Cool Off This Summer with Nestlé’s Refreshing Popz™

Kids frozen treat products are free of artificial colours and flavours

To Press Releases listToronto, ON,Jun 22, 2016

Summer has arrived Canada! With rising temperatures and more outdoor playtime, we know kids of all ages will be looking for cool and refreshing summer treats.  Nestlé Canada has parents covered this season with its delicious Popz™ lineup, a kids frozen treat portfolio free of artificial colours and flavours.

Globally, Nestlé has made several nutrition, health and wellness commitments including commitments to its kids product portfolio, which must meet its Nutritional Foundation Criteria. This means that all children’s products must be no more than 110 calories per serving and contain no more than 11 g of added sugar per serving.

“We are committed to providing parents with frozen treat options they can feel good about giving to their kids,” said Chandra Kumar, President, Ice Cream, Nestlé Canada. “We are proud of our commitments and excited to offer a kids frozen treats portfolio that has eliminated the use of artificial flavours and artificial colours, has no more than 110 calories per serving and contains no more than 11 g of added sugar per serving.”

The range of product innovations includes:

  • Fru Popz: Delicious watermelon flavoured ice pops with chocolatey chip seeds. No artificial colours (prepared from natural sources) or flavours. 60 calories per 73 ml pop.
  • Popping Popz: A mouth-watering strawberry, orange, and lemon flavoured ice pop with a surprise popping centre. No artificial colours (prepared from natural sources) or flavours. 70 calories per 50 ml pop.
  • Peelin’ Popz: Yummy chocolate or vanilla frozen dessert with a banana flavoured jelly peel. Bite. Peel. Enjoy. The only frozen treat you can peel and eat. No artificial colours (prepared from natural sources) or flavours. 60 calories per 50 ml pop.
  • Teeny Popz: Ghost-shaped mini sherbet pops in a creamy fruity coating. There are five flavours in every pack: strawberry, orange, lemon, pineapple and lime. No artificial colours (prepared from natural sources) or flavours. Mini-size. 110 Calories per 3 pops (45 ml).
  • Jet Popz:  A triple taste of fun with this refreshing cherry, white lemon and blue raspberry flavoured ice pop. No artificial colours (prepared from natural sources) or flavours. 40 calories per 50 ml pop.
  • Tropifruit Itzakadoozie Popz: A delicious twisty and tasty tropical treat filled with mango, pineapple, passion fruit, and peach flavours. No artificial colours (prepared from natural sources) or flavours. 50 calories per 80 ml pop.

For a complete listing of product and nutritional information, please visit www.madewithnestle.ca/kids-frozen-treats.