Pennsauken, N.J.-based J&J Snack Foods Corp. said it introduced Minute Maid 100% juice sticks. The frozen novelties are available in two variety packs, each featuring classic Minute Maid flavors. Each 1.65-fluid ounce stick contains 25 calories and 5 grams of sugar and is free from many common allergens, including peanuts, tree nuts, dairy, egg, gluten and soy. The novelties also contain no sweetener.

"We are thrilled to expand our more than two-decades long partnership with Minute Maid by adding these 100% juice sticks to our frozen novelty portfolio," said Alissa Davis, vice president of marketing for J&J Snacks Foods. "We know consumers today are looking for great-tasting and convenient frozen novelties from brands they trust, which makes this product a perfect addition to our Minute Maid lineup."

Minute Maid 100% juice sticks are available in the frozen dessert section of retailers nationwide; they have a suggested retail price of $3.99-$4.99. The offerings come in two 16-count options: Original juice sticks comprising Orange, Cherry and Grape flavors, and Tropical juice sticks comprising Fruit Punch, Berry Punch and Tropical Punch flavors, J&J Snack Foods said.