelnut Spreads offer a delicious new way to make more memorable meals and moments."
Jif hazelnut spreads now are available at stores nationwide.
Activate enhances portfolio
LOS ANGELES — Activate has reformulated its full line of beverages to feature naturally enhanced flavors that include electrolytes and a blend of vitamins A, B5, B12, C and E, along with other functional ingredients.
The lineup includes Activate Balance for overall health and maintenance support; Activate Defend for a healthy boost of immunity; Activate Rebound with rehydration support; Activate Beauty for overall health and skin cell support; Activate Defy with support against free radicals for healthier cells and Activate Charged with renewed energy. New formulas and packaging already have hit store shelves, the company said.
“Along with the reformulation, Activate has refreshed our packaging in order to better communicate the brand’s unique positioning, cap function and enhanced formulas, while establishing a differentiated and ownable look,” Activate VP marketing Jesse Merrill said.
Peet’s Coffee & Tea introduces Baridi iced coffee blend
EMERYVILLE, Calif. — Peet’s Coffee & Tea has launched a new iced coffee blend.
Baridi (meaning “cold” in Swahili) blends together Peet’s selected premium East African coffees to provide coffee enthusiasts with a refreshing yet bold beverage.
Baridi iced coffee blend is available for a limited time in 12-oz. bags in grocery stores nationwide with a suggested retail price range from $9.99 to $11.99.