Snacks & Candy

Snacks and candy category news for the convenience store retail industry.

Wider distribution will accompany packaging changes

MCLEAN, Va. -- Candy giant Mars Inc. has launched a line of chocolate-covered nuts that will roll out to retailers nationwide starting March 1. The sweet and salty treats come in three types: Cinnamon Dusted Dark Chocolate Almonds, Sea Salt Dusted Milk Chocolate Cashews and Cocoa Dusted Dark...

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naked bars

Bite-sized product comes in three fruit- and veggie-based flavors

MONROVIA, Calif. -- Naked Juice Co. has launched its new snack bars. The juice company's Fruit, Nut and Veggie Bars will be available in the refrigerated section at retailers nationwide by the end of February. This marks the first time the company is releasing a nonbeverage product in its 35-year...

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