6 New Packaged Sweet Snacks

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As consumers begin to return to work and eating out of the home, retailers can expect a boost to some of the packaged food products that have struggled through the pandemic.

Read ahead for a look at six sweet snacks coming to store shelves now.

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Muddy Buddies

Muddy Buddies Pretzel Bites

Muddy Buddies Pretzel Bites from General Mills are crunchy, poppable pretzels dipped in a powdered sugar coating for a sweet and salty snack. Available in standup and resealable pouches, the pretzel bites come in Peanut Butter Chocolate and Cookies & Cream flavors. A 4-ounce resealable pouch bag has an SRP of $3.19.

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7Days Cake Bar

7Days Cake Bar

7Days Cake Bars from EPTA America LLC offer a soft, light bite of cake that’s topped with a drizzle of chocolate and available in Chocolate or Mixed Berry flavors. The bars are GMO-free, sustainably sourced and produced with real ingredients. 7Days Cake Bars debuted nationally at 7-Eleven stores.

Photograph courtesy of EPTA America LLC



Rich Products Corp. has added four new flavors to its line of ready-to-finish Filled Dessert Donuts. They are Banana Cream Pie, Fudge Brownie, Neapolitan and Apple Pie. The doughnuts are available in two options, with toppings and without.

Photograph courtesy of Rich Products


Tastykake chocolate swirls

Tastykake debuted several winter options, including Black and White Mini Donuts, doughnuts with a powdered coating and chocolate cake filling (SRP $1.89 for single-serve sleeves); Salted Caramel Flavored Mini Donuts (SRP $1.89); Pecan and Chocolate Swirls (SRP $1.29 for two-count sleeve); Glazed Chocolate Mint Pies (SRP $1.89); and Snowman Creme Filled Snowballs (SRP $1.89).

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Daelmans Stroopwafels

Daelmans Stroopwafels unveiled a new contemporary packaging redesign across its portfolio. The design features modern elements, including a bolder logo to improve brand recognition and new photography to drive stronger appeal. Daelmans Stroopwafels are available in Caramel, Honey, Chocolate, Coffee and Maple flavors and three sizes. The baked treats contain no GMOs, artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, and are certified kosher dairy.

Photograph courtesy of Daelmans

Fieldstone Bakery

Fieldstone Bakery

McKee Foods’ Fieldstone Bakery introduced Mini Doodles Cookies, 1-ounce pouches of whole grain-rich mini cookies in Honey Graham and Lemon flavors. The cookies are designated USDA Smart Snack compliant.

Photograph courtesy of Fieldstone Bakery