Blue Diamond Almonds’ Nut Chips is an all- natural, gluten-free, kosher potato chip alternative, made from almonds and brown rice, that comes in three flavors: Sea Salt, Nacho and Sour Cream & Chive. The chips are baked, not fried, and contain 20g of whole grains per serving. According to Blue Diamond, they “process nearly one-third of the world’s crop of almonds annually,” and want to produce the most “tasty almond products in the world.”

Kelapo Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is now available in the form of baking sticks. The pre-measured sticks allow customers to bake with this flavorful alternative to butter, says the company, one that is trans-fat free and complements tastes from savory to sweet. Each pack contains two 4-ounce baking sticks, each one of which measures out to ½ cup, or 8 tablespoons. The butter replacement ratio is 1:1, and recipes can be found inside each package.

Horphag Research Nutrition, a subsidiary of Horphag Research (supplier of Pycnogenol), now offers Salty-R, a natural and cost-effective salt enhancer. This ingredient can reduce the amount of salt in products by 25–35%, depending on the application. It also enhances the food’s flavor. Possible applications include snacks, pre-made meals, soups and sauces, dressings and isotonic beverages.

New from Enzymotec Ltd. is K•REAL Real Krill Oil. This pure krill oil is extracted through a Multi Stage Oil-extraction process from Antarctic Krill containing omega-3 fatty acids (EPA/DHA), phospholipids and astaxanthin. The extraction process offers an optimal preparation process that preserves krill oil’s natural qualities and ensures its freshness.

The Kid-Kare Probiotic Blend from Nebraska Cultures Inc. is designed to help replenish the strains most commonly found in healthy children and infants, according to the firm. The blend is 35% Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS-1, 35% Bifidobacterium bifidum, 15% Bifidobacterium longum and 15% Bifidobacterium infantis.

O.Berk Company introduces its Cylinder Collection of Foamer Dispensers, which include containers, non-aerosol foam dispenser closures and overcaps. Several sizes are available: 50 ml/HDPE (white or natural), 100 ml/HDPE and 150 ml/HDPE (white), 210 ml/HDPE and 75 ml/PET (clear). Custom colors and decorations are available.

Chia seeds are the latest offering from BI Nutraceuticals. The seeds are sterilized using the firm’s special Protexx HP process and are gluten and cholesterol free. They offer a complete vegan source of protein, more fiber than common grains on the market, omega-3s and a range of antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, amino acids and nutrients.

TeaFense is a newly released ingredient from Stratum Nutrition. The whole food ingredient blends capsicum and green tea to support the aging process. TeaFense can be used in dietary supplement products and in foods and beverages. “TeaFense supports the healthy aging platform within our portfolio strategy as a natural, whole food ingredient with an interesting story, “says the company.

Three new supplement products containing omega-3 formulas with targeted health benefits are now available from Rainbow Light. The products are Omega Cardio Performance, Omega Brain Performance and Omega Skin & Mood. Each contains varying dosages of EPA, DHA and other nutrients with researched benefits in the specific health category of each product. Only small, wild caught fish from the sustainable fisheries of Peru are used.