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Food Business News: Standout start-ups at Summer Fancy Food

07.05.2018 | By Monica Watrous NEW YORK — Vegan black truffle brie and beet juice-infused granola were among hundreds of products featured from start-up brands at the Summer Fancy Food Show, held June 30-July 2 in New York. New to the event this year was Incubator Village, featuring 80 early-stage businesses from 11 food and beverage incubators and test kitchens across the country.   “Small emerging brands — innovative and totally focused on what consumers want — are leading trends, but it can be difficult to succeed in the food industry,” said Phil Kafarakis, president of the Specialty Food Association, which...

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Press Release: RIND Launches Next Generation of Dried-Fruit Snacks

NY, NY, June 28, 2018—RIND® Snacks has launched a line of “Skin-on Superfruit” dried-fruit snacks, distinguished by their whole-fruit inclusion of both fruit flesh and peels, with no sugar or no sulfites added. The line’s three tangy, chewy flavors include “California Kiwi” and two blends: “Tropical” (bittersweet orange, organic pineapple, kiwi) and “Orchard” (persimmon, apple, peach). All contain nothing but slices of delicious, USA-grown and dried fruit. RIND fruit snacks come in 1.5-ounce single-serve and 3-ounce re-sealable pouches designed with fresh, fun photos of the fruit inside. RIND’s offerings feed a growing consumer appetite for naturally healthier snacks. U.S. retail sales...

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Press Release: RIND launches dried skin-on superfruit snacks

The power is in the peel! New York, NY (aka The Big Apple) May 1, 2018 – RIND® Snacks debuts its tangy, delicious and extra nutritious dried fruit focused on the power of the peel. RIND® brings more fruitful and functional snacking to the category by maximizing vitamin content and minimizing waste. We’ve been eating fruit all wrong! The greatest concentration of vital nutrition is contained in the one part most often discarded – the RIND. More fiber, vitamins and nutrients are packed into the edible outside than the flesh of the fruit alone. These healthful properties are uniquely concentrated like...

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Rind's Simply Good Taste Set to Shine at Fancy Foods

Rind Snacks is set for its debut as one of the new brands featured at this summer's Fancy Food Show in New York City from June 30th through July 2nd. We're honored with our appearance in the largest specialty food trade event in North America and are looking forward to presenting our fresh take on all-natural snacking. Stop by and visit us in the New Brands on the Shelf Pavilion to learn more about the simply good taste and healthy benefits of our fun and flavorful all-fruit snacks.

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