What’s On Shelves This Month

Welcome to Supermarket Sweep — a new monthly series focused on the latest and greatest snacks and innovations on shelves at grocery stores nationwide.

Kim Kornfeld
Jul 17, 2018 · 11 min read

July had shelves full of brand new ice cream flavors and concepts to keep customers cool throughout summer. Outside of ice cream, there are a ton of new soon-to-be hits on shelves like Saffron Road’s Crunchy Chickpeas (a personal favorite since I had a chance to try!).

Scroll on to see what’s catching eyes on shelves recently, and make sure you mark down those that deserve a spot in your shopping cart.

Saffron Road Crunchy Chickpeas ($4.49) — Crunchy chickpeas dipped in things like dark chocolate and salted caramel. Available in a 4.15-ounce package, the new flavors of Crunchy Chickpeas include: Dark Chocolate, Dark Chocolate Chai, Salted Caramel, and Honey Roasted. Available at Whole Foods nationwide.

Saffron Road

EPIC Performance ($2.29) — A brand new line of four cage-free, non-GMO egg white and nut protein bars that are made with six simple ingredients or less and absolutely no unspecified “natural flavors.” Available at Kroger, Target, Walmart and Whole Foods

Chipwich ($1.99-$4.99) — After a seven year hiatus, the Original Chipwich returns with premium vanilla ice cream sandwiched between two sweet, chewy chocolate chunk cookies and then rolled in crunchy, real chocolate chips — the signature detail that makes a Chipwich a Chipwich. Available at grocery and convenience stores throughout NYC, NJ, CT and MA.

Chipwich

Simple Mills Fine Ground Sea Salt Almond Flour Cracker Snack Pack ($5.99) — A cracker that delivers 3 grams of protein, less than 1 gram of sugar, and a good source of Vitamin E per serving. Available at Whole Foods nationwide.

Simple Mills

Hail Merry’s ($2.99)—Within two decadent flavors, salted brownie and cranberry almond, each bar is packed with 10 grams of sunflower protein and 18 grams of good fat from all-natural almond butter. The brand’s products are free from dairy, wheat, gluten, grains, soy, corn, and are all certified NON-GMO. Available at retailers nationwide.

Wholly Guacamole Snack Cups ($1.99-2.79)— These Snack Cups feature guacamole made from hand-scooped Hass avocados paired with crunchy tortilla rounds. Made with real, wholesome ingredients (and no preservatives), these new perfectly portioned Snack Cups are available in two flavors: Classic and Spicy, plus they’re gluten-free. Available at Walmart nationwide.

Wholly Guacamole

Super Snack Time’s Pizza in a Bag ($3.98)— A Keto and Paleo-friendly snack that packs all the pizza-y goodness of a single slice into one packable bag, at only 2g carbs per serving, plus 5g of protein. This crave-worthy line of Pepperoni Jerky is made in 3 flavors: Pepperoni Pizza Style, Supreme Pizza Style and Buffalo Pizza Style. Available at Walmart nationwide.

Super Snack Time

thinkThin Protein & Fiber Hot Oatmeal ($2.29) — thinkThin Protein & Probiotics Oatmeal is specially crafted with 1 billion CFUs of live probiotics to support overall wellness, 6 grams of fiber to help support digestion, plus the benefit of 10 grams of protein to help provide satiety and energy to start the day. The line of delicious oatmeal is also Non-GMO Project Verified, Gluten Free, Kosher, with no artificial flavors or sweeteners, all at 200 calories or less. The flavors to start are Cinnamon Almond with real cinnamon, sliced almonds and a hint of brown sugar, Maple Pecan with real maple syrup and pecan pieces, and Blueberry Harvest with sweet, whole blueberries. Available at Walmart nationwide with a larger rollout this summer.

thinkThin

Lipton Strawberry Watermelon and Mango Iced Herbal Tea ($3–3.50)— Perfect for refreshing summer moments, naturally caffeine-free and contain no artificial flavors or added sweeteners. The two flavors are available in 16-count boxes at retailers nationwide.

Lipton

Whisps Cheese Crisps ($3.99–15.99)— Two new flavors: Bacon BBQ and Tomato Basil are made with 100% real cheese, which makes them an excellent source of both calcium and protein. They’re also gluten free and fit into a Keto diet. Available at Sprouts, Publix, HEB and more.

Whisps

Annie’s Classic Cheddar Mac & Cheese ($$ varies) — The classic box has a new recipe with a cheesier taste and creamier sauce. There are no artificial flavors, synthetic colors or preservatives. The pasta is organic and the cheese is rBST-free. Available at retailers nationwide.

Annie’s

Lean Cuisine Butternut Squash Lasagna ($3.69)— A hearty and filling option — with 17 grams of protein — contains organic pasta, butternut squash, layers of goat cheese, spinach and warm spices that deliver unique flavor and texture with every bite. Available at retailers nationwide.

