sorbetNatural Choice Foods introduces a new coconut flavor to its line of organic sorbets. The product comes in pints, and is made of purified water, evaporated cane juice, coconut cream, guar gum and xanthan gum.
P.O. Box 1029, Oxnard, CA 93032, www.ncf-inc.com
 

fruit snacksDistributed by Au’some, Inc., 3-Dees natural fruit snacks are a source of fruit juices and vitamin C, according to the company. The animal-shaped snacks come in strawberry, apple, blueberry and orange flavors. The sale of these snacks also benefits the Wildlife Conservation Society.

agave syrupOhgave! now offers a maple-flavored agave syrup. The all-natural and organic syrup is low-glycemic and contains no sugar or high-fructose corn syrup. With its maple flavor, the product is suitable for use on pancakes, baked goods and other foods.
300 Center Dr., Ste. G, Superior, CO 80027, www.ohgave.com
 

jelly beansTruSweets, LLC has released its Surf Sweets Organic Jelly Bean line. The product is excellent for on-the-go snacking, as well as for school lunches. These jelly beans are sold in 90-calorie packs in springtime colors.
SRP: $0.79 for 0.9 oz package.

nuts

HomeFree, maker of organic, allergen-free, whole grain cookies based in Windham, NH, released the results of a nationwide survey revealing that America is confused about the difference between Celiac disease and food allergies.

soda and junk food

Asbury Park, NJ—Results from a national poll released by Rasmussen Reports show that 56% of Americans oppose a tax on soft drinks and junk foods, also known as “sin taxes.”

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New York, NY—The Board of Directors of the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT) has made a unanimous decision to move the 2012 Summer Fancy Food Show to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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