Annies Pizza Poppers, Pizza Bagels hit Target stores

Annie's Pizza Poppers, Pizza Bagels hit Target stores

Natural and organic food maker Annie's has launched two lines of frozen pizza snacks in the US, Annie's pizza poppers and mini pizza bagels.

Each range consists of three flavours: uncured pepperoni; uncured pepperoni, sausage & cheese and three cheese.

Annie's said it is providing consumers with a "better-for-you" alternative to conventional frozen pizza snacks. The products contain no artificial flavours or synthetic colours and cheese is made from cows not treated with synthetic growth hormone rBST.

Products are available nationwide in Target Corp. stores with a suggested retail price of US$4.99. 

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Annie's® Brings Goodness To The Frozen Aisle With New Frozen Pizza Snacks

Annie's Pizza Poppers and Mini Pizza Bagels are delicious, bite-sized snacks with a big ingredient promise

BERKELEY, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Annie's, Inc. (NYSE: BNNY) launched new Pizza Poppers and Mini Pizza Bagels in the frozen aisle, providing consumers with a tasty and better-for-you alternative to conventional frozen pizza snacks. With no artificial flavors or synthetic colors, families can enjoy the delicious taste of pizza in bite-sized snacks and feel good about the ingredient list.

"Frozen pizza snacks are a classic snack that families love but, until now, have contained ingredients parents may not feel good about," said Amanda Steele, Senior Vice President of Marketing at Annie's. "Annie's new Pizza Poppers and Mini Pizza Bagels meet the needs of busy families looking for convenient and delicious hot snacks, made with wholesome and simple ingredients. Kids will love the taste; parents will love the ingredients."

Annie's Pizza Poppers and Mini Pizza Bagels are made with 100% Real Cheese from cows not treated with rBST*, provide 7-10g of protein per serving and contain no artificial flavors or colors. Both product lines offer three popular flavors, Uncured Pepperoni, Combination (Uncured Pepperoni, Sausage & Cheese) and Three Cheese, for a total of six varieties of great tasting pizza snacks.

Pizza Poppers
Annie's Pizza Poppers are bite-sized snacks filled with melted cheese and tomato sauce, wrapped in a golden crust. All three varieties provide 7g of protein per serving and are easy to make in the microwave or oven. Annie's Three Cheese Pizza Poppers feature a blend of Mozzarella, Parmesan and Romano cheeses with tomato sauce.  Annie's Uncured Pepperoni Pizza Poppers contain uncured pepperoni with no added nitrates or nitrites(+), tomato sauce and Mozzarella cheese. Combination Pizza Poppers contain Mozzarella cheese, tomato sauce, natural^ Italian sausage and uncured pepperoni with no added nitrates or nitrites(+).

Mini Pizza Bagels
Annie's Mini Pizza Bagels are made with whole grains, contain 10g of protein per serving and are easy to make in the microwave or oven. Annie's Three Cheese Mini Pizza Bagels feature a blend of Mozzarella, White Cheddar & Monterey Jack cheeses and are made with organic flour and tomatoes. Annie's Uncured Pepperoni Mini Pizza Bagels are made with uncured pepperoni with no added nitrates or nitrites(+), plus organic Mozzarella cheese, flour and tomatoes. Combination Mini Pizza Bagels are made with uncured pepperoni with no added nitrates or nitrites(+), natural^ Italian sausage, tomato sauce and Mozzarella cheese

Availability and Pricing
Part of Made to Matter, handpicked by Target, Annie's Frozen Pizza Poppers (SRP: $3.99/5oz) and Mini Pizza Bagels (SRP: $4.99/6.65oz) are currently available at Target stores nationwide.

Original source: Annie's