SMITHFIELD, VA. – Smithfield Foods Inc. has a new product line that makes snacking a part of the most important meal of the day. Power Bites are a bite-size breakfast of sausage, egg, and cheese that comes in portable packaging.

The new line arriving in stores this fall is available in three flavors:

  • Homestyle, made with pork sausage, eggs and cheddar cheese;
  • Western Style, featuring pork sausage, eggs, green and red bell peppers, onions, and cheddar cheese; and
  • Meat Lovers made with pork sausage, ham, eggs and cheddar cheese.

“Today’s ever-evolving environment continues to shape consumers’ eating habits, and now, more than ever, people want easy options and the ability to enjoy flavor-filled meals or snacks on their terms,” said Eric Gibson, director of marketing at Smithfield Foods. “With the new Power Bites, you get the taste and quality you’ve come to expect from Smithfield for any occasion at home or away. We’re proud to continue our commitment to provide products made with real ingredients and high in protein, all in the form of one tasty bite that can be ready in less than a minute.”

Smithfield Power Bites are fully cooked and require only 45 seconds in the microwave, the company said. Each 4 -z package comes with 17 to 19 grams of protein per serving and contains no MSG or artificial ingredients. Power Bites will be available in the refrigerated sections of major grocery retailers nationwide, including Walmart, Publix, BI-LO, Winn-Dixie and more retailers are coming soon.