Ruby Fresh courts foodservice with pomegranate snacksA new line of pomegranate aril snacks from Ruby Fresh is scheduled to debut at the Produce Marketing Association’s Foodservice Conference & Expo in Monterey, Calif., July 25-27.

The Ruby Fresh Jewels come in 2-ounce cups for foodservice operations such as school lunch programs. The company also offers 16-ounce foodservice packs, according to a news release.

“We are excited to unveil our new line of Jewels, but especially proud to be contributing to school lunch programs with a healthy addition of our new 2-ounce pomegranate aril cups,” domestic salesman David Anthony said in the release.

The Firebaugh, Calif.-based company also is introducing Ruby Fresh Jewels in 4- and 5.3-ounce sizes, in packs of two and four cups each, according to the release.

Another product from the company, Ruby Fresh Salad Jewels, combines fresh arils with nuts, bacon crumbles and cheese. The Salad Jewels are available in Sparkling Spring Mix, Brilliant Southern Blend and Gleaming Mediterranean Medley.