Love at First Taste with Crispy Green’s Crispy Fruit and FruitziO Meets All CDC Suggestions for a Healthy Heart Snack
FAIRFIELD, NJ – February 7, 2012 – What better way to show love for yourself or your loved one this Valentine’s Day than by choosing a “heart-healthy” snack that is sweet, crunchy and delicious, and satisfies your desire for a treat. Crispy Green® and FruitziO® are the right products for you.
Crispy Green® Crispy Fruit and FruitziO® freeze-dried fruit snacks meet the CDC recommendations for “heart-healthy” snacks. They are fat-free, cholesterol-free, low sodium and contain most of nutrients of the fresh fruits. Crispy Fruit comes in a single-serving bag containing approximately one serving of fruit and 55 calories or less per bag; FruitziO, with a hint of added cane sugar, has 2.5 servings per bag and only 100 calories for the entire bag. Both are vegan-friendly, peanut/tree-nut-free, gluten-free, dairy-free and are kosher-certified.
Whether you are celebrating Valentine’s Day with that special someone or making a commitment to eat healthier for Healthy Heart Month, Crispy Green offers a healthy-heart choice for the entire family with their full line of Crispy Fruit and FruitziO® freeze-dried fruit snacks. It will be love at first taste with Crispy Fruit and FruitziO!
“If you truly love someone, you should care for the health and well-being of the person, especially if that person is yourself,” says Angela Liu, President and Founder of Crispy Green. “Making a healthier snack choice for you or your loved one says a lot of about how much you care.”
Crispy Green® award-winning Crispy Fruit snacks come in six delicious flavors: Crispy Apples, Crispy Asian Pears, Crispy Bananas, Crispy Cantaloupe, Crispy Mangoes and Crispy Pineapples (MSRP: $1.49). In addition to single-serving bags, Crispy Fruit is available in the handy “Grab and Go” 6-PACK – six single serving bags in one convenient multi-bag (MSRP: $7.99).
Made with the finest freeze-dried fruit slices with just a hint of pure cane sugar, FruitziO® snacks combine the wholesomeness of fresh fruit with a sweet taste. Packaged in convenient, travel-friendly, moisture-free 25-gram (.88-ounce) re-sealable pouches (MSRP: $3.49), each package contains less than 100 calories with varieties including Apples & Strawberries, Apricots, Kiwi, Peaches and Strawberries.
Crispy Green® and FruitziO® products are available in stores such as The Fresh Market, Harris Teeters, Bloom, Earth Fare and selected Whole Food Market. To find a retailer in your area that carries Crispy Green’s® and FruitziO® products, go to www.crispygreen.com/where-to-buy.html. For more information, please visit www.crispygreen.com. For news updates, information and special offers, follow Crispy Green and FruitziO® on Twitter @CrispyGreen and @FruitziO and become a fan at Facebook at www.facebook.com/crispygreen.
About Crispy Green
Crispy Green Inc. (www.crispygreen.com) is the maker of Crispy Green® Crispy Fruit freeze-dried fruit snacks, “real fruit, real taste, nothing else!” and the new line of FruitziO® freeze-dried fruit snacks, with a hint of pure cane sugar. The Crispy Green® and FruitziO® line of snacks are made of only the finest fruits available. A sophisticated freeze-drying process removes the water from fresh, sweet fruit, leaving behind the fruit’s true essence in a light and crispy texture that’s perfect for snacking. Crispy Green® and FruitziO® are a delicious, convenient way to add more fruit to your daily diet. The company was founded in August 2004 with a vision to be the leading provider of high quality, natural food products desired by everyone who wants to live a healthy and better life. In 2005, Crispy Green introduced its line of Crispy Green® Crispy Fruit in the United States. Since then, Crispy Green® has been adding one new product each year to its product line to meet its rapidly growing distribution footprint. In 2009, Crispy Green® launched FruitziO® Strawberry, the first product in its line of FruitziO® freeze-dried fruit snacks.