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CAULIPOWER Disrupts Multi-Serve Frozen Meal Category With Veggie-Powered Meals Imported From Italy
CAULIPOWER is disrupting the $1B multi-serve frozen meal category with their new frozen pasta meals, available in three flavors all under 300 calories with 2-3 servings of veggies, packed with fiber and with the LOWEST sodium, fat, and sugar content compared to an average of the leading brands in the market
CAULIPOWER, the maker of the #1 Cauliflower Crust Pizza and #1 Gluten-Free Pizza in the US, today announced the launch of Frozen Meals, their latest innovation to set the frozen...
Skinny Butcher Continues To Expand with Launch Into H-E-B
Skinny Butcher – the plant-based meat alternative that's exploding at retail – can now be found in frozen aisles of H-E-B supermarkets across Texas. The launch comes after the brand's continued success, especially in Safeway, Walmart and Costco.
Launching earlier this year, Skinny Butcher's unparalleled soy- and palm oil-free poultry alternatives have consumers amazed and in disbelief that plant-based chicken could be both tasty and crispy! People of all ages are captivated by the crispy outside and deliciously tender inside, even convincing the most committed "connoisseurs of cluck" to make the switch from traditional chicken.
Dr. Praeger’s Expands ‘Perfect’ Line with Three New Products
This fall, Dr. Praeger’s Sensible Foods®, a pioneer in the all-natural, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, and kosher frozen food categories for over 25 years, is expanding its Perfect line with three brand-new SKUs. The new products include Perfect Chick’n Tenders, Perfect General Tso’s Chick’n, and Perfect Nashville Hot Chick’n, and are vegan, Non-GMO Project Verified, and offer up to 17g of plant protein.
Plant-based “chicken” is seeing an increased appetite with chains like Burger King and Panda Express adding alternative chicken options to their menus...
MingsBings™ and JUST Egg™ Launch Four New Plant-Based Breakfast Bing Pockets
In celebration of World Egg Day on October 14, Chef Ming Tsai and JUST Egg™, one of America's fastest-growing egg brands made entirely of plants, announced the launch of four new plant-based breakfast bings from Chef Tsai's frozen food line, MingsBings, that will help make the first meal of the day more delicious and convenient. The breakfast bings, developed by Iron Chef Ming Tsai, represent his brand's first entry into the breakfast category. Each flavor features JUST Egg alongside other plant-based ingredients...
The J.M. Smucker Co. Introduces New Smucker's® Uncrustables® Meat and Cheese Bites
The J.M. Smucker Co. today announced that lunch just got a little easier with the release of new product offerings from its popular Smucker's® Uncrustables® brand! New Smucker's Uncrustables Meat and Cheese Bites are a delicious option that can go straight from the freezer to the lunchbox and be ready for kids to enjoy, helping busy parents.
Whether they are packed in a school lunchbox or enjoyed as a quick, convenient snack no matter where you are, Smucker's Uncrustables are the no-mess...
The Pizza Cupcake, of Shark Tank Fame, Hits Walmart Shelves Nationwide
The Pizza Cupcake, known for securing a deal with Lori Greiner on ABC's Shark Tank, has signed a nationwide distribution deal with Walmart. It marks the company's first nationwide expansion in brick-and-mortar retail. The Pizza Cupcake's two flavors, Margherita and Pepperoni, are now on the shelves of over 1,600 Walmart locations in 47 states.
"We are so thrilled to be working with Walmart. We're appreciative of their innovation in the space, and support for small businesses that focus on ingredients, quality, and authenticity," said The Pizza Cupcake...
Zero Egg Introduces the First Ready-to-Eat Plant-Based Scrambled Egg
Food-Tech Startup, Zero Egg, is Making it Easier Than Ever for Foodservice Operators and Manufacturers to Serve Plant-Based Eggs
Today, Food-tech startup Zero Egg has announced that it will soon release a game changing new product: Zero Egg Scoopable Scramble – the world's first ready-to-eat frozen plant-based scrambled egg.
Using cutting-edge technology, Zero Egg has developed a frozen scrambled egg that has the same taste and texture as an ordinary egg. This innovative product is set to be...
CAULIPOWER Reinvents American Favorite With First-Ever Chickpea & Cauliflower Coated Chicken Nuggets
CAULIPOWER, the maker of the #1 Cauliflower Crust Pizza and #1 Gluten-Free Pizza in the US, is officially launching All Natural Chicken Nuggets. CAULIPOWER’s latest innovation is made with all natural white meat chicken raised with no antibiotics ever, with a veggie coating made of chickpea & cauliflower, making them the ONLY chickpea and cauliflower coated chicken nuggets on the market!
