Tea Forte rolls out Single Steeps
CONCORD, Mass. Tea Forte has introduced preportioned pouches to offer convenience to loose leaf tea lovers.
New Single Steeps are available in a 15 count sampler offering of Tea Forte’s five popular varieties for a suggested retail price of $12. Additionally, the company offers the Single Steeps Brewing System, a set complete with 24 pre-portioned pouches of Single Steeps tea and 12 oz KATI double-wall ceramic tea tumbler with integrated stainless-steel infusing basket at a suggested retail price of $24.
“Single Steeps affords tea aficionados and beginners alike the wonderful taste experience of loose leaf tea with perfect ease,” said company founder Peter Hewitt. “Steeping these delicious and extraordinary teas is as simple as opening the pre-portioned pouch of tea and emptying the contents into a teapot or infusing basket and pouring the water over the leaves to steep the perfect 12 oz cup or pot of tea. Now tea lovers can prepare the perfect cup anywhere, perfectly.”
Bubble Chocolate arrives at Duane Reade
SALEM, Mass. One of the latest chocolate innovations now is available at 250 Duane Reade locations.
Aerated chocolate brand Bubble Chocolate announced that Duane Reade is selling both dark and milk chocolate bars in more than 250 locations.
“In nine months Bubble Chocolate has gained incredible distribution throughout North America, and getting our bars into Duane Reade confirms that Americans are ready for aerated chocolate,” said Paul Pruett, CEO of Bubble Chocolate. “The positive feedback from buyers and consumers is so exciting and we expect that this brand will continue to grow exponentially.”
The suggested retail price for a Bubble Chocolate bar is $2.49.
Mars debuts M&M’s pretzel chocolate candies
HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. Beloved candy brand M&M’s debuted its newest addition that has the perfect blend of sweet and salty flavors.
New M&M pretzel chocolate candies will be hitting store shelves this month and will be available for 79 cents for a single-size bag, $3.49 for medium-size bags, $4.99 for large-size bags and $8.99 for a 30-oz. stand-up pouch. Consumers were given a taste of the newest M&M creation in April through the brand’s Facebook fan page, Mars said.
“Our fans have been clamoring for a salty and sweet M&M’s snack,” said Leah Dunmore, senior marketing director for M&M’s at Mars Chocolate North America. “Since we aim to please taste buds whenever possible, we put a pretzel inside an M&M’s for the first time ever. We’re certain M&M’s pretzel will add color and fun to any party this year.”