The Pioneers in Cheese-free Cheese Introduce Convenient and Portable Spread & Dip Minis for the Foodservice Industry
North Kingstown, RI — Feb. 24, 2015 — GO Veggie!, the first and finest makers of cheese-free cheese for more than 30 years, today introduced new GO Veggie! Vegan Spread & Dip Minis for the foodservice industry. Expanding on their popular line of vegan products, the new GO Veggie! Minis are the only vegan, plant-based substitute for traditional spreads and dips.
More than 108 million Americas are choosing special diets for healthier ingredients, better nutrition, to avoid food allergens and lifestyle choices. GO Veggie!’s blissful cheese-free cheese Minis are plant-based (made with healthy coconut), vegan/dairy free, only 100 calories, no cholesterol, non-GMO, kosher/pareve and gluten free.
“Our vegan cream cheese spreads have been winning awards for taste and texture since we launched the line in 2013. We know snacking is a huge trend and with new GO Veggie! Minis, we’re able to offer our consumers a quick and easy, portable solution for snacking on the go,” said Whitney Velasco-Aznar, Vice President of Marketing, GO Veggie! “On top of that, GO Veggie! Minis are only 100 calories, portion controlled with rich, creamy flavor and spreadability. Perfect for spreading on bagels, sandwiches and wraps, or dipping with veggies and chips.”
Available March 1 for sell-in, GO Veggie! Minis come in two flavors, Classic Plain and Chive & Garlic. The 1.3 oz. serving size has a MSRP of $0.99. Also available in outlets beyond retail including colleges & universities, businesses and institutions, the Minis will be included in the brand’s ongoing marketing efforts.
About GO Veggie!®
Founded more than 30 years ago, Galaxy Nutritional Foods remains America’s leading provider of great tasting cheese free products. Today, under Galaxy’s new brand GO Veggie!, the company continues to innovate and offer consumers with food sensitivities or seeking healthier alternatives more cheese free choices. Across its product portfolio – Dairy Free, Lactose Free and Lactose & Soy Free – GO Veggie! offers 52 products across the United States and Canada including shreds, slices, blocks, grated topping and dairy free cream cheese in a range of flavors. GO Veggie! Lactose Free (green packaging) and GO Veggie! Dairy Free (purple packaging) can be found in the produce section of grocery stores nationwide. GO Veggie! Dairy Free and GO Veggie! Lactose & Soy Free (blue packaging) are available in natural food stores nationwide. For more information: visit: www.GOVeggieFoods.com.