Kraft® Grate-It-Fresh Parmesan Cheese Grater
Company: Kraft Foods Inc., Northfield, Ill.
Distribution: National.
Suggested Retail: $4.99 per 7-ounce grater.
Ingredients: Parmesan cheese (pasteurized part-skim milk, cheese culture, salt, enzymes), aged 10 months.
Nutrition Information: (2 tbsp.) Calories 20, fat calories 10, total fat 1.5g, saturated fat 1g, trans fat 0g, cholesterol <5mg, sodium 75mg, total carbohydrate 0g, dietary fiber 0g, sugars 0g, protein 2g, vitamin A 0 percent RDV, vitamin C 0 percent RDV, calcium 6 percent RDV, iron 0 percent RDV.
More Details: Kraft makes it easy for consumers to enjoy the fresh-grated taste of parmesan cheese; the built-in grater freshly grates the parmesan with every twist.

Sugar Brook® CheddaBrew™ Cheese Spread
Company: Sugar Brook Farms, Verona, Wis.
Distribution: National.
Suggested Retail: $2.99 to $3.49 per 7-ounce package.
Ingredients: Cream cheese (pasteurized milk and cream, cheese culture, salt, xanthan and/or xanthan, and/or guar and/or carob bean gums), cheddar cheese (pasteurized milk, cheese cultures, salt, enzymes) whey powder, beer, cream, water, salt, xanthan gum, sorbic acid to protect freshness.
Nutrition Information: (28g) Calories 90, fat calories 70, total fat 8g, saturated fat 5g, trans fat 0g, cholesterol 25mg, sodium 140mg, total carbohydrate 1g, dietary fiber >1g, sugars 1g, protein 4g, vitamin A 4 percent RDV, vitamin C 2 percent RDV, calcium 8 percent RDV, iron 2 percent RDV.
Other Varieties: CheddaBlu and CheddaDew.
More Details: CheddaBrew is a lusty combination of delicious cheddar and beer — a unique cheese spread that plays on the trends of pub food and bar menus.

Yoplait® Frozen Yogurt & Cereal Bars™
Company: CoolBrands International Inc., Ronkonkoma, N.Y.
Distribution: National.
Suggested Retail: $2.97 to $3.99 per box of four 4-ounce bars.
Ingredients: (Vanilla & Raspberry) Lowfat frozen yogurt: skim milk, nonfat yogurt (cultured skim milk, calcium carbonate), sugar, corn syrup, maltodextrin, contains 1.0% less of calcium carbonate, mono- and diglycerides, natural flavor, cellulose gel, cellulose gum, OU kosher gelatin, calcium sulfate, ascorbic acid, polysorbate 80, carob bean gum, carrageenan, acesulfame potassium, vitamin A palmitate. Sorbet: water, raspberry puree (raspberries, high fructose corn syrup, water, food starch-modified, natural flavors), sugar, corn syrup, natural flavors, contains 1.0% or less of citric acid, soy protein, guar gum, carrageenan, beet juice (for color), ascorbic acid. Waffle cookie: enriched wheat flour (wheat flour, niacin, reduced iron, thiamine mononitrate, riboflavin, folic acid), brown sugar, vegetable shortening (partially hydrogenated soybean and/or cottonseed oil), corn flakes (milled yellow corn, sugar, salt, malt syrup, corn syrup), sugar, rolled oats, yellow corn flour, high fructose corn syrup, whole eggs, malt (extract of malted barley and corn), corn syrup, calcium carbonate, natural flavors (contains peanut), soy lecithin, salt, baking soda, annatto color, vitamin blend.
Nutrition Information: (1 bar) Calories 200, fat calories 40, total fat 4.5g, saturated fat 1.5g, trans fat 1g, polyunsaturated fat 0.5g, monounsaturated fat 2.5g, cholesterol 5mg, sodium 150mg, total carbohydrate 36g, dietary fiber 0g, sugars 17g, other carbohydrates 6g, protein 3g, vitamin A 20 percent RDV, vitamin C 20 percent RDV, calcium 40 percent RDV, iron 45 percent RDV.
Varieties: Vanilla & Raspberry, Strawberry and Vanilla & Wildberry.
More Details: General Mills and CoolBrands International have joined forces to launch Yoplait Frozen Yogurt & Cereal Bars, the first ready-to-eat frozen yogurt bars that are a great source of vitamins and minerals. The Vanilla & Raspberry Bar consists of lowfat vanilla frozen yogurt and raspberry sorbet sandwiched between cereal wafers.

New Product Ticker
Category Number of Reports Number of SKUs
Ice Cream, Novelties and Frozen Yogurt 151 508
Cheese 81 220
Margarine, Butter and Spreads 7 13
Dairycase Foods 22 46
Yogurt and Yogurt Imitations 24 89
Milk, Non-dairy Milk and Yogurt Drinks 42 142
Total Introductions* 327 1,018
*Year-to-date new stock keeping units (SKUs) as of June 19, 2006.
SOURCE: Productscan Online (, Naples, N.Y.

PET® Country Churn™ Light Ice Cream
Company: Land-O-Sun Dairy LLC, Johnson City, Tenn.
Distribution: Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and East Tennessee.
Suggested Retail: $4.59 to $4.79 per 1.75-quart carton.
Ingredients: (Vanilla) Milkfat and nonfat milk, sugar, corn syrup, nonfat dry milk, whey (milk), stabilizer (tapioca starch, vegetable mono- and diglycerides, guar gum, tara gum, propylene glycol monoester, cellulose gum, xanthan gum, carrageenan, dextrose), natural flavor (vanilla), natural color (annatto), vitamin A palmitate.
Nutrition Information: (1/2 cup) Calories 100, fat calories 30, total fat 3g, saturated fat 2g, trans fat 0g, cholesterol 10mg, sodium 65mg, total carbohydrate 16g, dietary fiber 0g, sugars 13g, protein 3g, vitamin A 2 percent RDV, vitamin C 0 percent RDV, vitamin D 0 percent RDV, calcium 10 percent RDV, iron 0 percent RDV.
Varieties: Vanilla, Chocolate, Neapolitan, Moose Tracks®, Brown Mule® and Butter Pecan.
More Details: Country Churn Light Ice Cream, from Dean Foods’ Pet brand, features the taste of old-fashioned churned ice cream but with half the fat and fewer calories.
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