Lean Cuisine

COFFEE-MATE Natural Bliss ($5.29) — Made with all-natural, high quality and fully recognizable ingredients, this new cold brew comes in a convenient multi-serving bottle for consumers to enjoy a premium coffee house experience at home or at work all week long. Available at retailers nationwide.

COFFEE-MATE

Udi’s NEW Delicious Gluten Free Sliced Bread ($5.54 for 12oz, $8.99 for 24oz) — Bread should never be bland and Udi’s new Delicious Gluten Free Bread delivers on softer texture and full flavor in a way that no other gluten free bread can. Available at Whole Foods, Walmart, Target, Shop Rite and more.

Udi’s

Lundberg Baked Grain Bites ($3.49)— These snacks are light and airy, made from brown rice, sorghum and amaranth. They are offered in five flavors: Aged Parmesan — artisan crafted parmesan and a hint of creamy white cheddar, Garlic & Herb (Vegan) — flavorful herbs paired perfectly with garlic, Smoky Sweet BBQ (Vegan) — southwest kick with a bit of sweetness, Vanilla Chai (Vegan) — just the right amount of sweet + spice and White Cheddar & Jalapeño — cheesy and mildly spicy. Available at retailers nationwide.

Lundberg

Nasoya Toss’ables ($4.99)— The nation’s leading brand of tofu, introduces its newest innovation in plant-based protein convenience — Toss’ables. Pre-cubed, pre-marinated and baked to perfection, Toss’ables eliminate the intimidating prep tofu can require, making it easy to add tofu to salads, pastas, and more. Available in two flavors, Balsamic Vinaigrette and Garlic & Herb, Toss’ables can be found in the produce aisle and are Certified Vegan, Certified Organic, Gluten-Free, and Non-GMO Project Verified. Available at retailers nationwide.

Nasoya

Snow Monkey ($4.89)— A vegan, paleo, plant-based superfood ice treat that is packed with protein, antioxidants, and fiber. Currently offers five flavors — Cacao, Goji Berry, Cinnamon, Passionfruit and Matcha Green Tea. Available at retailers nationwide.

Snow Monkey

KIND Kids ($3.99/box)— A healthier take on the beloved chewy granola bar with 25% less sugar than the leading kids granola bar. Contains no artificial ingredients, and provides ½ serving of whole grains. Available at Target and Walmart.

KIND

Daiya Duets ($2.49) — Daiya Duets elevate snack time with a new velvety yogurt alternative base made from coconut cream, paired with delicious toppings. Daiya Duets are a good source of calcium and contain 5–6 grams of plant-based protein per serving. They are available in four fun flavors, including Chocolate Coconut, Key Lime Crumble, Cranberry Harvest, and Salted Caramel Crunch. Available at retailers nationwide.

Daiya

Daiya Coconut Non-Dairy Frozen Desserts ($5.99) — Creamy, smooth and rich, Daiya Non-Dairy Frozen Desserts are offered in four varieties and feature premium ingredients such as semisweet chocolate, fair trade dark chocolate, real vanilla extract and 100% Arabica coffee. Available in four flavors: Chocolate Fudge Crunch, Classic Vanilla Bean, Caramel Swirl and Espresso Coffee. Available at retailers nationwide.

Daiya

gimMe ($1.99) — An organic seaweed snack brand featuring a tasty lineup of chips, wafers, and wraps. Available at Whole Foods, Target, Bristol Farms, and Albertson’s.

gimMe

Kidfresh ($3.99) — Frozen snacks for kids featuring tater tots and other staples with hidden vegetables and natural ingredients. Available at Ralphs, Target, Whole Foods, Kroger, and Walmart.

Kidfresh

FODY ($24.99/12 pack) — Delicious Vegan/Guten-Free/ Low FODMAP Snack Bars and Trail Mix. Available at 100 Hy-Vee Market locations throughout the eight-state region in the Midwest.

FODY

KPOP Sauce ($9.99) —A gochujang (Korean chili paste) sauce in a squeezable bottle based on a 70-year-old family secret. Sweet and tangy — with a kick — KPOP Sauce pairs well on anything from eggs, BBQ ribs, and even cucumbers! Use like hot sauce, bbq marinade, and ketchup. Available at retailers nationwide.

KPOP

Hostess Bakery Petites ($$ varies) —Made with ingredients such as real chocolate, real vanilla, and real raspberries. No artificial flavors or colors and no high fructose corn syrup. Hostess is the first brand to bring resealable, stand-up pouches to the sweet baked goods aisle. Comes in the following varieties:

  • Bakery Petites™ cake delights™ Crème filled cake balls, in both double chocolate and white fudge vanilla, feature soft cake with rich creamy filling dipped in a delicious fudge coating and topped with sprinkles.
  • Bakery Petites™ brownie delights™ Poppable, indulgent mini fudge brownies in both chocolate chunk and chocolate raspberry.
  • Bakery Petites™ crispi thins™ The first thin and crispy cookie to hit the sweet baked goods aisle in both fudge blondie and chocolate brownie.

