CoolBrands expands Tropicana in Europe, adds Moose Tracks at home.CoolBrands International Inc. has announced two new ventures this month. On the international front the company reports that it has entered into an agreement with Rolland, S.A. of Landerneau Cedex, France to launch a line of Tropicana branded frozen fruit juice bar novelties in France and Belgium. Domestically, CoolBrands is the exclusive marketer of Tropicana frozen desserts under a long-term license from Tropicana Products Tropicana Products, an American based company, was founded in Bradenton, Florida, USA in 1947 by Anthony T. Rossi. Since 1998, it has been owned by PepsiCo, Inc. History
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The agreement with Rolland provides that that company will manufacture Tropicana frozen novelties at its plant located in Brest, France
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The launch of Tropicana frozen novelties in France and Belgium follows the company's successful introduction of the Tropicana frozen novelty product line in the United States and Canada in 1997 and 1999, respectively. CoolBrands notes that the launch coincides with the growing dominance of Tropicana Pure Premium as the leading fresh juice brand in France, Belgium and a host of other European countries.
"Tropicana Pure Premium is the third largest branded food product in the U.S. and the fourth largest in Canada, and is fast achieving similar dominance in Europe and throughout the world," said CoolBrands' President and Co-CEO David J David J. Haskins (b. April 24, 1957, in Northampton, England) is a British alternative rock musician. He was the bassist for the seminal gothic rock band Bauhaus. Life and work . Stein. "CoolBrands is delighted to share in this growth by developing the Tropicana brand in the frozen dessert category. Rolland, S.A. is a major European manufacturer and marketer of frozen desserts, and the alliance announced today establishes a platform for future expansion into additional European markets."
CoolBrands will market Moose Tracks and other Alaskan Classics frozen novelties under the Eskimo Pie Eskimo Pie is a brand name for a chocolate-covered vanilla ice cream bar wrapped in foil, the first such dessert sold in the United States.
Danish immigrant Christian Kent Nelson, a schoolteacher and candy store owner, claimed to have received the inspiration for the Eskimo brand. In Moose Tracks, CoolBrands gains access to one of the most popular proprietary ice cream flavors in the U.S. Since its launch in 1993, the flavor, consisting of vanilla ice Robert Matthew Van Winkle (born October 31, 1968), better known as Vanilla Ice, is a Grammy Award nominated, American Music Award winning American rapper and actor known mostly for the 1990 single "Ice Ice Baby. cream combined with chocolate peanut butter cups and swirled with thick fudge, has been licensed by 84 different marketers for use in packaged ice cream.
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3. Stein, "Denali Flavors believes the best way to achieve similar success in the frozen novelty category is through co-branding with Eskimo Pie, an established leader among frozen novelty brands and a perfect match to the distinctive brand imagery and high quality standards of Moose Tracks and other Alaskan Classics products. We believe Moose Tracks adds a new dimension to the Eskimo Pie product line, and opens significant new growth opportunities for the brand."
The first product introduced under the agreement is the Eskimo Pie Moose Tracks Ice Cream Bar An ice cream bar is a frozen dessert on a stick or a candy bar that has ice cream in it. The coating is usually a thin layer of chocolate. Sometimes there is some crunchy goodness on the outside too. . Made from vanilla ice cream filled with crushed Moose Tracks chocolate peanut butter cups and swirls of Moose Tracks fudge and coated with Eskimo Pie's Midnight Sun dark chocolate coating, it is available in 4-packs for supermarkets, 12-packs for club stores, and single packs for c-stores, vending trucks, and other impulse market outlets.
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Denali supply dairies across the country with ingredients for the Alaskan Classics product line, as well as ingredients for shakes, sorbets, and milk. Its top of the line variegates include: Heavy Fudge, as featured in its Moose Tracks products, Island (butter) Fudge, Thick Caramel, Iditarod Peanut Butter, and Butter Pecan pecan: see hickory.
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Among the companies that offer Moose Tracks are Barber Ice Cream, Cascade Glacier, Creamland, Dean Foods, Gifford's Ice Cream, Kinnett Dairies, Kroger's, Marigold marigold, any plant of the genus Tagetes of the family Asteraceae (aster family), mostly Central and South American herbs cultivated elsewhere as garden flowers. The two common species of marigold, both annuals, are distinguished as African, or Aztec (T. Foods, Meadow Gold, Pierre's French Ice Cream, Publix Supermarkets, Stroh's, Trauth Dairy, and Velvet Ice Cream.
In addition to Tropicana and Eskimo Fie, CoolBrands markets a broad range of frozen novelties and frozen dessert products under the Welch's, Weight Watchers Smart Ones, Betty Crocker Betty Crocker, an invented persona and mascot, is a brand name and trademark of American food company General Mills. The name was first developed by the Washburn Crosby Company in 1921 as a way to give a personalized response to consumer product questions. , Trix, Yoplait, Colombo, and Yoo Hoo brand. In addition, CoolBrands franchises and licenses frozen dessert outlets operated under the Yogen Fruz, I Can't Believe It's Yogurt (ICBIY), Bresler's Ice Cream and Premium Frozen Yogurt, Swensen's Ice Cream, Golden Swirl, Ice Cream Churn, and Java Coast Fine Coffees, with company-owned, franchised and non-traditional partnership locations in approximately 80 countries around the world.