CAULIPOWER’s new All Natural1 Chicken Nuggets are gluten free always and free from artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives, trans fats, and added sugars...
Del Monte's® Veggieful™ Brand Announces Partnership with Nicole Keshishian Modic of KaleJunkie
Today, Del Monte® Veggieful™ announces its partnership with Nicole Keshishian Modic of popular food site and social page KaleJunkie to inspire consumers to fall back into a healthier routine. Nicole offers inspiration, recipes and time-saving hacks showcasing how Veggieful™ Pocket Pies, including NEW pizza-inspired pocket pies, and Veggieful™ Riced Veggies can be incorporated into your day-to-day snack or meal rotation.
"My goal whenever I am cooking is to find joy in eating with simple yet flavorful recipes that..."
White Castle Bites Bring New Craveable Snacks to Grocery Stores
"Castle Bites," in Hamburger and Cheeseburger Flavors, Available Nationwide in 2022
White Castle Bites are the latest innovation in the grocery freezer aisle. Inspired by the iconic flavor of White Castle sliders, the new bite-sized snacks are made with 100% real beef and onions and wrapped in a crispy golden crust.
Castle Bites are rolling out in stores nationally with two flavors, Hamburger and Cheeseburger. Packaged in two sizes, 18 oz. standard stand-up bag and 40 oz. party pack, Castle Bites are always tasty and fun to eat...
Wicked Kitchen Launches New 100% Plant-Based Frozen Artisan Pizzas & Frozen Flavor-Packed Entrees
Wicked Kitchen, a 100% plant-based, flavor-forward global food brand adds new frozen artisan pizzas and frozen heat-and-eat meals to its expansive range of chef-created, plant-based consumer packaged goods offering in the U.S.
Inspired by global flavors from Europe to Asia, Wicked Kitchen's convenient meal solutions are now available in nearly 2,000 Kroger stores throughout the country just in time for the start of the busy back to school season with big appeal to vegans and omnivores alike...
Hot Ones™ New Boneless Chicken Bites Heat Up the Freezer Aisle
First We Feast's, Hot Ones, has expanded its partnership with John Soules Foods and FoodStory Brands to launch five new flavors of Hot Ones Boneless Chicken Bites that are paired with the show's authentic sauce flavors. The line rolled out this month in Walmart's freezer aisle and will soon debut in other retailers across the country. The new Hot Ones Boneless Chicken Bites come in 18.6 oz. resealable bags, including heat-and-eat all-natural, white-meat boneless chicken bites, each paired with an official Hot Ones sauce...
Real Good Foods Announces Launch of High Protein, Low Carb, Grain Free, Chicken Nuggets & Strips
The Real Good Food Company, Inc., an innovative, high-growth, branded, health- and wellness-focused frozen food company, today announced the launch of its most anticipated platform ever, nutritious Chicken Nuggets and Strips.
Real Good Foods is expanding into the largest frozen food category, Frozen Meat & Poultry, with a nutritious twist on one of US consumers' favorite foods. The Frozen Meat & Poultry category, an $8.9B category according to SPINS L52 weeks, is ripe for real innovation, as most breaded chicken options today offer the...
Delimex Brings Fresh, Authentic Mexican Street Flavors to the Frozen Aisle
Delimex, delicious, fresh and authentic Mexican street food, is redefining the frozen aisle with help from consumer insights. With the Frozen Snack Category being a $6B category and Mexican inspired snacks being a large amount of that growth,* the brand listened to its fans and made changes to inspire authenticity. Beginning this month, the brand is debuting refreshed packaging, enhanced flavor and nearly double the taquito filling for the perfectly balanced bite of crispy, savory tortilla to filling ratio.
“As a brand we are all about bringing bold..."
Gardein Unveils New Additions to Ultimate Plant-Based Collection
Gardein's Ultimate Plant-based line is about to get even better. Gardein, a brand of Conagra Brands, Inc., is adding to a diverse collection of meat alternatives with seven new foods that will arrive this June. Flexitarians, vegans and vegetarians can now indulge in delicious plant-based servings of bratwurst, buffalo wings, spicy chick'n fillets and more.
"Eating plant-based should never mean settling for a limited menu," said Jill Dexter, VP/GM, Conagra Brands. "Gardein is committed to adding delicious new food to our line-up, and we're really excited..."
Real Good Foods Announces Launch of Crispy Chicken Shell Tacos in Walmart Stores Nationwide
The Real Good Food Company, Inc., an innovative, high-growth, branded, health- and wellness-focused frozen food company, has announced the launch of its newest platform, crispy chicken shell tacos, in Walmart stores nationwide. Beginning today, consumers can find three varieties of crispy chicken shell tacos across approximately 3,500 Walmart stores nationwide.
