Peeps gets into holiday spirit with new flavor
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Peeps has introduced chocolate dipped caramel-flavored marshmallow chicks in time for the holiday season, the company announced Monday.
The marshmallow chicks are a creamy caramel flavor dipped in either milk or dark chocolate, the company said. The new flavor is available 3-count packages.
Peeps’ holiday lineup also includes: peppermint-flavored marshmallow stars in 9-count packages; marshmallow snowmen in 3-count and 9-count packages; marshmallow trees in 3-count and 9-count packages; chocolate mousse-flavored marshmallow reindeer in 6-count packages; sugar-free peppermint stars in 3-count packages and chocolate covered mint-flavored marshmallow trees in single-serve packages.
Lindt expands Excellence collection
STRATHAM, N.H. — Lindt has rolled out a new Excellence cranberry chocolate bar.
The new bar features 48% cocoa dark chocolate, cranberries and almond slivers. The collection currently includes cocoa bars ranging from 50% to 99% cocoa and such flavors as orange, chili and black currant.
The Lindt Excellence cranberry bar is available in a 3.5-oz. size and carries a suggested retail price of $2.59.
Smokehouse beef jerky products available from Jack Link’s
MINONG, Wis. — Jack Link’s has expanded its beef jerky offering to include a new line of smokehouse beef jerky.
New smokehouse beef jerky includes four products, including:
Mega jerky, a home style jerky slab available in original, hot and teriyaki flavors, which carries a suggested retail price of $2.29 per piece;
Meat stick, an old-fashioned style, smoked stick available in hot, pepperoni and teriyaki flavors, which carries a suggested retail price of $1.29;
Jerky strips, available in original, peppered, teriyaki and classic wood-smoked flavors, which carry a suggested retail price of 99 cents per strip; and
Jerky Medallions, which are tender, bite-sized jerky rounds that are packaged in 80-count canisters and available in original, hot, peppered and teriyaki flavors with a suggested retail price of four for $1.
Jack Link’s products are available at retailers nationwide.