Sweet and savory snacks sales continue to grow for the past couple of years. Americans are busier than ever at the same time that the perception of snacking is changing. Instead of associating it with sitting on the couch downing a bag of chips and a soda while watching the game, snacking is considered healthy, a pre-workout necessity, and crucial to keeping the metabolism boosted. Whether your customers prefer sweet treats or some more savory snacks, Mister Snacks can help. Sweeten your snack line-up with these best sellers.
5 Snack best-Sellers
1. Spicy, ethnic flavors
Consumers love to test exotic, global flavors more than ever. Hummus chips are a great example. They’re made from chickpeas and treated with Mediterranean and Middle Eastern seasonings. There’s also a boost in Hispanic and Asian flavors, such as Mister Snacks favorites: Wasabi Mix. Wasabi Green Peas, and Oriental Party Mix. We also flavors like Cajun Snack Mix and Dragon Mix
2. Healthier ingredients
More and more, snacking is associated with a healthy lifestyle and manufacturers are responding with healthier, whole, and all-natural ingredients. And consumers still want goof flavors! Which is why Mister Snacks trail mixes are doing so well—they’re naturally sweetened with dried fruits. Antioxidant Berry Mix, for example, features dried berries and tiny crackers made from ancient grains. And many others, including Health mix, Blueberry Health, Very Berry Granola Mix, Walnut Raisin Mix, Energy Mix, and Finally Natural, boast a variety of nuts. Nut, like almonds, peanuts, walnuts, and cashews are full of both protein and fiber, energizing you through a long day and keeping you full longer.
3. Sweet/hear and hot/spicy
Smoked and burnt flavors, spinning right out of a barbecue smoker, are increasingly popular, too. Barbecue chips and flavored almonds have always been popular in American markets, but now we can add Louisiana Lightnin’, a mix of hot Cajun sesame sticks, corn sticks, roasted peanuts, Oriental chili crackers, and cheddar cheese sesame sticks. Or Kansas City BBQ, which has BBQ corn sticks, corn nuggets, BBQ pretzel pieces, and honey roasted peanuts—a nice balance of sweet, salty, and smoky!
4. New trends
Consumers are slways looking to try something new, as seen by the advent of popcorn chips, nut flour crackers, and vegetarian jerky. Mister Snacks meets demand for newfangled cravings with Buffalo Wing Nuts, Sriracha Cashews (and Peanuts and Nut Mix), Smoky Cheddar Crunch, Strawberry Honey Crunch.
5. Taste is superior
Though Americans are concerned about wellness and diet, they always seem to prioritize flavor over health when they choose snacks. Some great examples of tasty flavor combinations that always fly off the shelves include Butter Toffee Peanuts, Honey Mustard Crunch, Honey Roasted Sesame Nut Mix, Peanut Butter Pretzels, Pepper & Cheese Pub Mix, Cheese Peanut Butter Blast, Cinnamon Apple Pie, Honey Apple Crunch
Sweet up your sales!
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