WHAT: Nature Valley™ Oats & Dark Chocolate Granola, from General Mills Foodservice, is the first bulk chocolate granola available in foodservice. Featuring whole grain oats, honey and dark chocolate, the new granola is a versatile ingredient for parfaits, smoothie bowls and snack mixes. It joins two other flavors of bulk granola from the #1 granola and bulk cereal brand, including Nature Valley™ Oats & Honey, and Nature Valley™ Oats & Fruit—now with 20 percent more fruit.
Nature Valley™ Oats & Dark Chocolate Granola
- Real ingredients
- No artificial flavors, colors or sweeteners
- Indulgent flavor
- 50-ounce package for ease
WHY: Bulk granola is a versatile ingredient that can be used across a foodservice operation to drive profit beyond cereal. In addition to three flavors of granola, General Mills offers recipe ideas and inspiration for creative new applications of granola in operations, as well as merchandising tools and support. And, for a limited time, operators that buy two cases of Nature Valley featured granolas will get two cases of Nature Valley Oats & Honey Granola for FREE plus a point-of-sale kit, including Nature Valley-branded parfait stickers, posters and more.
WHERE: For information on Nature Valley Oats & Granola, foodservice directors can contact their General Mills sales representative, call 1-800-243-5687 or visit www.generalmillscf.com.
About General Mills Convenience & Foodservice
The General Mills Convenience & Foodservice division serves the convenience, foodservice and bakery industries by providing quality products from time-trusted brands along with culinary, nutrition education and marketing resources to help operators succeed. Its distinguished brand portfolio includes Big G Cereals, Yoplait, Nature Valley, Gold Medal, Pillsbury, Chex Mix, Bugles, Gardetto’s and Annie’s. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, the division had fiscal 2018 net sales of $1.93 billion. For more information, please visit www.generalmillscf.com.
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CONTACT: Sarah Peterson
General Mills Convenience & Foodservice
1NPD SupplyTrack (Foodservice), 12 months ending 12/2018