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64 Convenient Snacking Innovations

From Protein-Packed Muffins to Appetizer-Sized Pizzas

— July 6, 2016 — Lifestyle
These convenient snacking innovations range from appetizer-sized pizzas to grass-fed jerky bites that are infused with exotic flavors like watermelon, coffee and spiced banana. Despite of its past negative connotations, beef jerky has since transformed into an artisanal snack that caters to varying tastes -- from protein-backed bison meat sticks that will warm the hearts of serious carnivores to plant-based coconut jerky snacks that are a sustainable alternative to meat-based options.

When looking at iconic snacks like potato chips and cookies, sugary and sodium-filled indulgences are being replaced by more health-conscious options. These include nutritionally complete cookies that are protein-filled along with a myriad of vegetable chip varieties and crunchy bites that are made from greens like lettuce, spinach and kale.

Additionally, examples of drinkable nourishment round off this convenient snacking cluster, appealing to active consumers who seek nutrition while on the go.
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Nutrient-Dense Brownies
Nutrient-Dense Brownies
These Single-Serve Protein Brownies are Ideal for Refueling on the Go
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63
Meatless Pepperoni Pizza Pockets
Meatless Pepperoni Pizza Pockets
Gardein's Kosher Pizza Pockets Are Free of Meat and GMOs
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62
Appetizer-Sized Pizzas
Appetizer-Sized Pizzas
DiGiorno's New Artisan Style Melts are Meant for Snacking
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61
Satiating Yogurt Smoothies
Satiating Yogurt Smoothies
LALA's 'Healthies Curb Yogurt Smoothies' Fight Hunger on the Go
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60
GMO-Free Chocolate Candies
GMO-Free Chocolate Candies
These Candy-Coated Chocolates are Made from All-Natural Ingredients
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59
Bite-Sized Quinoa Snacks
Bite-Sized Quinoa Snacks
The Quinoa Clusters from I Heart Keenwah Provide a Source of Protein
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58
Two-In-One Protein Snacks
Two-In-One Protein Snacks
This Tanka Trail Mix Snack is Combined with Turkey and Buffalo Jerky
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57
Meaty Trail Mix Snacks
Meaty Trail Mix Snacks
EPIC's Hunt & Harvest Mixes Add a Protein Kick to Fruit and Nuts
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56
Thick Bacon Snack Packs
Thick Bacon Snack Packs
Jack Link's Small Batch Maple Bacon Jerky is Savory and Sweet
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55
Frozen Gluten-Free Sandwiches
Frozen Gluten-Free Sandwiches
These Stuffed Sandwiches are a Convenient Gluten-Free Snack Option
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54
Dehydrated Apple Chips
Dehydrated Apple Chips
These Fruit Slices Provide a Healthy Alternative to Baked and Fried Chips
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53
Organic Wheat Cheese Crackers
Organic Wheat Cheese Crackers
These Popular Fish-Shaped Crackers are Now Made with Organic Wheat
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52
Carnivore-Friendly Gift Boxes
Carnivore-Friendly Gift Boxes
This Service Allows Consumers to Send Boxes of Beef or Bacon Jerky
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Nutritionally Complete Cookies
Nutritionally Complete Cookies
Lenny & Larry's Cookies Nourish Without Eggs, Dairy or Soy
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50
Kid-Friendly Nutritional Shakes
Kid-Friendly Nutritional Shakes
This Drink Combines Coconut Water, Milk and Fruit Purees
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49
Savory Granola Bars
Savory Granola Bars
The 'Sola Bars' Line-Up Includes Unconventional Flavor Combinations
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48
Coffee-Flavored Jerky Snacks
Coffee-Flavored Jerky Snacks
This Spicy Jerky is Infused with Savory Coffee Flavor
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47
Brown Rice Snack Bowls
Brown Rice Snack Bowls
These Portable Rice Snacks Offer a Sweet Way to Fuel Up on the Go
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46
Meatless Jerky Snacks
Meatless Jerky Snacks
This Soy-Based Vegetarian Snack Plays Up Artisan Seasoning
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45
Chocolate Watermelon Cookies
Chocolate Watermelon Cookies
This Cookie Biscuit Flavor Comes in 'Salt Watermelon Chocolate Chip'
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44
Convenient Carnivore Snacks
Convenient Carnivore Snacks
Buff's Cured Bison Meat Snacks are Ideal for On-The-Go Enjoyment
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Protein-Packed Muffins
Protein-Packed Muffins
Lenny & Larry's Protein Muffin Snacks are Rich in Nutrients
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42
Soy-Based Yogurt Cups
Soy-Based Yogurt Cups
These Single-Serve Yogurt Alternatives are High in Plant Protein
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41
Flavored Salmon Snacks
Flavored Salmon Snacks
'Dear North' Makes Snack-Sized Salmon Bites in Wild Flavors
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40
Chocolate-Covered Cheese Bars
Chocolate-Covered Cheese Bars
These Yooli Products Combine Chocolate and Cheese
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39
Gourmet Cricket Bars
Gourmet Cricket Bars
Gathr's Cricket Flour Snack Bars Come in Adult-Oriented Flavors
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38
Frozen Coconut Meat Snacks
Frozen Coconut Meat Snacks
The Virgin Coconut Meat from Mightybee Comes in Freezer-Friendly Bags
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37
All-Natural Jerky Snacks
All-Natural Jerky Snacks
'Fusion Jerky' is Putting a Creative Twist on Traditional Meat Snacks
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36
Exotic Plant Chips
Exotic Plant Chips
Danielle's Crispy Chips are Made with Okra, Taro, Durian and More
