Mars to introduce Marathon Smart Stuff
April 26, 2011
by Keith Nunes
HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — Mars Chocolate North America, a division of Mars Inc., will introduce the Marathon Smart Stuff bar in June. The new bar meets the snack guidelines of the Alliance for a Healthier Generation, which means it has less than 35% calories from fat, 10% of calories from saturated fat, and less than 35% of weight from sugar.
Available in four varieties, including multi-grain, chocolate crisp, honey graham and trail mix, each bar contains 140 calories or less per serving and has 5 grams of whole grains. Ingredients in the bars include chocolate, blueberries, cranberries and peanuts.
The suggested retail price for the Marathon Smart Stuff bar is 89c per single bar or $6.99 for an 8-count multi-pack.