Real Good Foods' tacos are made from nutritious ingredients, are 100% Grain-Free and Gluten-Free, have only 2g of net carbs, and are packed with 25g of protein per serving. Unlike conventional tacos...
Nomad Foods Urges Food Industry to Adopt End-to-End Carbon Impact Product Assessment
Nomad Foods, Europe’s leading frozen food company, which owns brands including Birds Eye, Findus and iglo, is calling on the food industry and regulators across Europe to consider a more comprehensive, end-to-end approach to Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) studies, which includes food loss and waste impacts, to improve transparency for consumers and drive critical action to reduce carbon emissions.
Food production is a major contributor to climate change and making better environmental choices about what we eat and how we reduce...
Real Good Foods Highlights Another Consecutive Period of Strong Sales and Velocity Growth
The Real Good Food Company, Inc., an innovative, high-growth, branded, health- and wellness-focused frozen food company, today released the U.S. SPINS retail scanner performance data across all its products from the most recent period ending March 20th, 2022(1). For perspective, SPINS data captures consumption data in the Food, Drug and Mass retail channel, which represents approximately 50% of the Company's sales.
- The overall Frozen category (2) grew 5.8% over the four-week period.- The Health & Wellness Frozen Food subcategory (2), which includes Health and...
Evol® Becomes First Frozen Brand to Offer Carbonfree® Certified Carbon Neutral Meals
Good food means more than just a delicious meal. For Evol®, a brand of Conagra Brands, Inc., a contemporary food philosophy has focused on real ingredients. Now the brand is taking a step toward protecting the environment by becoming the first brand to introduce Carbonfree® Certified Carbon Neutral single-serve frozen meals. This June, eight Evol meals, produced in a TRUE certified Zero Waste facility, will be Certified Carbon Neutral through the Carbonfree® Product Certification Program. The all-new Five Cheese Alfredo Mac...
A New Way to Sell Frozen Snacks Through Ice Cream Carts
Delhi winter has a different kind of feel to it, with temperatures plummeting to as low as 0°C in the peak months. The chill factor makes consumers swear off ice creams. To make optimum use of this period, India’s ITC Master Chef partnered with Lotte brand-owned Havmor ice cream, leveraging the latter’s fleet of ice cream carts.
These ice cream carts were utilized to sell frozen savories like pizza pockets, burger patties, nuggets and other snacks from ITC’s range of products. It proved to be a...
The Real Good Food Company, Inc., an innovative, high-growth, branded, health- and wellness-focused frozen food company, today released the U.S. SPINS retail scanner performance data across all its products from the most recent period ending February 20, 2022(1). For perspective, SPINS data captures consumption data in the Food, Drug and Mass retail channel, which represents approximately 50% of the Company's sales.
- The overall Frozen category (2) grew 4.2% over the four-week period.- The Health & Wellness Frozen Food subcategory...
Real Good Foods' Frozen Enchiladas are Now Available in All Costco Regions Across the U.S.
The Real Good Food Company, Inc., an innovative, high-growth, branded, health- and wellness-focused frozen food company, today announced its best-selling, nutritious Grande Chicken Enchiladas are now available in all Costco regions beginning on January 22.
Our Enchilada platform is made 100% Grain Free, and with a much different macronutrient profile than others available on the market. With only 2g net carbs and 20g protein per serving, Real Good Foods Grande Chicken Enchiladas are nutrient dense and made from real food...
MamaMancini’s Announces Acquisition of Two Premier Gourmet Food Manufacturers
MamaMancini's Holdings, Inc., a marketer of specialty pre-prepared, frozen and refrigerated food products, today announced the signing of definitive agreements for two acquisitions – T&L Creative Salads, Inc. (“T&L”) and Olive Branch, LLC, which are related premier gourmet food manufacturers based in New York. Closing is expected to occur on or about December 29, 2021, subject to closing conditions.
Over several decades, brothers Anthony, Michael, and Joseph Morello have owned and operated T&L Creative Salads, offering a full line of foods for retail food chains and club stores...
Real Good Foods Highlights Sales Growth and Velocity Acceleration in Retail Channel
The Real Good Food Company, Inc., an innovative, high-growth, branded, health- and wellness-focused frozen food company, today released U.S. SPINS retail scanner data for the most recent four week period ending November 28, 2021.(1) For perspective, SPINS data captures consumption data in the Food, Drug and Mass retail channel, which has historically represented approximately 50% of the Company's net sales.
- The overall Frozen Food category grew 7.1% over the period.- The Health & Wellness Frozen Food subcategory grew 12.6% over the period...
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