Dr Pepper Snapple Group has introduced Hawaiian Punch Aloha Morning, a breakfast drink said to have 40% less sugar than other juice drinks. The drink is offered in three varieties: orange citrus, mixed berry citrus and strawberry citrus.
Chocolate company Lindt has launched Lindt Classic Recipe Raisin & Nuts bar. Available at Lindt Chocolate Shops and wholesale locations, the bars combine premium milk chocolate with raisins and roasted hazelnuts and almonds.
The House of Representatives is expected to vote today on legislation that would give the FDA more power to enforce food safety, though Senate action is not expected until the fall. The bill allows the FDA to order food recalls, conduct more inspections and demand better record-keeping, and requires facilities to pay a $500 annual fee.