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35
Squeezable Yogurt Pouches
Squeezable Yogurt Pouches
The GoGo squeeZ YogurtZ Make Snack Time Easier for Parents
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34
Meatless Vegan Jerky
Meatless Vegan Jerky
Primal Spirit Foods' Vegan Snacks are Made with Seitan, Soy or Mushrooms
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33
Puffed Quinoa Snacks
Puffed Quinoa Snacks
'I Heart Keenwah' Makes Quinoa Puffs in Gourmet Flavors
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32
Flavored Broccoli Snacks
Flavored Broccoli Snacks
'Broccoli Poppers' Amplify the Flavor of a Simple Raw Snack
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31
Single-Serve Donut Packets
Single-Serve Donut Packets
Nanna's Donut Packaging is Easily Portable and Prevents Sticky Fingers
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30
Allergen-Free Vegetable Chips
Allergen-Free Vegetable Chips
Hilary's New Line of Veggie Bites is a Health Snack Option
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29
Bite-Sized Meat Snacks
Bite-Sized Meat Snacks
OLIVING Makes Small Meat Fillets for Enjoyment Outside of Meals
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28
Spicy Carrot Sticks
Spicy Carrot Sticks
Bolthouse Farms' Baby Carrots for Kids are Sold with Enhanced Flavors
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27
All-In-One Breakfast Bars
All-In-One Breakfast Bars
This Paleo Breakfast Bar Has Coffee, Egg and Bacon Ingredients
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26
Spiced Banana Jerky
Spiced Banana Jerky
Antony & Sons' Dried Banana Snack is a Fruit-Based Jerky Alternative
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25
Portable Peanut Butter Packets
Portable Peanut Butter Packets
The Little Buddy's Packets Make It Easy to Take Nut Butter to Go
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24
Low-Fat Dessert Yogurts
Low-Fat Dessert Yogurts
YoCrunch Yogurt is Infused With Familiar Confections
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23
Drinkable Greek Yogurts
Drinkable Greek Yogurts
The LALA Greek Yogurt Smoothies are Made for Consumers on the Go
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22
Microwavable Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
Microwavable Grilled Cheese Sandwiches
This Pre-Packaged Sandwich Can Be Cooked in the Microwave
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21
Crunchy Dairy Cups
Crunchy Dairy Cups
These Cottage Cheese Containers Include Compartment for Toppings
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20
Spicy Poultry Protein Snacks
Spicy Poultry Protein Snacks
The Ginsters Meat Club Snacks Come in Tandoori and BBQ Flavor Options
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19
Chicken Hummus Snacks
Chicken Hummus Snacks
'Hummus PLUS' Pairs Hummus and Chicken for an Additional Protein Boost
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18
Portable Pickle Snacks
Portable Pickle Snacks
Oh Snap!'s Portable Snacks are Individually Packaged Without Brine
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17
Organic Cottage Cheese Cups
Organic Cottage Cheese Cups
These Flavored Cottage Cheese Cups are Made from Organic Ingredients
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16
Protein-Rich Dairy Snacks
Protein-Rich Dairy Snacks
The Arla Protein Cottage Cheese Snack Provides 20-Grams of Protein
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15
Puffed Chickpea Snacks
Puffed Chickpea Snacks
Organic 'HIPPEAS' Appeal to a New Generation of Hippies
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14
Convenient Seed Snack Packaging
Convenient Seed Snack Packaging
The Punch Foods Superseeds Organic Seed Snacks are Scrumptious
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13
Frozen Fruit Cups
Frozen Fruit Cups
Wawona Frozen Foods' Single-Serve Cups are Loaded with Superfruits
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12
Single-Serve Soup Pods
Single-Serve Soup Pods
The New Keurig and Campbell's K-Cup Makes Single Soup Cups Like Coffee
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11
Yogurt Puree Tubes
Yogurt Puree Tubes
Bolthouse Farms' Tubes of Fruit for Kids Blend Fruit Puree and Yogurt
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10
Drinkable Probiotic Yogurts
Drinkable Probiotic Yogurts
Fruzinga's Yogurt Bottles Introduce a New Wave of Functional Dairy
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9
Blended Breakfast Pouches
Blended Breakfast Pouches
The 'Good Morning' Breakfast Drinks Come Portable Formats
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8
Preservative-Free Protein Bars
Preservative-Free Protein Bars
These Organic Protein Bars Are a Healthy Alternative to Meals
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7
Portable Breakfast Puddings
Portable Breakfast Puddings
JillyV's Jumpstarters Combine Oats, Yogurt and Chia Seeds with Fruit
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6
Sugar-Free Donut Packs
Sugar-Free Donut Packs
Noshu's Handmade Desserts Feature No Added Sugars
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5
Meal-Sized Snack Foods
Meal-Sized Snack Foods
The New Farmer's Pantry Range is a Complete Meal in the Form of a Snack
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4
Single-Serve Veggie Packages
Single-Serve Veggie Packages
These Fruit and Veggie Snacks are Made in Potion-Controlled Sizes
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3
Pocket-Sized Protein Snacks
Pocket-Sized Protein Snacks
Oscar Mayer's P3 Portable Protein Packs are a Healthy Energy Source
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2
Health-Conscious Superfood Snacks
Health-Conscious Superfood Snacks
The Skinny Ancient Grains Sticks are Made with Protein Quinoa
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Single-Serve Protein Snacks
Single-Serve Protein Snacks
The Pro2snax Line Combines Fresh Produce with Healthy Protein
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