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Accordingly, caveman produces a line of paleo foundation-certified meat bars in three trending flavors: maple pork (uncured bacon), sriracha chicken and sweet and smoky turkey. The company makes other protein bars that feature almonds and estenosis lumbar tratamiento sometimes also cashews or walnuts, egg whites, various seeds (such as sunflower, pumpkin and sesame), and dried fruit, as well as a new line that contains collagen, a functional ingredient said to help combat age-related skin and muscle deterioration.

“there has been a lot of innovation for us this estenosis lumbar tratamiento year,” levy says, noting that the caveman has rolled out seven new bar estenosis lumbar tratamiento skus so far in 2019: grain free raisin cinnamon, blueberry almond, and coconut cashew granola bars; collagen chocolate chip and chocolate walnut bars; and protein chocolate almond butter and double dark chocolate bars.

Likewise lifestyle-focused but taking a different approach, chicago-headquartered zenb US recently debuted its zenb veggie sticks, which are plant-based nutrition bars. The company’s name comes from the japanese word “zenbu,” meaning “whole.” zenb has a sustainability and wellness mission and is dedicated estenosis lumbar tratamiento to reducing food waste.

Zenb uses whole vegetables in its bars, including parts that are normally thrown away—such as corn with the cob, beets with the peel and red bell peppers with the estenosis lumbar tratamiento stem and seeds. The company emphasizes that its products contain all-organic ingredients and are gluten-free, non-GMO and devoid of artificial flavors, colors and preservatives.

“we are committed to reclaiming the real flavor of food estenosis lumbar tratamiento and creating sustainably sourced products,” said christiane paul, chief marketing officer of zenb US. Consumers can buy the corn stick, red bell pepper stick and beet stick skus online in estenosis lumbar tratamiento 100% recyclable boxes of six, nine or 18 bars. Whether a variety pack or containing just one type of estenosis lumbar tratamiento bar, these boxes can be purchased individually or as part of estenosis lumbar tratamiento a subscription.

“consumers around the world are making a conscious effort to estenosis lumbar tratamiento live cleaner, healthier lifestyles and are incorporating more natural plant-based ingredients into their diet,” notes jeff smith, director of marketing for blue diamond almonds global ingredients division, sacramento, calif. Globally, products making plant-based claims increased 62% from 2013 to 2017, he says, citing data from innova market insights. In the U.S., 30% of adults are attempting to switch to a more plant-based diet. Fruits, nuts and seeds

Indeed, according to research commissioned from innova by the almond board estenosis lumbar tratamiento of california, 26% of bars produced in north america contain almonds, making almonds food processors’ top-selected bar ingredient. “at blue diamond, we certainly see this trend playing out with our own estenosis lumbar tratamiento manufacturing partners, who are formulating bars with almonds in a variety of estenosis lumbar tratamiento forms, including with our almond protein powder.”

Blue diamond’s almond protein powder, a new ingredient, is most often used as part of a protein blend, which may be incorporated as part of a filling or estenosis lumbar tratamiento binder in a bar formulation, according to smith. “the ingredient has been shown to be compatible with other estenosis lumbar tratamiento complementary proteins, including both plant-based and dairy sources, to create products with complete amino acid profiles for optimal estenosis lumbar tratamiento product development,” he says.

In addition, almond protein powder can be combined with other almond ingredients, such as whole and split almonds, in nutrition or snack bars in which satiety and texture estenosis lumbar tratamiento play a significant role in consumer consumers’ purchase decisions, smith says.

Seeds also are rising in popularity. At the recent school nutrition assn. Annual meeting in st. Louis, boston “urban bakery” 88 acres showcased blueberry muffin seed & grain bar, identified as “free from the top eight allergens” plus non-GMO. The label claims 32g of whole grains and includes some estenosis lumbar tratamiento interesting trivia: “blueberries were originally called ‘star berries’ because of the five points on their blossoms.”

