Archive for the ‘General Topics’ Category

Pre Rosh Hashana Ruminations

When we were kids (it was a long time ago), September meant the end of summer.  It also meant the start of a new school year.  The start of a new school year meant new clothes.  New clothes meant that on the first day of school, you immediately fell into one of two different groups- […]

Posted on September 20, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Holidays

Herr’s Old Bay Potato Chips (OU)

Herr’s Old Bay Hot Potato Chips Herr’s latest offering combines Old Bay Hot seasoning with its classic potato chips. According to Herr’s, it is the only company that provides authentic Old Bay seasoning on potato chips. Herr’s also offers Old Bay Cheese Balls and Old Bay Kettle Chips. Herr’s Old Bay Hot Potato Chips have […]

Posted on September 19, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Kind Fruit Bites (OU)

PRESS RELEASE In a move consistent with its 13-year history of reinventing categories, KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND) entered the fruit snacks category with the release of KIND Fruit Bites. The product line, which contains only fruit and no added sugar, is poised to disrupt a category that, despite its name, has traditionally over-indexed on snacks […]

Posted on September 15, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, In the Home, Kosher Desserts, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Pamela’s Gluten Free Dry Pasta (OU)

PRESS RELEASE Pamela’s Gluten-Free Dry Pastas They come in 4 varieties Offering “exceptional taste and texture,” as well as 8 grams of pea protein per serving, Ukiah, Calif.-based Pamela’s Products has entered the pasta category with its gluten-free expertise. The pasta is made from white rice and sprouted brown rice flour, and is non-GMO and USDA […]

Posted on September 14, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, In the Home, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Star Trek Beer

PRESS RELEASE Shmaltz Brewing Star Trek Symbiosis Hoppy wheat ale is a Collector’s Edition release. Shmaltz Brewing Co. headed to Comic-Con International with a unique Collector’s Edition release. The new brew, Star Trek Symbiosis, commemorates the 30th Anniversary of “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” It is a hoppy wheat ale that’s available in four-packs to retail […]

Posted on September 13, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher New Products

New Twix Varieties For Your Candy Delictation

PRESS RELEASE New Twix Varieties Twix Dark and Twix White among brand’s new permanent offerings. Mars Chocolate North America’s Twix brand is giving consumers more ways to enjoy the classic sweet treat, including Twix Dark, Twix White, and Twix Peanut Butter. They will all be joining original caramel Twix on store shelves by the end of 2017. Twix […]

Posted on September 12, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, In the Home, Kosher Desserts, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Kevita Master Brew Kombucha (OK kosher)

PRESS RELEASE KeVita Expands Master Brew Kombucha Line New varieties include Blueberry Basil and Roots Beer KeVita, a manufacturer of fermented probiotic and kombucha beverages, announced the addition of two new flavors to its Master Brew Kombucha line: Blueberry Basil and Roots Beer. The new flavors join KeVita’s portfolio of effervescent drinks. Taking cues from […]

Posted on September 11, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher New Products, Kosher News

Kosher Today Says Meal Mart Makes The Best Hot Dogs (We totally disagree)

FROM KOSHER TODAY (AUGUST 21, 2017) The Kosher Hot Dog War Takes Center Stage this Summer Brooklyn – So who manufactures the best glatt kosher hot dog? If you’ve been watching the full page ads in some of the Jewish publications, it would be Meal Mart, hands down. The summer of 2017 will be remembered […]

Posted on September 8, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News

Kosher Companies Look for Other Private Label Manufacturers

FROM KOSHER TODAY (AUGUST 21, 2017) Kosher Companies Scramble for Manufacturers after Manischewitz Closures Newark, NJ – It was perhaps one of the best kept secrets in the kosher food industry. The Manischewitz Co. was producing products from a significant number of competing brands, ranging from Matzoh to Tam Tam crackers. In fact, said one […]

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert, Kosher News

Pereg Raw Bars

Press Release    Pereg Raw Bars are the newest healthy alternative to candy bars. With no refined sugar or corn syrup, they satisfy the sweet tooth with only simple, nutritious, organic ingredients, and pack wholesome energy into eight combinations. “Consumers are trending toward the mantra ‘don’t eat anything you can’t pronounce,’” says Gill Schneider, CEO, Pereg […]

Posted on September 5, 2017 at 12:02 am by Rabbi Jeffrey Rappoport · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health, Kosher Kitchen, Kosher New Products, Kosher News