La Yogurt® Light Probiotic Pomegranate Berry Medley Yogurt
Company: Johanna Foods Inc., Flemington, N.J.
Distribution: Northeast and Florida.
Suggested Retail: 89 cents per 6-ounce container.
Ingredients: Cultured pasteurized grade A nonfat milk, red raspberry puree, modified foodstarch, crystalline fructose, pomegranate juice concentrate, kosher gelatin, non-fat milk solids, natural flavors, aspartame, potassium sorbate (to maintain freshness), sodium benzoate (to maintain freshness), citric acid, Red 40. Contains active yogurt cultures L. bulgaricus, S. thermophilus, bifidobacterium, L. acidophilus and L. casei.
Nutrition Information: (1 container) Calories 90, fat calories 0, total fat 0g, saturated fat 0g, trans fat 0g, cholesterol 5mg, sodium 100mg, potassium 270mg, total carbohydrate 16g, dietary fiber 0g, sugars 11g, protein 6g, vitamin A 0 percent RDV, vitamin C 2 percent RDV, calcium 20 percent RDV, iron 0 percent RDV.
Varieties: Orange Crème.
More Details: Boasting zero fat and significant calcium content, these highly anticipated new selections provide more of the guilt-free flavor experience that La Yogurt lovers have come to expect.
Carvel® Hot Apple Crunch Sundae
Company: Carvel Ice Cream, Atlanta.
Distribution: Participating Carvel Ice Cream franchised stores in the United States and Puerto Rico.
Suggested Retail: $4.99 per sundae.
Ingredients: Cinnabon® Apple Pie Filling: Apples (apples, ascorbic acid, citric acid, salt), water, sugar, corn syrup, modified corn starch, Makara® cinnamon, salt, molasses, sodium benzoate (preservative), potassium sorbate (preservative), malic acid. Vanilla Ice Cream: Milk, skim milk, cream, sugar, egg yolks, mono and diglycerides, natural and artificial flavor, tetrasodium pyrophosphate, cellulose gum, guar gum, carageenan, polysorbate 65, polysorbate 80. Vanilla Crunch: Bleached wheat flour, sugar, vegetable shortening (partially hydrogenated oils: soybean, cottonseed), salt, baking soda, artificial flavor, soy lecithin, coconut oil, sugar, nonfat dry milk, soy lecithin (emulsifier). Caramel Topping: Corn syrup, sweetened condensed whole milk (condensed whole milk, sugar), sugar, water, cream, less than 2% of: salt, butter, disodium phosphate, natural flavors. Whipped Cream: Cream, milk, sugar, sorbitol, nonfat milk solids, artificial flavor, mono and diglycerides, carrageenan, polysorbate 80, mixed tocopherols (vitamin E) to protect flavor, propellant, nitrous oxide. Waffle Cone: Enriched bleached wheat flour (enriched with niacin, reduced iron, thiamin mononitrate, riboflavin, and folic acid), sugar, vegetable shortening (containing partially hydrogenated soybean and cottonseed oils), dextrose, whole egg solids, artificial flavor, maltodextrin, corn starch, soy lecithin, water.
Nutrition Information: (1 sundae) Calories 600, fat calories 190, total fat 21g, saturated fat 13g, trans fat 0g, cholesterol 85mg, sodium 850mg, total carbohydrate 96g, dietary fiber 1g, sugars 70g, protein 5g, vitamin A 15 percent RDV, vitamin C 90 percent RDV, calcium 15 percent RDV, iron 4 percent RDV.
Other Varieties: Hot Berry Crunch Sundae.
More Details: Carvel’s Hot Apple Crunch Sundae combines warm apples topped with caramel sauce and coated with Makara cinnamon, the signature spice used in the world-famous cinnamon rolls from Cinnabon Inc., Carvel’s sister company within FOCUS Brands.
NEW Product ticker
Category Number of Products
Milk121
Cheese442
Ice Cream and Frozen Novelties622
Yogurt and Probiotic Drinks204
Butter and Spreads36
Cream and Creamers54
Chilled Desserts50
Total Introductions*1,529
*Number of new products introduced in North America, January-October 2007.
SOURCE: Mintel's Global New Products Database

Ruggles® Caramel Honey Crunch Ice Cream
Company: Smith Dairy Products Co., Orrville, Ohio.
Distribution: Midwest.
Suggested Retail: $5.49 to $5.79 per 1.75-quart container.
Ingredients: Milk, cream, sugar, corn syrup, honey caramel (corn syrup, sugar, water, honey, evaporated milk, butter [cream, salt], partially hydrogenated soybean oil, nonfat dry milk, modified corn starch, pectin [pectin, dextrose, sodium citrate], salt, sodium citrate, caramel color, potassium sorbate [preservative], food acids [phosphoric, citric, malic, and tartaric acids]), granola (rolled oats, unenriched wheat flour, margarine [liquid soybean oil, partially hydrogenated soybean oil, water, salt, whey, soy lecithin (emulsifier), soy mono- and diglycerides, sodium benzoate (preservative), artificial butter flavor, beta carotene, vitamin A palmitate], brown sugar, sugar, natural and artificial flavors, sodium propionate [preservative], tbhq [antioxidant), almonds (almonds, cottonseed and/or partially hydrogenated soybean oil, salt), nonfat milk, whey, stabilizer (cellulose gum, mono- and diglycerides, guar gum, calcium sulfate, polysorbate 80, carrageenan), vanilla, artificial flavor.
Nutrition Information: (1/2 cup) Calories 170, fat calories 80, total fat 9g, saturated fat 4.5g, trans fat 0g, cholesterol 25mg, sodium 70mg, total carbohydrate 20g, dietary fiber 0g, sugars 13g, protein 3g, vitamin A 6 percent RDV, vitamin C 0 percent RDV, calcium 10 percent RDV, iron 0 percent RDV.
More Details: Ruggles Caramel Honey Crunch combines vanilla ice cream with a honey caramel swirl, granola clusters and almonds.