Recent months have yielded a host of sweet and indulgence-inspired new food arrivals across multiple grocery store categories—from toaster pastries and packaged cakes to sweet-infused popcorn and pet treats.
Click ahead for a quick synopsis of seven new arrivals.
Pop-Tarts Frosted Strawberry Throwback Packs
Pop-Tarts (Kellanova) limited-edition Frosted Strawberry Throwback Packs include eight Pop-Tarts per 13.8-ounce package. The LTO joins other new rollouts such as Frosted Banana Bread Pop-Tarts and Apple Jacks Frosted Apple Cinnamon Pop-Tarts. Existing brand flavors include Frosted Blueberry, Frosted Brown Sugar Cinnamon, Frosted Cherry, Frosted Chocolate Chip, Frosted Chocolate Fudge and Pop-Tarts Bites.
Little Debbie Big Pack Fall Party Cakes and Pumpkin Spice Mini Donuts
Part of the Little Debbie (McKee Foods Corp.) fall collection are Little Debbie Big Pack Fall Party Cakes and Pumpkin Spice Mini Donuts. Big Pack Fall Party Cakes (SRP of $4.99) contain six large and individually wrapped vanilla-flavored hex cakes topped with white icing, orange stripes and brightly colored sprinkles. Pumpkin Spice Mini Donuts (SRP of $2.59) offer a blend of spices, pumpkin flavor and a cinnamon-sugar coating.
Hostess Twinkies and Ding Dongs Popcorn
Evergreen Licensing added Hostess Twinkies and Hostess Ding Dongs brands to its lineup in the licensed popcorn category. “We are very proud to work with the Hostess Brands team to create this tasty popcorn treat,” says said Sue McCabe, president and CMO of Evergreen Licensing. “Our goal is always to look for innovative ways to extend our licensing platform and bring new products to our retail partners and consumers.” The sweet treat is light and crispy, with both varieties available in two sizes.
The Original Donut Shop Twix K-Cup Pods
Delivering a twist on classic medium roast coffee, The Original Donut Shop Twix K-Cup pods (Keurig Dr Pepper Inc./Mars Inc.) are inspired by the Twix chocolate cookie bar brand. The variety offers a taste of creamy milk chocolate, caramel and toasted shortbread.
Brach's Candy Corn Club
Brach’s (Ferrara Candy Co.) launched its first Candy Corn Club to celebrate an iconic fall-centric treat, while also providing users an opportunity to enter for a chance to receive exclusive access to candy corn year-round. Brach’s Candy Corn varieties and Brach’s Fall Festival are available in a range of bag sizes, including an 11-ounce bag for an SRP of $2.79.