Beech-Nut introduces Let's Grow! toddler food line
September 15, 2008
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
LATHAM, N.Y. — Beech-Nut Nutrition Corp. is introducing a new line of toddler food called Let’s Grow!. The products are part of Beech-Nut Advancing Nutrition, a company commitment to providing nutritious offerings in the grocery store.
The products also will contain the "No Junk Promise," which advertises the product has no artificial flavors, colors, MSG or preservatives, uses all-natural ingredients without any trans fats, additional refined sugar or unnecessary salt, and is a source of vitamins and minerals.
"At Beech-Nut we saw a need in the toddler aisle for a product that fit within today’s on-the-go families without sacrificing nutrition," said Christoph Rudolf, president and chief executive officer of Beech-Nut. "We want to offer new products that reflect our promise of advancing nutrition while remaining convenient for mom’s busy lifestyle."
The line has 19 products, including toddler cereal, yogurt-covered whole grain snacks and seven grain snacks.