WALNUT CREEK, CALIF. — Del Monte Foods, Inc., has launched a new snacking innovation, Del Monte Fruit Infusions, expanding the brand's presence in the produce refrigerated aisle.
The new line of products incorporates fruit chunks infused with antioxidants. The snacks aim to offer a smart and convenient snacking solution for those returning to their busy lives, according to the company.
According to a 2021 survey by the International Food Information Council, 1 in 5 Americans actively seek health benefits from foods, with energy, digestive health, and immune function being among the top motives. In response, Del Monte Foods created Fruit Infusions for adults who seek additional benefits in their everyday snacks.
Del Monte Fruit Infusions come in four flavors, each with a full serving of fruit and unique ingredients to support different nutritional needs, like healthy digestion, hydration, energy, and antioxidant support. This product is made with real fruit juice and does not contain added sugar, artificial sweeteners, artificial flavors, artificial certified colors, preservatives, or GMO ingredients.
"We understand that nourishing and delicious snacks are important to consumers, which is why we're constantly innovating new products in this category," said Bibie Wu, chief marketing officer, Del Monte Foods. "Del Monte Fruit Infusions offer on trend flavor variety and the benefits of real fruit and added vitamins and antioxidants. Perfect for those looking for a pick me up that can still fit within a healthy lifestyle."
Del Monte Fruit Infusions are available in:
- GUT LOVE: Pineapple in pineapple ginger-flavored juice with turmeric and prebiotics
- BOOST ME: Mangos and pineapple in mango and dragon fruit-flavored juice with vitamin C and coffee extract
- GLOW ON: Peaches in passionfruit guava flavored juice with aloe juice and coconut water
- STAY WELL: Grapefruit in pomegranate flavored juice with vitamin C and elderberry extract
The new product is available at major national retailers like Walmart, Kroger, and Jewel with a suggested price of $1.69.