Boba Bam Adds 3 New Flavors
Boba Bam, the R&FF 2022 Best Frozen Retail Product Contest winner, announced three new flavors. The brand now offers Coffee, Matcha and Black Tea for boba fans to create customizable beverages with chewy, authentic Taiwanese tapioca balls. The instant drink packs go from freezer to microwave to cup in 60 seconds or less – just milk or any beverage to an Boba Bam flavor for an iced delight that is vegan, gluten-free, non-GMO and all-natural. Boba Bam is available at select Costco and Sam’s Club locations in club-sized 12-packs and Giant and Schnucks locations in 4-packs.
Black-owned Vegan Food Company Everything Legendary Goes Beyond Burgers to Boneless Wyngz
Everything Legendary, known for its gourmet, flavor-packed vegan burger patties, has launched a line of boneless Wyngz that are ready for takeoff in tantalizing flavors for the whole family to enjoy. Everything Legendary’s Dragon Wyngz are a new twist on traditional nuggets. Scorchin’ Bites take the flavor to a whole new level for those who like to live on the edge of spicy. Each Wyngz variety is packed with 13 grams of protein per serving and they’re soy-free with no artificial preservatives. Everything Legendary is available at retailers nationwide, in restaurants and online.
Upton’s Naturals Launches Vegan Holiday Roast Slices in Gravy
Upton’s Naturals is bringing heat-and-eat convenience to the holiday table with new Vegan Holiday Roast Slices in Gravy. Ready in as little as five minutes, the fully cooked, sliced seitan roast (plus gravy) contains four servings. Made with simple ingredients like vital wheat gluten, soy sauce, nutritional yeast, and whole wheat flour, plus sea salt, garlic and onion, the 100% vegan product features 16 grams of protein and just 2 grams of fat per serving. It’s Kosher, contains no GMOs, and is free of cholesterol. Available at Sprouts Farmers Markets locations for an SRP of $9.99.
Dole Packaged Foods Debuts New Functional Frozen Fruit Smoothie
Dole Packaged Foods, LLC debuted Dole Boosted Blends Berry Spark, crafted with a specific blend of nutrient-dense ingredients to support brain and cognitive health. Kosher certified, no sugar added and non-GMO, Dole Boosted Blends Berry Spark's optimal blend invigorates the palate with a fruity flavor from a unique mix of blueberries, bananas, blackberries, dark cherries, acai and flax designed to deliver a range of benefits and nutrients. Just add two cups of the milk of your choice and blend until smooth. Each pack contains four pre-portioned 8-ounce individual servings for $10.99 in the frozen fruit section at select retailers and online.
Banza Artistic Pizza Kits Help Kids Cook up Fun with Alt Protein
Banza, a maker of chickpea-based foods, launched Banza Masterpiece'zas, a new pizza kit that reimagines Banza's high-protein, high-fiber pizza into an art canvas for a good cause. Each Banza Masterpiece'zas kit is equipped with simple ingredients that act as art supplies to help parents serve their kids better. Each kit includes a Banza Pizza made from chickpeas, which offers a crispy yet doughy crust that tastes like the traditional kind, fresh, pre-sliced vegetables to create the art, Tupperware Deco Pens to fill up with sauce or dressing and draw right on top of the pizza and more.
Green Giant Introduces Zucchini-Based Tots
Green Giant announced the introduction of Zucchini Tots to its growing portfolio of frozen sides and meals. Green Giant Zucchini Tots mark the brand's first zucchini-based tots available at market. Loaded with zucchini as the first ingredient, these versatile tots, available in Parmesan Cheese, Sour Cream & Onion, and Pizza varieties, can be enjoyed as a side dish, snack, or appetizer, and are perfect for use in air fryers. Green Giant Zucchini Tots are available in the freezer aisle of select grocers nationwide.
Country Crock Debuts Plant Based Heavy Whipping Cream
Country Crock has launched its Plant Cream, a new plant-based alternative to dairy heavy whipping cream that can be used as a no-sacrifice substitute with an easy 1:1 swap with dairy. In addition to being dairy-free, Country Crock Plant Cream is soy-free and certified plant-based by the Plant Based Foods Association (PFBA). With 29% less saturated fat than dairy heavy whipping cream, it’s the perfect plant-based heavy cream replacement. Country Crock Plant Cream is available nationally at Kroger and Publix as well as regionally in retailers including Price Chopper, Piggly Wiggly Alabama, Albertsons, Safeway and United Supermarkets.