5 Compelling Products Hitting Retailers


Every week, Convenience Store Products releases its take on the hottest items arriving on retailers’ shelves. This week’s batch features an array of products that can satisfy a multitude of needs, including hunger and relaxation.

Check them out …

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1. Boulder Canyon Kettle Chips

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Boulder Canyon Natural Foods has added two new flavors to its line of Rice Bran Oil Kettle Cooked Potato Chips, including Buffalo Ranch and Sweet Chipotle—both which are now available at retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $3.49 per 5.25-ounce package. Other Rice Bran Oil chip flavors include Roasted Jalapeno and Pink Himalayan Salt.

These chips are cooked in 100% pure rice bran oil, which his extracted from the outer layer of brown rice. Kettle-cooked chips are also lower fat compared to traditional potato chips, according to the company.

Photograph courtesy of Boulder Canyon Natural Foods

2. Peri Peri Style Chicken Bars

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Meat protein bar brand DNX Foods has added a Peri Peri Style Chicken bar to its roster, now availabe at retailers nationwide. The keto friendly, African-inspired bar is made with vegetarian-fed, free-range, antibiotic-free chicken, cardamom, cayenne pepper and ginger. It contains 13-grams of protein, is low in sodium and is free of sugar, artificial ingredients, preservatives, GMOs and gluten.

Other DNX meat protein bar flavors include Jamaican Style Bison, Sweet Potato Pecan Beef, Mexican Style Beef, Dark Cacao Cherry Coconut Beef and Fennel Sweet Potato Beef.

Photograph courtesy of DNX Bar

3. Jack Link's Protein Snacks

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Jack Link's Protein Snacks has launched new multipack meat sticks, available at retailers nationwide.

The sticks are made with 100% premium meats and come in three flavors: Original Beef, Pepperoni and Original Turkey. Every package contains 10 individually wrapped sticks, each containing 6 grams of protein. The snack is the ultimate solution to throw in a backpack or lunchbox this school year, according to the company.

Photograph courtesy of Jack Link's

4. CandyRific Military Tins

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CandyRific has revealed two new designs to its M&M’s Vintage Military Tins. The new packaging features military couples—the servicemen and “their sweethearts.” Each display contains 12 tins and a black and white photo of a military couple on the lid. The tins contain six half-ounce bags of M&M’’s Milk Chocolate Candies. These displays are available at retailers for a suggested retail price of $5.99.

Photograph courtesy of CandyRific

5. Frito-Lay Variety Pack Snackable Notes

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PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division has launched a new design for its Variety Packs, “Snackable Notes,” which provides parents a way to show love and encouragement during the school day for their children. Available now until September 9, all Frito-Lay Variety Packs chips will feature a talk bubble where parents can write messages directly on their kids' Frito-Lay Variety Packs.

The brand is also urging consumers to Frito-Lay is asking consumers to submit their favorite Snackable Notes online for a chance to win a $1,000 weekly prize.

Photo courtesy of Frito-Lay