Hillsborough, NJ: Taste of Crete, a Greek Specialty company in located in Hillsborough, NJ announces new packaging for its line of artisanal Greek cookies based on family recipes.
Previously known as EVANGELIA'S TRADITIONAL GREEK COOKIES, the new cookies are the same treasured family recipes with a new TASTE OF CRETE branding which will tie them in to a projected extended product line. The original three cookie varieties of Wine, Orange, and Grape Petimezi will be joined by additional new flavors as well as variations of the established types for different applications.
The new packaging will be more consumer friendly featuring resealable, recyclable packaging. The cookies are made following the classic Greek tradition of baking with olive oil instead of butter. They are Greek, vegan, heart healthy, kosher, all natural, and contain no dairy ingredients. In addition to the bakery tubs, Taste of Crete is presenting the cookies in packaging for countertop sales, vending machines, bulk packaging for food service and restaurants, and as bulk frozen dough.
Retailers will find the new packaging to be shelf friendly and attractive to their customers, with beautiful bakery tubs featuring eye catching artwork representing the unique cookie flavors. They constitute a much desired healthy alternative to ordinary cookie offerings and offer many qualities which health-conscious consumers are looking for today.
Esther Luongo Psarakis, Founder and President of Taste of Crete says, “The mission of Taste of Crete is to share the joy of the healthy and delicious foods of Greece. When people try our products they are delighted that foods which are so flavorful can actually be beneficial to their health. Indeed, many of these recipes go back many generations to primitive times when life and foods were much simpler and healthier.”
The expansion of the Taste of Crete cookie line follows the success of Taste of Crete's award winning extra virgin PDO olive oil. In addition to the new cookie transformation, enlightened consumers will be enchanted by a highly anticipated Taste of Crete new product lineup which has of yet not been disclosed. Says Ms. Psarakis: “Taste of Crete takes great pride in presenting authentic quality Greek products to the public. Greek foods are becoming a popular and timely choice recently, but many of the offerings are not necessarily healthy or traditional. Customers can feel confident that when they purchase a Taste of Crete product it is made with fine ingredients in a quality fashion.” It is an exciting time for Taste of Crete and its customers. Taste of Crete may be found on the web at www.tasteofcrete.com.