Turtles Line Expanded With Dark Chocolate Almond
Made with 60% cocoa dark chocolate, salted almonds and caramel, DeMet’s Candy Co. is debuting Dark Chocolate Almond Turtles.
The product was developed to meet increasing consumer demand for dark chocolate items, according to the company.
The clusters will be available in 4.7-ounce standup bags with a SRP of $3.99 that ship 12 per case. Also available are mixed 10.5-ounce gift tins featuring original and dark almond Turtles with a SRP of $9.99. Eight gift tins ship per case.
In addition, the line will be offered in 2.9- and 6.4-ounce boxes featuring winter holiday graphics and SRPs of $2.39 and $4.79, respectively. They ship 12 per case.
Pretzel Thins Promoted With Web Series
Flat, cracker-like pretzels, Rold Gold Pretzel Thins, designed for layering, dipping and eating unadorned are new from Frito-Lay North America, Inc.
The snacks pack in 8.25-ounce bags and are available in original, garlic parmesan and three cheese varieties.
The release coincides with the debut of "House of Gold," an online miniseries produced by Frito-Lay modeled after reality television shows. It can be watched on the company’s Facebook page and the series follows the exploits of the Gold sisters, three pretzel thins who have recently come into money. The program was developed to better reach millennial consumers, as this demographic is the heaviest users of all types of video content, according to Ram Krishnan, vice-president of marketing.
With a SRP of $3.29, they ship in 15-ct cases.
Ring Pops Adds Four To MLB Line
The Ring Pops Major League Baseball line is being extended with four teams, Bazooka Candy Brands reports.
The new additions are the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox and Cincinnati Reds, and each pop has pack graphics featuring the team logos. In addition, flavors and packing hues correspond with team colors, according to the company.
Shipping in 24-ct displays and 72-ct shippers, each 0.5-ounce pop has a SRP range of 99 cents to $1.59.
Coconut Patty Packs Have Spring Graphics
Original Coconut Patties are being offered in boxes with spring graphics from Anastasia Confections, Inc.
Holding nine individually wrapped patties comprised of shredded coconut centers with a dark chocolatey coating, the 12-ounce boxes have pictures of the product, flowers, birds and butterflies and the words "Happy Spring."
In addition to the original variety, the snacks also come in key lime, mango, piña colada, almond, orange and rum varieties.
With a SRP of $5.99, they ship in 12- and 30-ct cases and 40-ct displays.