Just Born Makes Peeps a Year-Round Treat

Just Born Quality Confections continues to get creative with its Peeps brand of marshmallow treats. Original Peeps are shaped like chicks and sold around the Easter holiday. To make Peeps a year-round treat, they now come in varieties such as sour watermelon (green chicks with a blush pink center) and birthday cake (vanilla cake-flavored white chicks sprinkled with rainbow confetti).

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Post Consumer Brands Gets Creative with Breakfast Cereals

Post Consumer Brands is rolling out a new concept that brings ice cream flavors to the morning daypart. Malt-O-Meal and Cold Stone Creamery–two American heritage brands–have come together to offer Strawberry Blonde (honey graham and strawberry-flavored cereal with marshmallows) and Birthday Cake Remix (birthday cake flavored-cereal with chocolate-flavored marshmallows).

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Bare Snacks Introducing Baked Veggie Chips

Bare Snacks is rolling out a line of vegetable chips based on beets, carrots or sweet potatoes. These crunchy chips are the first line of baked, never fried, no oil veggie chips on the U.S. market, the company claims, and are made with simply sliced real vegetables, offering a great way to squeeze in more whole-food veggies every day.

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Boulder Brands Rolls Out Plant-Based Skillet Meals

Boulder Brands is rolling out Gardein Skillet Meals, a line of frozen vegan meal solutions for two. The chef-created recipes marry Gardein’s signature meatless meats with a variety of crisp vegetables, grains and pastas in flavorful sauces that can be prepared in just minutes.

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Eggland’s Best Offers Consumers a Quick Nosh with New Snack Combination

A growing number of consumers (34 percent) are eliminating big breakfasts and replacing it with a small morning meal, followed by a “second breakfast” snack, according to research collected by Eggland’s Best. Recognizing this opportunity, the company is introducing Eggland’s Best Snacks. The four unique combination snack packs are one hard-cooked and peeled egg along with cheese and one other food in a portable and convenient snack tray.

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