Lactel Jour Apròs Jour
France
This skim milk product contains antioxidants, selenium, vitamin E and zinc, purported to help protect body cells against aging. As such, the beverage targets mature adults. Each 1-liter plastic bottle retails for .99 euros (about $1.30).
1/2 Fat Fondue
Switzerland
Coop Lifestyle Weight Watchers offers this fondue cheese product that includes gruyòre and white wine. Each serving will cost the consumer 6.5 Weight Watchers points. It’s sold in a 360-gram, two-portion pack at a suggested retail price of 3.45 euros (about $4.50).
Becel Pro-Actif
Belgium
Becel Pro-Actif Light Tropical Flavored Yogurt Drink — made with vegetable sterols and bifidus — claims it can lower a consumer’s cholesterol level. It’s sold in a 600-gram pack containing six servings in plastic bottles, each pack retailing for 3.99 euros ($5.29).
Tosh Sandwich de Helado
Colombia
Tosh Sandwich de Helado ice cream sandwiches consist of Crem Helado ice cream between two fruit and cereal cookies for a treat that’s 92 percent fat free. Every 300-gram box contains five 60-gram packs each with two 30-gram sandwiches. Suggested retail per box is 6990 COP (about $3).
Milk Drink with Forest Fruits
Switzerland
At a cost of just one Weight Watchers point, a dieter can enjoy this 72-calorie milk beverage flavored with “forest fruits” including blackberries and elderberries (it’s also available in lemon and grapefruit). The pasteurized drink comes in a 500-milliliter plastic bottle that sells for .82 euros ($1.08).
Infantil Leche
Argentina
La Serenísima has released this children’s milk fortified with extra calcium, iron, zinc and vitamins A, C and D. This gluten-free product is said to help growth. Each 1-liter aseptic carton sports an image of Mickey Mouse and sells for 2.79 ARS (about 90 cents).
SOURCE: Mintel’s Global New Products Database