Run for the ‘Smart Stuff’
HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — Mars Chocolate North America introduced the Marathon Smart Stuff bar, a snacking solution that contains such healthful ingredients as dried fruits and nuts, and is fortified with a blend of eight essential vitamins and minerals.
The bars contain 140 calories or less per serving and 5 g of whole grains. Marathon bars don’t contain high-fructose corn syrup, artificial flavors, colors or sweeteners.
The Marathon Smart Stuff bar will be available in four flavors: Crunchy Multi Grain, Crunchy Chocolate Crisp, Crunchy Honey Graham and Crunchy Trail Mix. Suggested retail price is 89 cents for 1.23-oz. single bars and $6.99 for an eight-count multipack.
Herr’s spices up ripple kettle potato chips
NOTTINGHAM, Pa. — Herr’s is turning up the heat with its newest potato chips, co-created by T.W. Garner.
New Herr’s hot-sauce-flavored ripple kettle cooked potato chips combine the taste of Herr’s ripple kettle cooked potato chips with the zing of Texas Pete hot sauce, the companies said. This is the second potato chip creation developed in the companies’ partnership.
The new Herr’s hot-sauce-flavored potato chips now are available in stores and vending machines across the United States.
Limited-edition Jones Soda collection features So So Happy characters
SEATTLE — Jones Soda has partnered with a lifestyle brand to create a collection of limited-edition glass bottles.
In their limited-edition collection, Jones Soda and So So Happy teamed up to roll out four 12-oz. glass bottles that are adorned with four So So Happy characters. The bottles will be sold as four-packs and include one bottle of each flavor with accompanying So So Happy images on the label.
"Both Jones and So So Happy are known for creating fresh, irreverent products that appeal to a wide audience, from younger kids and teens to adults and beyond," Jones CEO William Meissner said. "It was a natural partnership, as both brands support the idea of individuality, and that really comes to life with this new line."
The Jones Soda/So So Happy bottles retail as a four-pack for $11.99 plus shipping and handling, and can be shipped anywhere within the United States and Canada.