South Burlington, VT.-based Ben & Jerry’s, part of Unilever Ice Cream, Green Bay, Wis., expands its Fair Trade Certified ice cream flavors with Vanilla and Chocolate. The company is the largest ice cream and frozen food manufacturer to offer Fair Trade Certified ingredients. Ben & Jerry’s Fair Trade Certified line-up also includes Coffee, Coffee Heath Bar Crunch and Coffee Coffee Buzz Buzz Buzz.
Bravo! Foods International Corp., North Palm Beach, Fla., now offers Franken Berry Slammers and Boo Berry Slammers flavored milks. These blueberry- and strawberry-flavored 8-oz Slammers are being made under a previously announced five-year trademark licensing agreement with General Mills Marketing Inc., Minneapolis. Produced aseptically, Slammers have no preservatives, do not need to be refrigerated until opened, and before opening, have a shelflife of six months.