Azteca has launched its new No Preservative line of tortillas

Azteca has launched its new No Preservative line of tortillas

US refrigerated tortilla manufacturer Azteca Foods has launched a range of products to target consumers looking for healthier products.

The "healthier for you" assortment comprises four new preservative-free flour options of fajita, taco and burrito. It has also developed "mini-snack sizes". The full range is free-from artificial colours and flavours and high-fructose corn syrup.

"Our No Preservative tortillas are an exciting addition to our entire new platform of healthier for you products," said Azteca VP marketing and innovation Julie Nargang. "This paired with only the finest and freshest ingredients deliver the healthier benefits, without compromising the authenticity and delicious taste our customers have come to expect and demand from our brand."

The range also includes tortillas with added calcium and vitamin D, as well as organic and "low-carb" options.

The No Preservative tortilla line will be available at select grocery retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of US$1.99-$3.79.

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Azteca Foods, Inc., a pioneer in refrigerated tortillas, has announced the launch of its new product platform featuring a “healthier for you” assortment, anchored by four new No Preservative flour options. Available in July, the No Preservative flour tortillas come in fajita, taco and burrito sizes, and a new mini snack size which is perfect for portion control and kids snacking. All Azteca’s No Preservative flour options contain no high fructose corn syrup, artificial colors or flavors.

“Our No Preservative tortillas are an exciting addition to our entire new platform of healthier for you products”

The No Preservative tortillas are part of Azteca Foods’ commitment to providing healthier options for consumers. The new platform also includes tortillas with added Calcium and Vitamin D, a tortilla option made with Ultragrain® Whole Wheat Flour, Organic, Whole Wheat, Low Carb and more. All Azteca tortillas are refrigerated during every step of the process – from right out of the oven to the store – this commitment ensures the freshness that consumers depend on.

“Our No Preservative tortillas are an exciting addition to our entire new platform of healthier for you products,” said Azteca VP Marketing and Innovation Julie Nargang. “This paired with only the finest and freshest ingredients deliver the healthier benefits, without compromising the authenticity and delicious taste our customers have come to expect and demand from our brand.”

Azteca Foods has a proud history of introducing products that appeal to consumers' ever-changing needs while remaining true to their Mexican heritage that has been at the heart of the company’s success since 1969. The new No Preservative tortilla line will be available at select grocery retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $1.99-$3.79.

Original source: Azteca Foods