Keen to satisfy the growing demand from its customers to stock a wider range of healthier, freefrom snacks that offer a ‘conscious snacking’ alternative to potato crisps, healthy snacks wholesaler, epicurium, Vegan Store and independent brand wholesalers, Faire, faire.com and www.ankorstore.com/ all now stock the Purely Plantain Chips ranges.
Both retailers and independent wholesalers, have seen a massive rise in consumer and trade demand for small, independent makers and suppliers offering sustainably sourced products and boasting positive environmental credentials. Purely, a specialist producer of plantain chips, is an authentic, passionate snacking brand with a social conscience, is also on-shelf at mainstream supermarkets and independent retailers, including Ocado and at selected Co-op stores across the UK.
Purely’s Ecuadorian-grown plantain – a cousin of the banana – is a delicious, savoury fruit considered a dietary staple throughout Africa, South-East Asia, Central and South America. Across these countries, plantain crisps are already a well-established, much loved and versatile street food snack. Packed full of nutritional goodness, including antioxidants, magnesium, fibre and vitamins, plantain is now growing in popularity in the UK as the health benefits of this exotic staple become more widely known.
HFSS compliant, Purely Plantain Crisps are delightfully moreish. Kettle-cooked in Ecuador and combined with Purely’s delicious flavours, including Wild Garlic, Nice & Spicy and Sea Salt, make them the perfect accompaniment to drinks, particularly gin and tonic and cocktails, and also partner perfectly with dips such as Guacamole, Houmous and Salsa.
”We started making plantain chips because we wanted to create a healthier alternative to potato crisps and wanted to reach out to a wider audience to enjoy them as we know how delicious this unsung, yet more nutritious cousin of the banana is.”
Purely Plantain Chips are 100% natural, and are free from gluten, wheat, sugar, additives, dairy, palm oil and trans fats. RRP £1 for a 28g snack pack and £1.99 for a 75g sharing bag.