Kay’s Naturals now offers gluten-free Cookie Bites in two flavors: Cinnamon and Honey. These cookie bites are sweetened with cane juice and stevia and offer 10 grams of protein and only three grams of sugar per serving. According to the company, the snacks have a “great flavor without the aftertaste.”

World's Best Cat LitterWorld’s Best Cat Litter announces an overhaul of its packaging, Web site and logo to go along with changes in product names. The changes emphasize the whole-kernel corn litter’s high-performance odor control, clumping and natural ingredients.

Planet DogPlanet Dog expands its Orbee-Tuff recyclable dog toys with a value pack. Made with 100% post-production material, the toys come in an assortment of colors and sizes, are non-toxic and are mint scented. Also available are the Regrind line and the 3-toys-in-1 RecycleBALL Value-Pack.
SRP: $14.95 per value pack.

EcoBlendsProtect 22 from EcoBlends helps protect animals against 22 different types of biting insects. Made with 100% natural essential oils, one application lasts four days without the need for reapplication. According to the company, Protect 22 “will not only protect them from disease-carrying pests, but also will provide an anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, anti-fungal and antibacterial effect.”

FFlavorseallavorseal Flavor Wraps from Carroll Manufacturing & Sales are spice and flavor transfer sheets that allow spices to be applied faster and more uniformly with less waste, says the company. Using the sheets, according to the firm, will give consistent, uniform spice coverage that enhances aesthetic appeal and maintains the integrity and safety of your brand.

MultisorbFreshPax System, a new sorbent solution that combines oxygen scavenger and moisture management capabilities, is now available from Multisorb Technologies. FreshPax can extend shelf life and maintain food characteristics such as flavor, aroma and texture and can be tailored to individual applications.

Smartcool Systems delivers ECO3, a wall-mounted unit that reduces energy usage, helps save money and is environmentally friendly. The unit works with traditional air-conditioning and refrigeration systems to reduce usage by up to 15% and uses the heating cycle for compressor-driven heat pumps.
1280–333 Seymour St., Vancouver, BC V6B 5A6, Canada, www.smartcool.net

BeneoBENEO-Orafti has launched a liquid, organic fructo-oligosaccharide (FOS) called L58 Organic. This prebiotic fiber, made from organic sugar, is intended for organic food manufacturing. The ingredient is said to promote good digestive health and can be used to replace sugar in yogurt, ice cream, baked goods, breakfast cereals and cereal bars, says the company.

P.L. ThomasPL Thomas and Co. introduces two new satiety and slimming ingredients. The first works at neurotransmitter levels to increase satiety, reduce sugar cravings, and reduce the desire to snack between meals. The second is a blend of three traditional ayurvedic herbs that act directly on adipose tissues, inhibiting the accumulation of stored fat and promoting the use of stored fat for energy.