NEWS WATCH: ALL NATURAL PITACHIPS ROLL OUT...MRS. RENFRO'S INTRODUCES SWEET HEAT...PACIFIC FOODS: NEW READY-TO-EAT GRAVIES

ALL NATURAL PITACHIPS ROLL OUTPita Products, makers of the Pita Snax brand, has announced the availability of PitaChips in grocery and natural food stores. PitaChips are baked, all-natural and come in five flavors that include White Cheddar, Jalapeno & Cheddar, Honey & Wheat, Sun Dried Tomato & Basil, and Sea Salt.They are made of 100% baked pita dough and contain no hydrogenated oils, saturated fat,

ALL NATURAL PITACHIPS ROLL OUT

Pita Products, makers of the Pita Snax brand, has announced the availability of PitaChips in grocery and natural food stores. PitaChips are baked, all-natural and come in five flavors that include White Cheddar, Jalapeno & Cheddar, Honey & Wheat, Sun Dried Tomato & Basil, and Sea Salt.

They are made of 100% baked pita dough and contain no hydrogenated oils, saturated fat, preservatives, cholesterol or added sugar (except Honey & Wheat). In comparison to other snack foods, PitaChips are low in carbohydrates, calories and fat. Customers will have the opportunity to purchase PitaChips in either the health or snack aisle. The new line has a shelf life of six months. PitaChips come in 1-ounce and 6-ounce sizes.

MRS. RENFRO'S INTRODUCES SWEET HEAT

FORT WORTH, Texas -- Responding to the ever-changing tastes of consumers and their growing interest in fruit salsas and hotter and spicier foods, Renfro Foods has introduced its newest variety of salsa: Raspberry Chipotle Salsa. The salsa is made with seedless raspberry puree and chipotle (smoked jalapeno) peppers. Every Mrs. Renfro's jar comes with a recipe right on the label for quick gourmet meal ideas.

Renfro's manufactures a variety of salsas, sauces and relishes, including 27 Mrs. Renfro's products distributed through supermarkets, gourmet food stores and gift shops in all 50 states, the Caribbean, Canada and Iceland.

PACIFIC FOODS: NEW READY-TO-EAT GRAVIES

TUALATIN, Ore. -- Pacific Foods has created ready-to-serve gravies made from all natural ingredients, which are available in three flavors: Natural Turkey, Natural Chicken and Natural Beef Flavored.

The 16-ounce gravies are packaged in aseptic containers that offer a long shelf life and convenient storage and use. The new gravies retail for about $2.39. Products are available nationwide in natural food stores and in the health food section of major supermarkets.