Blueberries have landed in an array of innovative bar concepts, including in ways that may not have been considered possible estenosis lumbar tratamiento a few years ago. The U.S. Highbush blueberry council noted they come in such formats as estenosis lumbar tratamiento infused (fruit juice or sugar), non-infused dried, micro dried, freeze dried, powder, fiber, concentrate (65 brix), single strength puree and/or puree concentrate. Highbush blueberries are available whole, in small pieces, flakes and powders. Formula for success

“much of the recent growth in the bar category has estenosis lumbar tratamiento been driven by consumer interest in protein-enhanced and functional nutrition bars,” smith points out. He notes that the market research firm research and markets estenosis lumbar tratamiento predicts the global protein bar market will grow by 8% annually through 2021.

The enormous investment potential of this category was made evident estenosis lumbar tratamiento when kellogg co. Purchased chicago-based rxbar in 2018 for $600 million. Founded in 2013 by young entrepreneurs peter rahal and jared estenosis lumbar tratamiento smith, rxbar has earned tremendous success with its clean label, high-protein performance bar, known by the clever list of ingredients on its packaging: “3 egg whites, 6 almonds, 4 cashews, 2 dates, no B.S.”

Like any number of snack food startups today, rxbar began with experimentation in a home kitchen. With production operations in the basement of rahal’s parents’ suburban home, the founders tried different combinations of ingredients before deciding on estenosis lumbar tratamiento the winning formula.

“they would make hundreds of bars at a time and estenosis lumbar tratamiento then hit the streets and start giving them to people,” explains victor lee, rxbar’s chief marketing officer. “they were using the traditional method of gleaning consumer insights: put the product in consumers’ hands and get their feedback, make tweaks, redo [the production of the product] and hit the streets again. It was a classic entrepreneurial story.”

The company initially focused on selling the performance bars through estenosis lumbar tratamiento crossfit gyms around the country, as the founders were involved in that fitness craze, while also selling the bars via the rxbar website and estenosis lumbar tratamiento promoting them through social media.

Serendipitously, rxbar launched at a time when the paleo diet was estenosis lumbar tratamiento gaining momentum. In addition, melissa hartwig, creator of the popular whole30 diet, deemed the bars whole30-compliant. “this really helped push our brand and our product into estenosis lumbar tratamiento the mainstream,” lee says.

The brand recently added three new flavors: lemon, banana walnut, and chocolate cherry. “the flavors are based on what consumers told us they estenosis lumbar tratamiento wanted,” lee says, noting that the chocolate cherry bar, in particular, was developed as an indulgent bar rather than a typical estenosis lumbar tratamiento protein bar to be consumed before or after workouts. Taking action

Caffeinated energy bars that are also healthful constitute another category estenosis lumbar tratamiento segment with considerable growth potential, according to recent yale university graduate bennett byerley. He co-founded verb energy co. With matt czarnecki and andré monteiro while the three were estenosis lumbar tratamiento undergraduates at yale. Now based in boston, the company takes its name from the part of speech estenosis lumbar tratamiento that signifies action.

Verb energy currently makes one product, caffeinated energy bites, in three flavors: maple blueberry, salted peanut butter and simply cocoa. “we wanted to craft flavors that were twists on classic estenosis lumbar tratamiento bar flavors but more nuanced,” byerley says.

The inspiration occurred when czarnecki walked out of a coffee estenosis lumbar tratamiento shop one evening having paid too much for coffee and estenosis lumbar tratamiento a granola bar. “he thought, ‘why can’t we make something that is healthier and delicious and estenosis lumbar tratamiento gives you an energy boost?’ ” byerley relates.

The three friends got together to brainstorm and experiment with estenosis lumbar tratamiento recipes. They decided on a bar because it’s convenient and green tea for the caffeine. “green tea has an amino acid called L-theanine, which helps to calm the body and reduce the jittery estenosis lumbar tratamiento effects of caffeine,” byerley notes.

The bars are sold entirely from the company’s website. Customers can order a three-bar trial, one of each flavor, or purchase a bag of 12 bars in a single estenosis lumbar tratamiento flavor. Verb energy offers a 10% discount to customers who pay for a monthly subscription service.

“customers will receive a reminder text from us two days estenosis lumbar tratamiento before their order is renewed each month, and they can text us back to change flavors or estenosis lumbar tratamiento change quantities,” byerley says. This texting helps give verb energy “a personal connection” with its customers, he adds.

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