‘Top Chef’ star named Healthy Choice flavor ambassador
NEW YORK — ConAgra Foods announced that "Top Chef" contestant Ryan Scott has earned a title whereby he will promote an exclusive line of Healthy Choice items.
As part of last month’s launch of the new line of Healthy Choice Top Chef Inspired Café Steamers, "Top Chef" hosted a competition-based original Web series, "Top Chef Healthy Showdown" on BravoTV.com. As a result of winning the “Top Chef Healthy Showdown” challenge, Scott was named the “flavor ambassador.”
“We’re really excited to have Ryan represent the Healthy Choice brand as flavor ambassador, and look forward to collaborating with him,” Healthy Choice VP and general manager Carlos Veraza said. “With Ryan’s passion for wholesome, simple and delicious dishes, and his overall expertise combined with our innovative culinary experts, we can continue to create and deliver food that exceeds the expectations of our consumers.”
Emerald expands Breakfast on the go! line
SAN FRANCISCO — Emerald has added "fun packs" to its lineup of Breakfast on the go! nut and granola mixes.
The "fun packs" line includes two flavors: berries and creme and chocolate peanut butter banana. Each "fun pack" contains 200 calories or less, the company said.
Emerald said its Breakfast on the go! fun packs will hit store shelves this fall.
Click espresso protein drink enters market
FRESNO, Calif. — A new beverage designed to provide energy and protein has made its debut.
Click espresso protein drink, available as a 14-serving powdered drink mix, offers 15 grams of high-quality protein and 23 essential vitamins and minerals packed into each serving, the company said. The drink can be served hot as a coffee substitute or cold as a gourmet frappe-style drink.