Cocoa roasted almonds are blended with honey roasted peanuts, granola clusters, mini marshmallows, graham crackers and milk chocolate candies for Emerald’s take on a classic campfire treat. S’mores Nut Blend is a nut and granola mix in the “Breakfast-On-The-Go” product line.
Emerald is a subsidiary of Diamond Foods, founded in 1912 with a strong heritage under the Diamond of California brand. It completed its initial public offering in July of 2005. The company has approximately 1,700 employees and offers five premium product lines, including Emerald.
Generous chucks of sourdough hard pretzels with honey mustard and onion are combined to make this Pretzel Pieces snack by Snyder’s of Hanover. Each serving contains two grams of protein.
Snyder’s parent company, Hanover Canning Company, was founded and began producing pretzels in 1909. Becoming Snyder’s Bakery in 1924, the family owned business is headquartered in Hanover, Pennsylvania. The company offers 25 varieties of traditional pretzels.
Puffed foods and popcorn always have been popular snacks, however craft popcorn is the wave of the future, due largely in part to the whole grain nature of the snack.
According to Innova Market Insights, craft snacks will lead market innovation because they can balance health along with indulgence that consumers crave. Both are equally as important, and popcorn is a great snack that provides manufacturers with a multiple flavor options. In fact, ready-to-eat popcorn sales have grown at a double digit rate over the past several years. FoodBusinessNews.net reports that the category has reached $600 million in annual sales.
Smartfood’s Honey Cinnamon Pecan Granola Coated Popcorn is the perfect ready-to-eat, craft snack. The popcorn is crunchy and all-natural, and it is made with honey, cinnamon and brown sugar. It’s coated with rolled oats and roasted pecans.
A combination of sweet honey and salty popcorn, Lakota’s Honey Popcorn is a light and airy snack. The company produces more than 45 million popcorn bags annually.
Innova reported that popped chips also are on an upward trend as more chip makers are lowering oil and fat content. Eagle’s Popped Crisps Honey BBQ are made with honey, long grain brown rice flour, whole grain yellow corn meal and chili pepper. They contain one gram of dietary fiber and one gram of protein per serving.