WEST ORANGE, NJ – January 22, 2007 – Crispy Green Inc., the maker of Crispy Green® Crispy Fruit premium, freeze-dried fruits snacks with 40 or less calories per serving, today announced the launch of its newest taste sensation, Crispy Pineapples, the latest addition to its all-natural, healthy Crispy Fruit product line at the 32nd Annual Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco, California.
Crispy Pineapple fruit snacks are made from 100% high-quality, freeze-dried pineapples with no additives, preservatives, fat or cholesterol. Each serving of Crispy Pineapples is less than 36 calories, making it the ideal choice for consumers who are seeking healthy alternatives to traditional snack foods. One 10g serving size of Crispy Pineapples provides 19% of the daily recommended value of Vitamin C. These light, crisp, tasty, all-natural fruit slices are packed with intense, flavorful fresh fruit taste and are a fun and delicious way to add more fruit to your daily diet.
Healthy Never Tasted So Good
Crispy Pineapples are available in single-serving .36 ounce packages and in the new ‘Grab & Go’ 6-PACKs. The 6-PACKs contain 6 single-serving bags in one convenient package. Crispy Pineapples captures the taste of the tropics and puts healthy, delicious fruit at your fingertips.
Crispy Green Crispy Fruit products are also available in three other delicious flavors: Crispy Apples, Crispy Apricots and Crispy Peaches. The entire line of Crispy Fruit products can be purchased at supermarkets, natural and whole food stores and fine food stores throughout the United States. A complete list of Crispy Green retailers is available at http://www.crispygreen.com/storelocator/main.html. Crispy Fruit can also be purchased online at the Crispy Green Web site at http://www.crispygreen.com/onlinestore.html.
“We are excited to provide our customers with the newest addition to our Crispy Fruit product line. Crispy Pineapples offers our customers yet another choice to eat healthier, without compromising on taste,” says Angela Liu, President and Founder of Crispy Green. “We are dedicated to offering the marketplace truly healthful snacks to help customers make better food choices. A delicious, low-calorie snack that offers many positive nutritional attributes is sure to be a hit with our customers.”
The Perfect Snack for Everyone at Anytime
Crispy Fruit snacks are easy to carry ‘on the go’ and are a fun and delicious way to increase your family’s daily fruit intake. One serving of Crispy Fruit equals approximately one serving of fruit. Portability and long shelf-life make Crispy Fruit the ideal ‘emergency snack’ and are perfect to keep in your pantry, briefcase, backpack, carry-on luggage, purse, school locker or child’s lunchbox.
Crispy Green launched its first three Crispy Fruit products – Crispy Apples, Crispy Apricots and Crispy Peaches in September 2005. Recently, Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert praised Crispy Apples as a ‘Rising Star’ and Women’s Health Magazine named Crispy Fruit as one of their favorite ‘quick fix’ diet aid sweet treats. In August 2006, TIME Magazine named Crispy Fruit as one of the new, healthier foods for kids and The New York Times says, “They’re terrific for hikers, to add to morning cereal and for camp and school lunchboxes.” Bonnie Carroll’s Life Bites online magazine says, “This is a snack that is loved by children, busy executives on the go, or anyone who wants healthy food and a fast, delicious snack." Crispy Green has quickly won fans among health and quality-conscious consumers.
About Crispy Green
Crispy Green Inc. (www.crispygreen.com) is the maker of Crispy Fruit freeze-dried fruit snacks sold under the brand Crispy Green® and a leader in this category of products. The company was founded in August 2004 with a core mission to provide delicious, healthy and wholesome snacks using the best natural ingredients with no artificial flavor enhancement.
The Crispy Fruit line of snacks are made of real fruit, real taste, and nothing else!® A sophisticated freeze-drying process removes the water from fresh, sweet fruit, leaving behind the fruit’s true essence in a light and crispy texture that’s prefect for snacking. Crispy Green Crispy Fruit are a delicious, convenient way to add more fruit to your daily diet.
In 2005, Crispy Green introduced Crispy Apples, Crispy Apricots and Crispy Peaches in the United States. In 2007, Crispy Green launched its newest addition to its all-natural, healthy Crispy Fruit product line – Crispy Pineapples. It plans to add 2-3 new items to its product line each year for the next three years along with its rapidly growing distribution footprint.
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