Healthy indulgence: Confectionery NPD

Jan 2019

Confectionery NPD with added health benefits is thriving as consumers seek out guilt-free and healthy indulgence. Lighter options have flooded the markets, ranging from reduced sugar content to lighter alcohol options and smaller portion sizes. Vegetarian and vegan claims are trending in the gummies space and several chocolate products are fulfilling vegan criteria.


Belvas Hot Chocolate Drops with Coconut Sugar (Belgium). Pure organic dark chocolate from Peru, comes in a 150g resealable paper sack. 85 percent chocolate. Gluten free. Suitable for vegans. Cocoa Origin Peru. Green Dot Certified. Kosher Certified. USDA Organic.