Hershey Introduces Brookside Fruit & Nut Bars
Brookside expands portfolio with new product featuring wholesome ingredients, real fruit pieces and dark chocolate
Building on the success of Brookside Dark Chocolates, Hershey introduced Brookside Fruit & Nut Bars, made with wholesome ingredients including whole roasted almonds, real fruit pieces and Brookside dark chocolate.
“People love to snack throughout the day and want a broader range of wholesome options,” said Tony Tyree, Vice President, Snacks & Grocery for The Hershey Company. “They also want to know what’s in their food, how it’s made and where the ingredients come from. Inspired by our consumers’ wholesome snacking preferences, we’ve developed Brookside Fruit & Nut bars which are crafted from simpler ingredients to create an extraordinarily delicious eating experience that can be enjoyed at any time of day.”
In addition to its wholesome ingredients, Brookside Fruit & Nut Bars are gluten free, contain no artificial flavors, are a good source of fiber, a good source of antioxidant vitamins A, C, and E, made with real fruit, and are low in sodium, cholesterol free, and have zero grams of trans-fat.
Packaging for Brookside Fruit & Nut Bars furthers the promise of transparency, boasting a clear packaging window through which consumers can see the texture and ingredients of this latest snacking innovation.
Brookside Fruit & Nut Bars come in three delicious varieties:
- Brookside Fruit & Nut Cranberry with Blackberry Flavor
- Brookside Fruit & Nut Cherry with Pomegranate Flavor
- Brookside Fruit & Nut Blueberry with Acai Flavor
Each variety will be available in a 1.4-oz. bar (SRP $1.69), while the Brookside Fruit & Nut Cranberry with Blackberry Flavor and Brookside Fruit & Nut Cherry with Pomegranate Flavor are also available in a four-count multipack (SRP $4.99). All three varieties are available in select club stores nationwide and will be found in the wholesome snack bar aisle at select retailers beginning in August.