Talenti adds five new gelato flavors to portfolio
DALLAS — Talenti Gelato e Sorbetto are introducing five new flavors to its line of all-natural gelatos.
The lineup, which includes chocolate peanut butter cup, banana chocolate swirl, black raspberry chocolate chip, chocolate chip Stracciatella and simply strawberry, are made from scratch using fresh milk (free of growth hormones), extra fine pure cane sugar and only all-natural ingredients, the company said.
Consumers can find Talenti’s new gelato flavors at major retailers nationwide at a suggested retail price of $4.99 to $5.99.
Latest Trop50 line combines fruit juice, tea
CHICAGO — Tropicana is expanding its Trop50 brand with a new line that combines fruit juice with tea.
Trop50 Juice with Tea are made with fruit juices and white and green teas to deliver a great-tasting and nutritious juice beverage. The line includes Trop50 Peach with White Tea, Trop50 Raspberry with Green Tea and Trop50 Pear Lychee with White Tea. Each 8-oz. glass touts 35 to 45 calories and provide a full day’s supply of vitamin C and good source of vitamin E. In addition to the new line, Trop50 also is expanding to include the new Trop50 Red Orange beverage.
"Trop50 is one of the most successful new product launches in the last five years. It’s clear that we’re easing the tension for consumers who love fruit juice but also are sugar and calorie conscious," Trop50 director of marketing Kate Keller said. "These leading-edge flavors give people even more ways to enjoy refreshing fruit juice goodness throughout the day."
In line with the Trop50 with Tea launch, the brand will extend the "Girlfriends" advertising campaign starring Jane Krakowski with new TV spots. The ads, created by Contagious Content, were directed by "Made of Honor" director Paul Weiland.
Available nationwide in May, the suggested retail price for 59-oz. bottles is $3.96. Peach with White Tea and Raspberry with Green Tea also are available in 12-oz. bottles for $1.69.
Bud Light gears up for summer with launch of Lime-a-Rita
ST. LOUIS — Bud Light is putting a twist on a classic summer cocktail.
The brand’s Bud Light Lime Lime-a-Rita, the latest addition to the growing Bud Light portfolio, blends the flavor of a margarita with a splash of Bud Light Lime.
"As warm weather starts to take hold across the country, people want light and refreshing beverages to keep them cool all summer long," Bud Light VP Mike Sundet said. "This is our take on the traditional margarita. Beer drinkers were already mixing Bud Light Lime into margaritas to create ‘beer ritas;’ Lime-a-Rita just adds a new level of convenience by providing a beverage with the perfect balance of flavors."
Lime-a-Rita will be available in 12-packs of 8-oz. cans, 24-packs of 12-oz. shrink-wrapped bottles and single-serve 24-oz. cans.