Weaver touts first-ever microwave popcorn made with olive oil
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — The first microwave popcorn made with olive oil has hit retail.
Weaver’s Weaver Gold line comes in movie theater butter and parmesan with Italian herbs and garlic flavors. Each flavor provides the health benefits of olive oil, the company said. The company also is slated to introduce light butter and classic butter flavors.
New Weaver Gold microwave popcorn made with olive oil now is available at mass market retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com.
Lysol offers tips, tools to control allergens this spring
PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Lysol, a Reckitt Benckiser brand, is looking to help allergy sufferers this spring.
The brand announced that it has tapped pediatrician and author Laura Jana, as well as Lysol microbiologist Joe Rubino, to help identify allergen triggers and ways to avoid them. The two star in Lysol’s "Allergy-Proofing Your Home" video series, which can be viewed here.
The series is part of the brand’s Lysol Mission for Health program, which is dedicated to developing new mom programs, healthy habits initiatives in schools and disaster relief efforts.
Boulder Canyon introduces compostable packaging for kettle chips
BOULDER, Colo. — Boulder Canyon Natural Foods is rolling out a single-serve compostable package for its kettle chips in honor of Earth Day.
The Boulder Canyon compostable packaging is made from wood pulp sourced from plantations that have Forestry Stewardship Council or similar certification. The company said its new 2-oz. compostable bag is available with a suggested retail price of $1.29 per package.
"Boulder Canyon is committed to empowering individuals to be good global citizens and to live a healthier lifestyle," said Steve Sklar, SVP marketing for Boulder Canyon. "Our new single-serve compostable package will help reduce landfill waste one bag at a time."