Available at retailers nationwide.

Hostess

BOOMCHICKAPOP White Cheddar Snack Bags ($4.99) — Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP products are made with real, simple ingredients — and they’re also guilt- and gluten-free. White Cheddar was always a beloved Angies flavor, so they decided to put it into an easy and convenient pre-portioned snack bags. Available at retailers nationwide.

BOOMCHICKAPOP

4505 Cracklins ($4.99)— A close, “baconier” cousin of chicharrones, these porkalicious curly qs are kettle-fried pork skins with an unbelievable crunch. Packed with protein (7g/serving), Cracklins contain a short list of clean ingredients and 0 carbs. Cracklins make for the perfect potato chip replacement and are gluten-free, keto and paleo friendly. Available at Whole Foods nationwide.

4505 Cracklins

Activia Dailies ($5.19/8 pack) — New line of small, quick and low-fat probiotic yogurt drinks specifically formulated to provide a digestive health benefit. Packed with Activia’s billions of live and active probiotics, but in a much smaller serving size, Activia Dailies are a super convenient way to add good bacteria to your daily routine. Available at ShopRite, Giant and other retailers nationwide.

Activia

Hälsa ($2.99) — Just launching — a new plant-based yogurt drink, or “oatgurt,” made with high quality protein-packed oats from the beautiful fields of Scandinavia. Non-dairy and with a 100% clean ingredient profile, Hälsa (Swedish for health) drinks are now hitting supermarkets and health food stores across the country. Available at retailers nationwide.

Halsa

Dippin’ Dots Cereal ($3.64)— Your favorite ice cream sundae has been transformed into Banana Split Dippin’ Dots Cereal. A yummy combination of chocolate, strawberry, and banana flavors, along with a crunchy, creamy banana spilt flavored cluster. Available at Walmart nationwide.

Dippin’ Dots

Donsuemor Pumpkin Spice Madeleine — A seashell-shaped cake, buttery and spiced with the flavors of pumpkin pie; cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and clove. Every batch contains European-style butter, cane sugar and fresh eggs. The products are certified kosher and have no preservatives or artificial flavors. Arriving on retailers’ shelves in early Sept. through late Dec.

Donsuemor

Kodiak Cakes Oatmeal Unleashed Cups ($2.25) — Released in four flavors — Chocolate Chip, Maple & Brown Sugar, Caramel, and Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip, this pantry staple is made iwth whole grains and packed with 14 grams of protein. Available at Target, HEB, and Publix.

Kodiak Cakes

Kodiak Cakes Chocolate Chip Power Cakes ($5.50) — The brand is known for its protein-rich whole grain Flapjack & Waffle mixes and now released a new flavor — Chocolate Chip. The mix contains chocolate chips sprinkled throughout and 14 grams of protein per serving. Available at Target, HEB, and Publix.

Kodiak Cakes

Just Cookie Dough ($1.99/single serve & $5.99–6.99 /14oz jar)— Edible cookie dough that is egg-free, dairy-free, non-GMO and contains no artificial flavors or high-fructose corn syrup. Available in three delicious flavors including Chocolate Chip, Birthday Cake and Chocolate mint. It can be enjoyed raw straight from the jar or baked into delicious recipes. Available at Sprouts and Publix starting this month.

Just Cookie Dough

Totino’s Mini Snack Bites ($3.99) —Brings the savory, melt-in-your-mouth big flavor and crispy golden crust of Totino’s Pizza Rolls to a bite-sized snack. Available in two flavors: Pizza and Combination. Available at retailers nationwide.

Totino’s

Old El Paso has just launched two new products, its new Mini Tortilla Bowl Kits ($3.59) and Crispy Flour Taco Shells ($2.80). Available at retailers nationwide.

Old El Paso

Nature Valley Granola Bites ($4.49) — These snacks are a snack made with wholesome ingredients and are sold in convenient, re-sealable pouches that are easy to store at work, at home or on-the-go. Contains no artificial flavors, colors, and sweeteners, and no corn syrup. Available at retailers nationwide.

Nature Valley

Kumana Avocado Sauce ($7.99) —This full-bodied sauce can be paired with just about anything. Perfect for tacos, eggs, grilled proteins, veggies, salads, and even can be mixed with sour cream for a fresh take on a spicy dip. The best thing of all is that their sauces are plant based, gluten-free, and Non-GMO- making for the perfect guilt-free option without sacrificing flavor. Available at select Safeway and Albertsons nationwide.

Supermarket Sweep

Welcome to Supermarket Sweep - a monthly series focused on…

Supermarket Sweep

Welcome to Supermarket Sweep - a monthly series focused on the latest and greatest snacks and innovations on shelves at retailers nationwide.

Kim Kornfeld

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Dog lover & food fanatic living in NY. Get in touch: kimswrites@gmail.com

Supermarket Sweep

Welcome to Supermarket Sweep - a monthly series focused on the latest and greatest snacks and innovations on shelves at retailers nationwide.